Autumn is our favourite time to visit the gardens at Sizergh Castle.
Glorious colours and long shadows, combined with the stunning planting and creative genius of head gardener Susan Rowley, make it a day out that lights up your soul as the nights draw in and winter approaches.
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Not so far from Tythebarn House is Holmepark Fell, or is it Newbiggin Crags, I’m never quite sure where one ends and the other begins. Either way it’s a beautiful walk on a crisp, snowy, winter’s day.
It’s there you’ll find the sheep in almost perfectly-parted coats.
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Just a gentle stroll beside the Lancaster Canal on a January afternoon
….. with camera in hand ….
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“Morecambe Bay… a wild place…a big place …a place of infinite skies and endless colour…”
……so begins an inspiring video of this area by 2020Vision.
Just these words are enough to stir the heart of any nature lover. But be warned, watching will have you visiting us here at Tythebarn House very soon. The kettle will be on and the warm scones and home-made jam ready to welcome you to our magical corner of the world.
Image: Sunset from Sandside by Vic Brown
Morcambe Bay Nature Partnership have put together a selection of Nature on your Doorstep Guides to help you plan your trip and discover the nature of Morecambe Bay.
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“Did you shake the Sloes?” is a daily question once the clocks have turned back at Tythebarn House, referring to the autumn ritual of reaching up and shaking the sloe gin bottles. A little sip from time to time doesn’t go unnoticed, “leave some for those cold winter walks.”
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