A Short Walk up Wittenham Clumps

A short drive from here there is a big hill and a slightly smaller hill, each has a stand of trees on top, they're called, rather delightfully,  Wittenham Clumps. They're our go to place for a quick weekend afternoon walk of a distance tolerable to a reluctant eight year old, if the drive to nearish… Continue reading A Short Walk up Wittenham Clumps

A Walk in the Oxfordshire Woods

We're lucky to have a garden which ends at the edge of a nature reserve, so our own trees merge in nicely with those in the reserve (and there are some giants, as we found out when one came down in the storm a couple of years ago). On a quiet morning, with your back to the… Continue reading A Walk in the Oxfordshire Woods