Category Archives: Inspired By / Behind the Scenes

It’s a Dog’s Life during Show Season at Brocks

Apparently, according to Tessa Waugh of Country Life Magazine .... "dogs can be a huge advantage to any office. As anyone who takes their dog to work will tell you, the presence of an office canine does wonders for atmosphere, puts things into perspective & offers a soothing presence".

...... but then, ...

Food – Glorious Food! A Bake-Well Easter Celebration

As scenes reminiscent of that ‘never-to-happen again’ Winter of ’63 …. (for those of us old enough to remember) hit the Peak District recently, I am sure many of you, who had been looking forward to the Easter Break in and around Bakewell, were maybe wishing you had booked to go to sunnier climes. But fear ...

A Day at the Races Part 2 – Point-to-Point Racing – How the Amateurs Do it!

FLAGG RACES, EASTER TUESDAY, 2nd APRIL 2013 As I leave home in the early hours of the morning to ‘do’ my horse & rush back home in time for work, the temperature gauge in the car fluctuates around the -6°C to -8°C mark, yet again!  My route to the stables takes me via the final road-crossing ...