We’ve likened the ongoing painting of the park fencing around Godinton House and Gardens to that of the Forth Bridge. The old park fence was renewed with traditional iron railings … Continue reading
With the hay in our fields only recently cut, we have been incredibly fortunate to have a pair of barn owls hunting in the fields. Walkers were able to watch … Continue reading
After a bit of hot weather followed by some strong winds it’s time to keep an eye out for bee swarms from the hives in the orchard. This gang had … Continue reading
This year we had a new item on our events calendar, the Estate Walks. Nick Sandford, Estate Manager, has hosted two walks so far this year with the third and … Continue reading
Blacksmith Joel Tarr has joined the team of craftsmen at Godinton Estate setting up his new workshop at Worten Farm. He takes commissions for anything from the mundane to … Continue reading
Our first crop of cricket bat willows has been harvested and is now on its way to Wright Bros for transformation – next stop The Oval!
The Limousin cross cattle are back in the park, released from their winter quarters. They are enjoying the lush spring grass and the freedom to kick their heels. Some of … Continue reading
With the heavy rain that we have experienced over the last few weeks, many of the lower fields of the estate have become very flooded. The footpaths are passable but … Continue reading
There are currently footpath repairs occuring on the estate. We apologise for any inconvinience and mess.