Summer heatwave

Summer has finally arrived and here on the coast we are in the middle of a wonderful heatwave! The garden is in full bloom and looking truly magnificent. This is the perfect opportunity for a weekend away by the sea and as we are situated just 7 minutes from Mersea Island the beach is never…

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February at Ransomes

Welcome to all our regular guests and to the new ones browsing the site! There have been signifcant changes in our area that are worth coming for an extended visit. The New Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre has now been completed offering stunning views across the reservoir only 7 minutes up the road…

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Spring at Last!

Well Spring is here at last and everything is greening up nicely. The birds have at last got some cover to nest in, and we have chaffinches, goldfinches, blue tits, great tits and even some long tailed tits all building nests in the garden, along with the ubiquitous robin’s and black birds.  We have bird…

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Welcome to 2013!

Thank you to all our guests who visited us in 2012, we look forward to seeing old and new friends in 2013! Although Christmas is packed up the Pantomime season is still with us and our local Peldon Pantomime has 4 dates for Aladdin!  wed 23rd Jan – Sat 26th plus a matinee performance on…

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