Garden Wooden Art

Outside the Tasting Lodge Café we now have a gorgeous display of Wooden Garden Art including mushrooms, dragonflies and flowers. Akeman Woodsmen have been creating art from their local Cotgrave woodlands and now they are here for you to enjoy. Prices start at a very reasonable £8 for a rustic wood flower. Mushrooms have a

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Welcome to our new tutors

We are delighted to be welcoming another two new fabulous tutors to Rural Antics team. BBC presenter Penney Pozyer and Sugarcrafting expert Sue Shuttleworth who bring a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to their profession.  Penney Poyzer – Funky Foraging Tutor You may recognise Penney aka ‘eco queen – the queen of green’ from the BBC, appearing on Loose Women, The

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Flowering time

Vine flowers

July 2019 After a wet June, now the sun is out the vines are growing fast, some canes have grown the full metre from the fruiting wire to the top of the trellis. The vineyard team are busy ‘tucking in’. This involves winding the vine cane upwards through the horizontal trellis wires. About 2000 vines

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