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    2017 Season with the Brentford Bees

    Blog 21st September 2017

    The highs, the lows, the transfers and new captains… I can’t be the only bee keeper that has a Google Alert set up for ‘London Bees’ triggering an email each…

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    Back with Bertinet

    Blog 24th July 2017

    On the hottest week of the year – get back in the bakery! Regular readers will remember the fantastic week that my baking buddy, Katie, and I had at The…

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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…

  • ‘Get off your horse and drink your milk.‘*  *John Wayne It must have been over ten years ago when we profiled Fairtrade Fortnight at our church with a breakfast feast…

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    Take Two: Another Home Brew

    Blog 16th February 2015

    “Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.”* *Benjamin Franklin Yesterday afternoon as I sprayed our fruit trees with a winter wash, as natural…

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    London Calling…

    Blog 9th February 2015

    “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.”* *Samuel Johnson I received a Tweet recently that…

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    Munching Marmalade…

    Blog 2nd February 2015

    “I came all the way in a lifeboat, and ate marmalade. Bears like marmalade.”* *Paddington Bear This year, I may have more in common with Paddington Bear than ever before.…

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    Why did the chicken go to school?

    Blog 26th January 2015

    “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”* *John Dewey We had a lovely surprise in the post last week; this thank you card from the staff and…

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    A Sweet Start

    Blog 20th January 2015

    “Life is the flower for which love is the honey.”* *Victor Hugo Well, for creatures so small, they still love our attention even when they are huddled together in the…

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    2015 – Bring it on…

    Blog 12th January 2015

    “If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living.” Here at Hen Corner, we believe that living life to the full is a gift…