Newsletter Spring 2022

Newsletter Spring 2022

“There is more in you than you think”  so said Kurt Hahn. In fact, it was inscribed on the wall of his family home. This phrase seems to reverberate with so many of the courses I take and the experiences of participants – many of you have seen it as it’s a slide that...
Newsletter May 2021

Newsletter May 2021

In April, we had four weeks without rain. It was the coldest, sunniest and driest April on record. I was stumbling around the land watering new saplings and using a pickaxe to dig the soil. As if to compensate, it hasn’t stopped raining in May – as we all know....
Newsletter April 2021

Newsletter April 2021

Television, Skylarks, Sunshine and Still Wearing A Thermal Vest. “Can you run round that again and then across the skyline please, Ruth?” I did more running while filming for ITV’s Coast and Country than I’ve probably done in a whole month! And I worked WITH other...
Newsletter February 2021

Newsletter February 2021

Exploring Boundaries & Two New Events The sun is higher over the mountains, there are bright yellow celandines in the fields and, at 6am today, we had LOUD birdsong. While January seemed to have 593 days in it, February has whizzed by – so much so that...
Newsletter January 2021

Newsletter January 2021

It felt almost like spring at times in the second part of January with slight warmth in the sunlight, snowdrops pushing through and I’m itching to push some new events out and to get going, as most of us are. I am waiting to see how the current C-19 uncertainty...
Newsletter December 2020

Newsletter December 2020

It seems hard to believe at the moment that skies will be blue and blossom will be frothing while we are all hunkering down but by the month of May, it will be happening. I’m growing to love getting out on the mountain bike – it’s a wonderful way to get into the hills...