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Open Saturday - 18 January
Twelfth night has been and gone, the tree’s down and the decorations have been stowed safely away for another year – we’re now, undeniably in a New Year.
Ian's long list
It’s that time of year – the nights have drawn in, the temperature’s dropped, and most of us are more at home in slippers, sitting on the sofa with the curtains drawn, and something good on the TV.
John's rugby boots
John’s a rugby nut. Always has been, always will be.
He didn't want a shed
Last year, we created a building for a customer. When Peter came to us, and although he wasn’t entirely sure, he thought he wanted a shed.
This is terrifying!
I can scarcely believe I’m typing this, but my daughter is 17 this week. It might sound cliched, but it really does seem like yesterday that I was holding her for the first time, and yet here we are, 17 years on, with zero holding taking place!
With half-term out of the way and time marching on towards the festive season, there’s little doubt that there’s a renewed chill in the air. And, without wanting to be a harbinger of doom, it’s best you get used to that chill, as the cold weather will last long into the early part of next year.
100 years at the farm
This October we celebrated 100 years of the family being here at de Bathe Farm.
Ready to go
We have just one of our special offer ready to go 'stock' sheds left. Our buildings are bespoke, so you can have any size you require, but we made a few sheds for people who just wanted something quickly and didn't have a specific need for their own exact dimensions.
Your timber garden building will be going strong year after year, but there is some general maintenance tips which will help to keep it working well for you.
What's been going on?
Whilst I love summer, there’s something special about October.