Entries from January 2013

A Trip to Churnet Valley Railway

30th January 2013 · No Comments

Just fifteen minutes from the Barn at Ivy House Farm is the Churnet Valley Railway, offering a 10.5 mile steam-powered journey through Staffordshire’s hidden valley. This is a lovely outing for both old and young alike, but beware questions from the children that may make any adults feel truly ancient – for example: What’s that? […]

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Tags: Peak District · Things To Do And See

The Big Thaw

29th January 2013 · No Comments

Thankfully the snow has finally disappeared and life in the Peak district can return to normal. School Lane is no longer a bobsleigh run and the hens can safely traverse their pen from the coop to the trampoline. Before the big melt yesterday, we had a huge dump of snow on Friday night and so […]

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Tags: News · Pictures

First Peak District Snow of 2013

14th January 2013 · No Comments

Having been banging on to clients for ages about keeping their blogs up to date, I am embarassed to notice that the last update on this blog was New Year 2012! Must do better this year… So we’re two weeks into 2013 and the first snow of this winter has hit the Peak District in […]

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Tags: Peak District