Category: Estate

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On your marks. Get set. Bake!

The team are cooking up ideas ready to bake something delicious for our Macmillan Coffee Morning on the 28th September. Come along to help us decide who this year’s star … Continue reading

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When will the heat end?

Hot dry weather leads to worry for the parkland. After weeks of this beautiful sunny weather and no rain our parkland is starting to look like the plains of Africa. … Continue reading

Spring Week Aqualab

Education in the Great Outdoors

What better way to learn than hands-on outside in the beautiful gardens and estate of Godinton. Two great opportunities are new this year, Nurture by Nature a pre-school playgroup getting … Continue reading

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Winter Coppicing in the Snow

Our hardy estate team work in icy conditions to complete the winter coppicing. On the edge of the estate they are carrying out a 15-20 year scheme on the sweet … Continue reading

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River flooding

The wet winter weather is causing the River Stour to burst its banks. Rain is good news after the dry autumn but not for our keen walkers! If you are … Continue reading

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First Sign of Winter

Here at Godinton one of the first signs of winter arriving is cattle slowly disappearing to be over wintered in barns and replaced by hardy flocks of sheep.