My stay at Lewinshope Farm

My escape to the green hills of Scotland began with the Watson’s at Lewinshope. I met my host family through Workaway, which is an awesome website that allows you to travel the world without breaking your budget. On top of that, you really get to experience the culture as you…

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Staying with the Watson family, a rewarding experience!

If you love the countryside and doing all kind of works, this post is for you! I met the Watson’s thanks to HelpX, an online listing of host farms, homestays, ranches and more who invite volunteer helpers to stay with them short-term in exchange for food and accommodation.    …

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The Roots of Dereham Shepherd Hut

Click onto Historic Shepherd Hut web site for loads of information if you are interested. J Roots Engineer East Dereham Norfolk JohnRoots started his career as a dealer, buying and selling in the various sale grounds and markets in and around Fakenham and Dereham. His success in this field, lead him…

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Book The Shepherd’s Hut now – a fun place to stay

We are now ready to take bookings! The Shepherd’s hut is situated at The Mill pond and can be booked together with The Mill or on its own, all year long. With its cosy wood burner and access to the Mill boot room, it is ideal for adventurous nature lovers. Its looking so good! It…

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What a transformation!

SEE THE BEFORE AND AFTER PICTURES! I just found this photograph of when we used to use the building for children’s parties and a place to play when it rained.  Now the building has been turned into The Mill @ Lewinshope.  Nine years ago in May we had our first…

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The Shepherds Hut is nearly finished….

  We are finally in the stages of completion, to roll out The Shepherds Hut at the Mill Pond. When The Mill is not booked, The Shepherds Hut is free to be booked out on its own. (See below for dates and prices.)   We are ordering a smaller stove…

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