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Who are the Hughes's?

Who are the Hughes's?

WHO ARE THE HUGHES’S?     David and myself are both from farming families and fairly local to Presteigne, although just over the border in Shropshire.  I have known David all my life as he was my brother’s friend at primary... Read More

All of a Flutter - More tails of the river bank

All of a Flutter - More tails of the river bank

ALL OF A FLUTTER More 'tails' of the river bank   It’s that time of year when love is in the air….well I think I’m talking “LUST” here!   Yes, the pheasants are back and the “COLONEL” is in... Read More

The Girls

The Girls

 THE GIRLS   Before I go any further, I should explain…..When I refer to the “girls”, I’m talking about our 4 dogs, not children.  Apart from the obvious difference, there is one other that distinguishes the... Read More

'Tails' of the River Bank

'Tails' of the River Bank

“TAILS” OF THE RIVER BANK TANGLEFOOT TANGO   Whilst returning from walking the girls (4 dogs) and feeding the ponies, I was reduced to tears of laughter by Hayley, who being a sheep dog of considerable, but sometimes questionable... Read More

Winter at Wegnalls

Winter at Wegnalls

WINTER AT WEGNALLS    B&B isn’t just for the summer!     The temperature may be dropping outside, the sun putting in only fleeting appearances and we’re drawing the curtains in what seems to be the middle of the... Read More

Fiddly Thinks

Fiddly Thinks

From time to time there may appear some ramblings under the heading of “fiddly thinks” and doubtless you’ll not have a clue as to its meaning. “ Fiddly thinks” is an expression used by my recently departed uncle who was a... Read More

Out of Interest - some curious information

Out of Interest - some curious information

OUT OF INTEREST….. Should you be wondering about the origins of the names WEGNALLS and KINGSTURNING …then here is my offering. I’m no historian, just asked or read a bit.   WEGNALL(S)   The name has been referred to using... Read More