Langport Eggsploration 2014: Shops and Cafés in Langport are running Easter Egg Hunt from Friday 11th April to Thursday 17th April

Easter EggAll businesses taking part will have an Easter egg somewhere inside their store. Entry sheets are available from participating businesses and you just have to find all the eggs to be entered in to a prize draw, winning vouchers to spend in the town. Peter Roberts of Kitchen and newly appointed Chair of the Langport Area Business Group adds “…We’re having a bit of fun in Langport over Easter Week with The Langport Easter Egg Hunt, running from Friday 11th April to Thursday 17th April, participating shops are having an egg, of some description, inside their store with Prizes for those who manage to find and identify all of them announced on Good Friday April 18. Full Story: Read More

First set of rare sextuplet lambs born in Dorset

SextupletsWhat is believed to be the first set of sextuplet lambs were born last week in the west country and are still thriving at Farm Stay UK member Rorie and Rachael Geddes’ farm in Toller Porcorum, Dorset. Speaking about the sextuplets, Owner of Colesmoor Farm Rorie Geddes, said: “Although we have lots of triplets and quadruplets and the occasional quintuplet from our 300 ewes, we have never heard of a commercial ewe having six good lambs. Full Story: Read More

Wincanton racecourse stages a fun filled Children’s Day

image001There aren’t many places that you can take the kids for free, but Wincanton Racecourse is a great exception with children under 17 admitted free of charge throughout the year. And there’s never been a better time to visit than this Sunday (13th April) when the course will be hosting Children’s Day. A new interactive ‘Kids love the Races’ roadshow designed to entertain and engage children in the sport will be in action. Full Story: Read More