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  • Spring, 12 days after Winter!

    How weird is the British weather? Temperature minus 9 on my driveway on 11 February with every twig, fence and garden ornament covered in hoar frost like flakes of Maldon Sea Salt. And 12 days later, today is a balmy 16 degrees and the sun is shining on Rutland! Hares are not waiting until March to go mad, as three were sparring in the field at the bottom of the hill where I live when... Continue reading

  • Rutland in the snow on Saturday

    Rutland in the snow on Saturday

    What a beautiful day it was on Saturday.   Minus 9 in the village but bright sunshine.  The frost was like great flakes of sea salt.