To Whit To Whoo

The call of the Tawny Owl is the tu-whit tu-whoo immortalised by William Shakespeare in his early comedy Love’s Labour’s Lost. There is much debate about the exact sound, but it is commonly accepted that the female makes the to- whit sound and the male answers with to-whoo. Whatever the answer, we are thrilled to […]

Gardening and Wildlife Workshop Programme 2016

As reliable as any perennial in the gardening world, our Gardening Workshop Programme sprang into life with a session of pricking out seedlings. On a rainy day, the sunshine magically came out at the perfect time and residents spent a very happy, sunny afternoon in the greenhouse. Some residents were without a doubt expert at dibbing and could […]