Nature Notes

Nature Notes

We’ve had a bit of a hectic few weeks, so I’ve just got a few pictures of things that caught my eye recently out on our daily “brisk walks” Firstly – I thought this was a tiny leaf caught on the wall outside our gate, brushed it off and it turned into this lovely...
The Gardener’s Calendar

The Gardener’s Calendar

By Ian Clemens – There is always plenty to do in the garden! As colder weather is approaching, protect half-hardy plants with fleece or bring into a frost-free greenhouse or conservatory. Once the first frosts have blackened Dahlia foliage, lift tubers and store...
The Parishes Wildlife Group Update

The Parishes Wildlife Group Update

Like many other groups, the Parishes Wildlife Group had to postpone activities in 2020.  Thus we have been unable to embark on our project to draw up a Parish map showing important areas for wildlife which was due to be led by Bruce Middleton, former ranger at the...

Calling all ‘Wannabe’ Moviemakers

As you may have seen, we have started recording our Sunday morning services for putting on our website later to enable people, who, for whatever reason, are unable to attend the service in person, to view the service from the comfort of their homes. We would love to...
Flag Raising Dates

Flag Raising Dates

Ever wondered why the flag is flying on the village flag pole? 02 August                Dieppe Remembered Sunday (Canadian Flag) 15 August                Birthday of the Princess Royal 19 August                Anniversary of Dieppe Raid (Canadian Flag)    ...
The Gardener’s Calendar

The Gardener’s Calendar

By Ian Clemens – There is always plenty to do in the garden! Keep everything well watered especially during prolonged dry spells and don’t forget to feed plants with a general purpose liquid fertiliser. Continue to dead-head annuals and perennials to avoid...