He had a fish pond where we used to feed the fish and we used to go to National Trust properties and always had to look at the hydrangeas as I remember he had a pink one in the garden that he wanted to turn blue. My Grampy served on the HMS Belfast as a gunner during WWII and helped to sink...

For those who don't know where Marazion and Mount Bay is, it's near the tip of Cornwall overlooking the island fortress of St Michaels Mount, a stunning National Trust property. When living and studying in Cornwall many years back I never managed to make in onto the Mount and it was something...

You may have read our first post about this weekend were we explored Tredegar House, a National Trust Property we had yet to visit and gave us a chance to use our family pass. On the Sunday we had planned to drive up to the Brecon Beacons but after a jaunt into the city and the changeable...

We explored a new National Trust property - Aberdualias Falls and I love how my eldest still collects sticks with just as much enthusiasm as ever. The best things in life really are free. 7. We spent a calming night at The Vale Hotel near Cardiff this bank holiday. My youngest had spotted a...

We have been slowly making our way through the National Trust 50 things to do before your 11 3/4 and are at about the half way mark. We don't really plan when we are going to tick something off this adventure inspired challenge so it's always really fun when something happens naturally like...

Embroidered velvet slippers with gold coats of arms, contrasting coloured rock studs or more tassels than a National Trust property; the experimentation with men's footwear is over. With prices pushing four figures, these are bling and bad taste all in one – and don't they want you to know...

as possible and have been meaning to visit one of two National Trust properties local to us, one being Dyffryn Gardens in the Vale of Glamorgan, which we had heard was a fantastic place to explore, with a variety of gardens, sculptures and an imposing Manor house. So when the wonderful people...

Up to 10,000 volunteer "farmers" are being asked to pony up a one-time donation of $48 to become a manager of Wimpole Home Farm, a 200-year-old mixed farm in Cambridgeshire owned by the National Trust. TheIndependent reportsthat those who sign up will make at least 12 major decisions a year...

One of my happy places, yes I have a happy place, has to be the Wimpole Estate near where I live, it is a gorgeous National Trust property in Cambridgeshire that has an impressive mansion, stunning gardens and grounds, and is home to some of the most adorable cows ever!!! For me this is a...

little Welsh Getaway to West Wales we decided to keep things nice and simple, spending as much time outdoors, enjoying the fresh air without going to over-priced and over the top amusements so we stuck to visiting the local National Trust DineFwr Castle and Deer Park. I really need to get...

 

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