NEWSFLASH... WE ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!Our bricks and mortar shop is once again OPEN to the public!
Opening hours are 10am to 4pm, 7 days a week. As a small business we request that you continue to follow the Welsh government guidelines regarding Covid please: wear a face mask, use the hand sanitiser provided on entry and socially distance. Payment for any purchases will be via card only.
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Did you know...English novelist and playwright John Galsworthy was born on this day in 1867. He is best known for The Forsyte Saga. In 1921, he won the Nobel Prize in Literature.
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Wildlife in My Garden
I am very lucky to live in the Wye Valley on the edge of the Forest of Dean. Our garden backs onto woodland so we have a wide variety of wildlife. Having cats, I have also seen another layer of wildlife that has been brought to the door over the years! We have the whole spectrum of wildlife from Deer down to Spiders. There is always something to see all through the year. The birdsong, however, is a constant beautiful backdrop...
I was a rat!
I was a rat! (or The Scarlet Slippers) by Philip Pullman Are you at all familiar with the story of Cinderella? And do you, by chance, remember the part of that tale where Cinderella’s fairy godmother turns up and helps her fulfil her wish to go the ball and meet Prince Charming? Six white mice turned into horses to pull the carriage which had previously been a pumpkin. The old guard dog was magically changed into the carriage driver and two rats were...
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What the view is like
Due to recent flooding, we have fitted a webcam to the outside of our shop to allow us to monitor the river level remotely. But it also allows our customers to get a view of the Wye Valley!
We'll try and keep the camera pointing in a sensible direction. Let us know if you spot anything interesting! The image should refresh around every 10 to 15 minutes.