Practice News

Christmas Tree At St Mary’s Church In Acton, Nantwich

Every Christmas St Mary’s Church, Acton is filled with Christmas trees sponsored and decorated by local businesses. This year, Millie our part time receptionist decided we should enter into the local spirit. She spent the year collecting broken specs, her mums empty eye drop bottles and various other pieces of optical ephemera which she and [...]

Jack Fruit Beaumaris and Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens in Menai Bridge

If you find yourself down this way over the summer, consider calling at a new café-bar that has just opened in Beaumaris. Jack Fruit is a plant-based Restaurant & Café-Bar set in the beautiful sea-side resort of Beaumaris, Anglesey. Serving creative, delicious food with classical influences and modern interpretations suitable for Vegetarians & Vegans. We [...]

AVRO Heritage Museum

With all the recent celebrations for D Day I was moved to think of my Dad, now in his eighties. The temporary exhibition was opened by the last surviving Dambuster, George “Johnnie” Johnson along with the now sadly late Dr. Mary Stopes-Roe (Barnes Wallis’s Daughter). The Museum, located on the now major housing development, Woodford [...]

Jam today!

One thing I particularly enjoyed doing last autumn was collecting blackberries from the local hedge rows and making blackberry jam. It seemed to be a bumper year for fruit, and we made loads both for our store cupboard and for friends and family. Eventually however I got sick of the whole sticky business, and the [...]