Father was as clever as the dickens at getting all of us to assist him

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Guy Fawkes Night

Who was Guy Fawkes


Binary code: The same pattern which appears in the crop was transmitted into space in 1974 as a radio message and (inset) the brooding face is made up of circles.

Extract from a local Hampshire newspaper dated 31 August 2001

The Arecibo message sent out by SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence)


The possibility of a woodland in your own garden

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Creating a living work of art in your garden

Monet’s Japanese Bridge over the Lily Pond


Losing the joy of ‘Ownership’




Will the House of Windsor Survive?

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…but be careful, it may be insane jealousy to stop you from bagging the prize you deserve

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It will be several months before we know the full extent of the decline in the Honey Bee population — but it’s not looking good

Author’s Photograph of Honey Bees Foraging on Sedum Acre Flowers

Pamella Richards

Beekeeper — get the buzz

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