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The war against weeds

The growing season is well underway marked by the reappearance of my old foes; ground elder, bindweed and creeping buttercup that I thought I had previously blitzed to kingdom come. Fat chance. Problem is these weeds are near impossible to deter despite extensive mulching that supposedly suppresses growth, spread like wildfire which in my well cultivated garden

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June 22nd 2016: Happy 90th. Birthday, Bob Moyes

Quite a few people will remember Bob Moyes, often seen walking around the Village in his hi-vis jacket listening to his classical music through his earphones. Some may even remember his dog-walking days. However, those sightings have been absent for a few months as Bob, following a long spell of ill-health, is now resident in

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Gislingham skate park

Just a quick update after Gislingham Skate Park committee met last evening (18 th May). We discussed the forthcoming Summer Fair, sadly, after several enquiries and quotes, it is way too expensive to provide a demonstration or equipment for young people to use at the Fair. However, we are planning a stall and other activities,

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