Flixton – Rotting logs


Flixton – Rotting logs …… The sight of a pile of rotting logs does not please the majority it seems. “Tidy up this eye-sore,” is the cry.  “Sacrilege!” is my reply. That heap of matter slowly returning fibre and nutrients…

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Winter Wonderland


Winter Arrives at the Museum …… On the last week before the museum closes for maintenance over Christmas and the New Year we have turned into a winter wonderland. The museum is still open and a few hardy souls visited…

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Marble Galls


Leaves, Oaks and Galls ……. At this time of year leaves are a problem at the museum, they blow in all the building, block gutters and drain gullies which have to be cleared.  Below is an article about this time…

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Update on Adair Walk


Update on Adair Walk …………………. Second Section Now Open Previously I reported that “due to recent weather damage, a long stretch of Adair Walk had to be closed.  The walkway was unsafe as damage had occurred to the walkway planking…

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Nature along the Adair Walk


Nature along the Adair Walk …………….. The Adair walk was a sorry sight. No vegetation crowding in. No willows rustling overhead. As for the board-walk, that too needed urgent attention after the felling and removal of the willows was done….

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