Third win for the Mornacott team at the Exmoor Keeper's Challenge
The end of March sees the annual Exmoor Keeper's Challenge which was held this year at Milton's Estate just outside Dulverton.
This little piggy came from market
This weekend saw the arrival of our newest batch of pigs named (from left to right) Guinevere, Galahad, Lancelot, Percival, Arthur and Merlin.
Spring is just around the corner
Despite Hurricane Doris, the occasional glorious sunny day reminds us that Spring is on its way.
Another fantastic shooting season drew to an end with our traditional Beater's Day.
Wins for Mornacott cattle at Stock Show
We were all absolutely delighted when our Ruby Red cattle took second and third places at the annual fat stock show in South Molton last week.
Climate change .... what climate change!!
This last week has seen some "interesting" weather. Friday saw the start of it with the arrival of a team of guns. We started the morning with a drive in the snow and the last drive in the rain.
Somewhere over the rainbow
Finally ...... an Indian summer. This last week has seen our holiday cottage guests basking in some lovely sunshine with the team here making preparations for a busy winter season.
Pool loungers a big hit
The baking hot temperatures we saw at the beginning of this month proved the swimming pool to be an even bigger hit with our guests as they were able to use our new sun loungers.
New arrivals for the holiday season
With our holiday cottages now just about to enter the peak season we have a couple of new additions to entertain our younger guests.
The Eagle (well pheasant really) has landed
Toby, our gamekeeper is busily preparing for the arrival of the rest of our pheasants for this year, the first of which have just hatched in our incubator and are coming along nicely.