Six on Saturday 29th May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks six on Saturday. It’s not even June and that famous phrase has been uttered on the national press “hosepipe ban” or at least the threat of a hosepipe ban. apparently Yorkshire Water is worried about the levels in their reservoirs enough to advise people to be careful when using…

Furloughed….12 weeks of gardening….maybe….week 10

KHello and welcome to this weeks midweek mini blog about my adventures on gardening amongst some of the most strangest times we have ever known. These blogs are supposed to be a humorous look into my escapades in the garden but after the revelations about Dominic Cummings at the weekend and his refusal to apologise…

Six on Saturday 23rd May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks Six on Saturday. I start his weeks blog with good news and bad news. We had some actual proper rain during Thursday night/Friday morning for the first time since what must be beginning of March as an Atlantic front crossed the country. The bad news that when an Atlantic…

Furloughed….12 weeks of gardening….maybe….Week 9.

Hello and welcome to this weeks SOS. When I started this mini blog 9 weeks ago I gave it a naff name thinking that the lockdown would not last that long for me. How wrong I was. Most of my work is on the hospitality industry and by the looks of it the hospitality industry…

Six on Saturday 16th May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks SOS. There seems to be a more positive vibe in the country at the moment with Boris relaxing some restrictions but I can’t help thinking that there is one or 2 bumps and tests to come. One positive relaxation of the rules was of course garden centres are open…

Six on Saturday 9th May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks six. Anybody got any idea what week of Lockdown this is. Week 8? Ones thing for sure the virus seems to be still with us and seems to be hanging around a bit longer compared to other countries. I had chosen to be not very political during this crisis…

Furloughed….12 weeks of gardening….perhaps….Week 7??

Hello and welcome to this weeks mini blog on my weekly exploits in the garden. I am a little bit late with the blog this week because I lost track of time which is not difficult to do at this moment in history. We had actual rain last rain proper rain and the government looked…

Six on Saturday 2nd May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks six on Saturday. Something strange happened on the garden this week. We actually had some rain. On both occasions it just lasted 15 mins but I can confirm actual precipitation fell from the sky. The garden did look sparkly after the rain and was very much welcome. The rest…