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bees

  • Blog

    Down with the kids…

    Blog 13th June 2018

    This year, we have enjoyed working with many different school groups encouraging them to consider where their food comes from and giving them opportunities for some hands on experience and…

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    The Year of Fabulous Friends

    Blog 5th January 2018

    As the door to a new year opens, we look back at 2017 with thankfulness for good friends… Last year was our third year running Hen Corner as a full…

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    Summer Season at Hen Corner

    Blog 1st June 2017

    The days are long, there’s time for fun… Come and join us this summer! We have a wonderful programme of courses and events over the coming months, both here at…

  • Country Living Spring Fair Our ┬áchickens have become very used to travelling around London recently and a couple of our girls have even enjoyed the shampoo and blow dry to…

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    Back and Forth

    Blog 7th January 2017

    The decs are down, the children are back at school and we’re off! Yes, we’re off to start another brand spanking new year, but my baking buddy, Katie, and I…

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    Good Life Gift Guide

    Blog 5th December 2016

    We’re making a list and checking it twice As Christmas approaches, we are planning presents for family and friends and always find it lovely to receive a well-chosen gift from…

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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…

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    On your marks, get set, GROW!

    Blog 5th April 2016

    Regular readers may remember reading about our renovations in the Kitchen Garden earlier this year, the hoops and nets are really successful at keeping the chickens/cats/pigeons/foxes/etc. off our raised beds…