THE ARRIVAL OF AUTUMN

Autumn has arrived early in the Dales this year, and the arrival of September has brought much cooler days, lots of rain, and even our first frost. Skye Blue loves the cooler weather, and he seems to be like a puppy again! His favourite pastime at the moment is flushing all of the pheasants and…

FRIDAY AGAIN!

Wow! Friday has Β come around again, and this is a significant one, as it’s the start of the school holidays!6 (or is it 7??!!) whole weeks of Flo’s company!! We’re hoping to make it away at the end of August for a week or two, but as usual we have nothing planned, so I’m being…

Poppy Popularity!

We’re 10 days into the new website, and all is running smoothly. There’s been a clear bestselling bandana since the launch, and it’s the new Poppy dog bandana! I can’t say I’m surprised at the popularity of this design…the red poppies positively leap out from the black background of this lovely cotton, and it looks…

Easter in The Dales

Easter Saturday is a big day in the Hebden Calendar…the day of the annual Hebden duck race! The residents of our little Dales village congregate by Hebden Ghyll at 2pm for the big race! In the weeks running up to the race we can buy duck numbers at Β£1 each…each duck has a number. Β There…