Late breaking decision last night was to meet up with friends for a day at Ickworth. It nearly didn't happen when Tigerboy sleep in till after 9 and I then had to wake up the others at 10, but they all liked the idea so we scrabbled together a packed lunch and headed out. There's a fantastic … [Read more...] about Out and about on a #gbwalk at Ickworth House.
You can take the boy out of the school, but can you take the school out of the parent? There's a constant balancing act here, to discharge our legal duty under Section 7 of the 1996 Education Act 7. The parent of every child of compulsory school age shall cause him to receive efficient … [Read more...] about Pointless education and missing caches.
Last Sunday we went to Wicken Fen nature reserve, to join a National Trust #GBWalk bloggers event. I love Wicken Fen. It's just at the limits of my drive for a good day out, but it's completely worth it. It was the first nature reserve the National Trust owned, back in 1899, and at that point … [Read more...] about A #GBWalk at Wicken Fen with the National Trust