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Wildlife To Watch For In The Autumn

Wildlife to watch for in autumn

In the autumn, British wildlife goes into business preparing for the cold winter months. As the temperature drops, there is a lot of work to be done, such as fattening up for the winter, flying south and preparing homes for hibernations. Everywhere you look in the countryside there are signs of change as the wildlife Continue Reading →

Make the most of your October half-term with these outdoor activities

Prepare the kid’s for the Autumn woodland with suitable country clothing

The change of seasons from the warmer, dryer weather, to a colder and wetter Autumn can make it more challenging to find outdoor activities for kids to enjoy. However, we have a round-up of most of all the wonderful things available in the great outdoors over October half-term.

Countryside events this Autumn

Collection of conkers before the championships

As the season changes and the sun begins to fade, some may be left feeling glum that the summer is over, however there is certainly no need! The Autumn brings a beautiful array of colours into the natural environment along with an abundance of interesting wildlife and seasonal events to keep your spirits high. So Continue Reading →

Celebrate Autumn with this delicious Pumpkin Pie

A colour picture of 7 orange pumpkins

Pumpkins are most commonly found carved into gruesome shapes as a Halloween decoration. However, the tasty fruit is actually delicious, especially when baked in a pie. With our fabulous range of essential oven and aga products, there is no excuse to not get baking and try our brilliant recipe: You will need: 90g/3½oz butter, softened 65g/2½oz caster Continue Reading →

Autumn walks lift the spirits

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A recent National Trust survey has found that a walk in autumn colours helps to boost your mood, with 84% of those asked saying that autumn walks make them feel healthier, happier and calmer. The National Trust polled over a thousand people for the research, used during the launch of their Great British Walk 2014 Continue Reading →

Flavours of Autumn — Venison with Blackberry Sauce (Recipe)

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As the days turn darker, juicy autumn berries are now ripe for the picking from the bushes, ideal for both puddings and adding a sharp but sweet edge to traditional dishes. Our blackberry sauce perfectly captures the spirit of autumn, with its warm but tangy flavour adding to the succulent and rich flavours of the Continue Reading →