Tag: Christmas

The most wonderful time of the year

Merry Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching we are missing the usual bustle of wreath-making workshops and decorating the Great Hall with garlands and greenery for parties and carol singing.  Big sighs all round.  Instead, I have been trying my hand at some willow weaving to keep me busy during dark winter evenings. In the garden, we haveFind out more

Winter Work

This is the time for us to forage through all our hedges and evergreens for the makings of our Christmas decorations.  We’ll be making swags and wreaths to decorate the Great Hall ready for Christmas parties.  The frosty mornings have been absolutely stunning but we’ve all had to dig out our thermals – even theFind out more

Christmas with Mr Punch

Godinton played host to Mr Punch and all his friends for a Christmas celebration in the Great Hall. Up to his usual mischief with Baby Bill, the Police Officer, a Crocodile, a Clown with sausages and of course, Judy, who came off worse for wear. Robert Styles was absolutely fantastic and engaged with the audience throughout withFind out more