From September, 2017

Herefordshire’s Own Hampton Court

Everyone knows Henry VIII’s famous palace and garden that sits in splendour by the River Thames near London. However, few people are aware that there’s an equally as splendid Hampton Court Castle hidden away in the heart of Herefordshire that’s even older than it’s better-known namesake.    A Grade 1listed building just outside Leominster, Herefordshire’s…

Choosing A Stove

As winter approaches, we’re often contacted by people wanting advice on stoves, keen to establish how safe they are. Either they’re thinking about buying one for the first time or they’ve inherited a stove with the house they’ve bought. If a stove meets legal requirements, is properly installed by a registered engineer and maintained regularly,…

It’s Off to Yeo Valley We Go

With their rapping farmers & contemporary approach to marketing, it would be easy to think that Yeo Valley are one of the new, 21st century dairy giants on the block, along with the likes of Muller or Delamere. However, the Mead family, the driving force behind the brand, have been farming in Somerset since the…