Archive of February 2009 Articles

Fairtrade Hadrian’s Wall Project

25th February 2009 | Local News | No Comments

We have just joined  the Fairtrade Hadrian’s Wall project which is trying to make the Hadrian’s Wall corridor into a Fairtrade zone. their website says: Read the full post

Our first female calf!

17th February 2009 | Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Meet Snowdrop who arrived at 2.00 this morning… Read the full post

A little glimmer of Spring

15th February 2009 | Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Today we woke up to the sun shining through the curtains it was the most glorious morning. We set off to feed the pigs up the fields and I noticed a little gathering of tiny white heads with tight green stems proudly peeping above the grass and mud. Like tiny banners announcing spring will be ... Read the full post

Northumbria or Northumberland?

4th February 2009 | Southlands Farm News | Comments Off

“Are you Northumberland Cottages or Northumbrian Cottages?” That was the question I was asked at the beginning of a telephone conversation recently. To be honest, although I often wonder about our local history and the folk that came before and sculpted our county and it’s culture, Read the full post



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