Busy-Lizzie


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Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 22:47

Thank you GWRS, Chicky and Fairygirl.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 17:36

David, I sent you a PM to see if it worked, but although I was able to write it I don't think it was sent.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 17:32

Dove, not much to look at on this thread, gap between 10.47 and my recent post!

Glad you had a good lunch.

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 16:59

Lovely red squirrel Fairygirl. I wouldn't have a hope of a photo here, they are so shy.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 16:46

What has happened to the avatar pictures? I only have little crosses.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 09:40

Morning all. Grey here.

Hope Dove has a good day.

Thank you Wonky and Lesley for birthday wishes for my son. He's at work today, engineer. We'll be seeing him in mid Feb on our way back from Norfolk. He lives in the middle of France. We are going to Eastbourne on the 4th to pack up OH's things in the flat. 8th is moving day to the cottage in Norfolk.

It's my birthday

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 09:20

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 Happy Birthday Dove, have a lovely day.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 28/01/2016 at 08:56


 


 


 

Lou, I really like before and after pics. I was looking through mine so I'll show you. The garden in 1991, the year after we moved in. Ground has been prepared for sowing grass. Garden is big so we had help for this. But the help was disappointing as they rotovated the grass and weeds, then raked it, but loads of roots were left behind so there were horrid things like bindweed and couch grass chopped up all over it.

Second pic is in May 1994, some of the red is Sweet Williams. Roses start flowering in May here in SW France.

Third pic is June 2013. I hope they all come out in the right order. I usually have to download the last pic first.

 

 

Wildlife in enclosed rear garden

Posted: 27/01/2016 at 22:46

Don't think it's big enough for a badger. My daughter had one digging under her fence. It killed her son's pet rabbit. It destroyed a strong outdoor rabbit run and left footprints. Then they saw it from the window early one morning. The hole was about 30cm wide.

Council orders pensioner to cut back "dangerous" yew hedge "because of health a

Posted: 27/01/2016 at 22:35

But the hedge was planted in 1880 and is beautifully trimmed. From the look of the photos there is enough room for two people to pass on the pavement, it certainly isn't half the width of the pavement.

2 minutes later - just looked at the hedge on Google maps, there is one corner that could be dangerous where the hedge overhangs the pavement. I think that corner should be cut back hard and the rest of the hedge is fine. As usual, journalism is exaggerating.

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