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    Remember Memberillo

    Blog 13th October 2016

    As a child of the seventies, I looked forward to the 5 minute television shows for children on BBC1 each day before the evening news, and when the characters of…

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    September in the City

    Blog 26th September 2016

    What a wonderful month we’ve had so far this September! The hottest day of the year, and the highest temperature for September since 1911, was the very day that we…

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    A Year in the New Kitchen

    Blog 14th August 2016

    We hope you like the new website, don’t forget to subscribe at the bottom to keep up to date! We’ve lived in this house, with hens, at the corner of…

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    Find us at the Festival!

    Blog 26th July 2016

    You know what they say about ‘Making hay while the sun shines?’ Well, I’m a firm believer in grabbing opportunities, delighting in all that the season has to offer and celebrating every day with a true sense of thankfulness.

  • We are delighted, at last, to present to you our exciting new website. We have been dreaming of and planning this for many months and whilst we are sad to say goodbye to the little red hen, we are proud to shout out Hello London!

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    Our Urban Smallholding

    Blog 30th June 2016

    We’ve been living the Good Life recently; the kitchen garden is booming, we’ve harvested nearly £700 worth of food, the bees are making honey and the new chicks have hatched…

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    I’ve got the cure…

    Blog 11th June 2016

    Last weekend I was fortunate to participate in a Butchery and Charcuterie Course, this was my Christmas present from Andy and I’d been waiting for months for the day to come around.

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    Doing it for the kids…

    Blog 25th May 2016

    What a week we had! 300 children met our chickens on Monday, 22 pre-school children and their grown ups helped with the bee keeping on Tuesday and 60 children baked…

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    Super, Super, Super…

    Blog 11th May 2016

    Yesterday was a good day, OK it was sopping wet with so much rain that we had to postpone our Full Day Bee Keeping Course, but we had some super…

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    One Spoon or Two?

    Blog 20th April 2016

    We had been planning it since last August and finally the day came around for our first greenwood craft day at Hen Corner. It was great to work with guest…