Monthly Archives: June 2015

The big mow

Originally posted on Wympole & Wratsworth:
? Not sure if there have been as many as twenty six mowers mowing a hay field at one time on Wimpole ever. We have now and what a lovely end to Saturday.

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The 11th West country scythe & Green fair video

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Took a lot of film of the Green fair and mowing to make a video so you can see more of what the weekend was like.

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11th West Country Scythe Festival Competition Results 2015

5 x 5 metreĀ Results This years final was particularly exciting as only 3 seconds separated the three fastest mowers and all were equal favourites to win based on past years’ performances. It all came down to quality (on which they … Continue reading

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Charlie Quinnell – best newcomer with his Finnish scythe

Wat to go, going to have a Finnish scythe race at Wimpole šŸ™‚

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East of England scythe festival

Originally posted on Wympole & Wratsworth:
To be held on the 27th & 28th of June 2015 up at the folly on the Wimpole Estate where you can mow (or watch) to your hearts content. We will even have a…

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Got me stumped there!

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Where the mushrooms Time to wonder down the south avenue to see what flowers are growing down there since our green haying, plus I might find some late St Georges mushrooms. I did, loads…

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