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Bumblebees

R & R in January...No, not Rest & Recuperation for the Horde but rather Recording & Research. If you are able to help with this it would be much appreciated. I mentioned to Dr David Sheppard, our Natural History 'consultant', that we seem to have quite a number of bumblebees about at present. This is in of itself quite interesting and worth recording, but David is particularly interested to know whether the bees are collecting pollen. If they are, the pollen can clearly be seen on their back legs.(We already have one exciting record for a garden in East Keal) Why is this of interest and import? Pollen gathering at this time of year would indicate that the Bumblebee nest has survived and that

Craft workshops: Mosaics and Peg Loom Weaving

There are a few places left on the following craft workshops: Mosaics and Peg Loom Weaving The Workshops have been organised by the Woolly Walls Executive Design Group - to whom we extend our thanks for their continuing commitment and hard work. We are also grateful to Lincolnshire Wolds Countryside Service for their financial support of the Woolly Walls Project, which allows us to sample crafts at very reduced costs. These events provide ideal opportunities to learn a new skill in a relaxed and enjoyable environment. No previous experience needed.. Mosaics Thursday, February 8th Swaby Village Hall 10.30am - 4pm A chance to create something individual and special under the experienced eye of

Christmas 2017

A celebration of Christmas in words and music at St. John the Baptist Church, Sutterby, Saturday 9th December 2017. Read all about it here