The Shooting Gazette reviews the Mornacott Shoot
“If you’re looking for challenge and variety it’s all that and more” so said Robert Cuthbert writing about the Mornacott Shoot in this month’s issue
We are now fully in the swing of holiday season here at Mornacott, our newly finished ‘Barn Cottage’ has been positively received on the holiday let market and we are booked all summer.
Making Hay While the Sun Shines
A week of good weather was forecast so we jumped at the chance to make the first of the year’s hay.
Preparations for African charity project
Mornacott played host to 20 young people at the weekend as part of their final preparations for travelling to Lesotho in southern Africa to assist in various projects working with the young people of that country.
Come On In
Our first holiday cottage ‘Barn Cottage’ is now ready to receive guests.
Major structural works completed at Little North Hayne
A red letter day with the bulk of the major refurbishment works at Little North Hayne completed.
After a few false starts we now have planning permission to convert two of the near derelict barns to holiday cottages/shoot lodges.
An eighth Birthday party with a difference
No jelly and ice cream for this lot! Instead we had 20 hugely energetic young boys undertaking a round robin of activities from “command tasks” to air rifle shooting and archery.
Today saw an exciting event here are Mornacott, the start of calving season was kicked off with the birth of a Devon heifer calf this afternoon.
New game chiller helps promote local supply
We were delighted to receive a contribution today towards the cost of our new game chiller from the BASC.