Christmas Newsletter

NEWSLETTER No. 27 Festive greetings from the heart of the Lake District! Estate Manager Jon here with your annual yuletide helping of news, gossip, hearsay and uncorroborated nonsense sent to you directly from Patterdale, scienti cally proven to be the centre of the known universe. Possibly. ‘Newsletter No 27’ is a bit dry really, I […]

Flood be damned, flood be dammed!

In my last update  I told you about the exciting events of the 5th December, remember? Well, we’ve had storm Frank since then – glorious 90mph winds and 24 hrs of refreshing British rain (perfect for tea-making), BUT WE HAVE SURVIVED!!! Yet again the work done post-Desmond damming up the demolished beck walls has discouraged Grisedale […]