A Postcard from Exmoor 6 – May 16th 2020

May 16th 2020    Life in lock down continues at a strange rhythm which we must confess we still haven’t been able to adjust to completely. Last week the video for V.E Day was our primary focus from Wednesday until we posted it online on Friday, and in that time our owl fledglings found their wings and moved across to the opposite river bank, we can still hear them but alas we think that this is the last we will see of them. With the temperatures fluctuating this week we have seen an extremely hard frost which has caused havoc with early planting on Exmoor – with people focusing on their gardens more »

A VE Day Postcard from Exmoor – May 8th 2020

  May 8th 2020    Today is a very special day for us all, remembering all those who helped liberate Europe in the Second World War and who’s brave efforts and sacrifices will never be forgotten.         We have spent the last few days putting together a special VE Day Video of Exford  which we really hope you will enjoy watching as much as we enjoyed making it, it really was a real village effort!  Today is a very special day when we celebrate Heroes both Past & Present.               Last week we posted a picture of an adult Tawny Owl more »

A Postcard from Exmoor 4 – May 1st 2020

May 1st 2020    Literally, it feels like only yesterday that we sent out our first “Postcard from Exmoor” to keep yeveryone informed as to what has been happening here at The Exmoor White Horse, and we now find ourselves at Week 4. Having enjoyed a sustained period of sunny weather over the past couple of weeks we are now experiencing several days of rain which the garden sorely needs, but which has scuppered a couple of projects we were hoping to finish – on the plus side the wild flower bed is finished and apple trees planted.         News about the Exmoor Community Shop – from more »