Blog posts from 'November 2012'
It isn’t everywhere that has their name in a poem by a famous poet. Brinsop Court does and it is something we are very proud of. The poem in question goes like this.... Stop passenger and drop a tear; A most ill-fated Prince lies here. His reign in youth was wild and pleasant, He hunted rabbit, hare and pheasant, Grown old, he bid adieu to sport, And… read more on Calling all Wordsworth Fans
A few weekends ago daughter number three Molly, was 21. The caterers were booked, musicians and DJ booked and all the invites had gone out. Friends were instructed to come in fancy dress beginning with M. The night arrived and it was a hoot - Moses was dancing with the Magician. His wife, Madonna was chatting to The Maid of Orleans, who arrived strapped to a stake!.… read more on A Cause for Celebration
When you come to Brinsop, some of you might want to eat out every night and others might eat out just once or twice. There aren't a whole host of places to eat as it is very rural here, but what is available is generally very good or even excellent. Brinsop to the Chinese is just short of two miles. People come from all over the area… read more on Places to Eat within 3 Miles of Brinsop
A few weekends ago, Harriet (Pat and Martin’s eldest daughter) arrived back from the Hay on Wye pony sales with two gorgeous little ponies. After lots of debate about their names, we have settled down with Wattle and Daub. They are both delightful and happy in their new home and are getting used to daily walks with Harriet. Why Wattle and Daub - because they are the… read more on Wattle and Daub make Brinsop Court Estate their home!