Well Wound-Up

Here are some of the piles of patio rubble awaiting the arrival of a skip to remove them. The low concrete wall at the perimeter will be removed and replaced by sleepers which Martin will source. In the meantime he has focussed on the Rose Garden. As the water fountain is powered by a solarContinue reading “Well Wound-Up”

Reflections On Main Street

Comments from American friends on my recent post, ‘An Historic High Street’, have led me to reflect on our different terms for the main shopping streets in towns. The U.S. ‘main street’ is the U.K. ‘high street’. That of New Milton is Station Road, which I visited with Ian this morning as he needed toContinue reading “Reflections On Main Street”