For those of you not 'friends' with me on Facebook, I've discovered we can publish videos here on the blog which is rather exciting! Here's Barry filming himself with his iPhone 4s, as he pushes Areandare encouragingly through the ice from Bardney Lock on Sunday morning ... And in case anyone's wondering, yes, we've lost … Continue reading The ice-breaking video – not for the squeamish!
You'll be pleased to know (if you're 'friends' with me on Facebook you'll probably already be aware), that Areandare, with lots of encouragement from Barry, broke through the ice above Bardney Lock yesterday morning. The other important news is that someone from The Environment Agency arrived just before we left, to take water samples. It's likely … Continue reading Ice Breaking success and some rescheduling required
The luck of the draw definitely isn't on our side at the moment! Although Tattershall Castle would normally be open on weekdays now from 11 to 5pm, today it's highly unlikely anyone there would be braving the elements. We most certainly weren't keen on venturing far ... However, there has been some unexpected consolation for … Continue reading Foiled again by The Beast