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Hot weather causing hens to turn broody.

  • Posted On: 26 July 2018

All this hot weather has turned half my flock broody. A lovely stuffy nest box must be the ideal place to sit and hatch a clutch of eggs! Have you ever tried to lift a broody hen out of her nest box to then place her outside where hopefully the fresh air will get her out of being broody? She sits in the same position on the ground for a while and then scuttles back to her cosy box. I've even tried closing the hen house door so she can't get back in but she just sits tight somewhere cosy till I let her back in at bed time.  I've been battling with two...


Relieved to see boys are safe

  • Posted On: 14 July 2018
Relieved to see boys are safe

I am sure you are as relieved as I am to hear that the 12  boys and their football coach, trapped in a cave in Thailand, are safe and well. Read more by clicking on the link below:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-44762010


A higher number of children have reached the expected standard in Sats

  • Posted On: 10 July 2018
A higher number of children have reached the expected standard in Sats

Was the stress worth it? This year's Sats results are up on last year. In 2016 Sats in English and maths were made harder yet the number of children reaching the expected standard has risen. Read more by clicking on the link below: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-44778390?intlink_from_url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/topics/c77jz3mdqr1t/primary-education&link_location=live-reporting-story


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