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A dance in the sky just for us

Starlings Roosting at Shapwick Heath

We managed to get out to Shapwick Heath this Sunday to see the Starlings perform their incredible aerobatic display. The photograph does not do it justice – many thousands of Starlings joining from all directions to dance in the sky before settling down for the night.

The gathering at the Well Head

Imbolc in Glastonbury 2010

As always, a lovely ceremony at Chalice Well. Clare also went on the walk to Bride’s Mound and the last photo is of the approach to the Mound. From the walk to Bride’s Mound is one of the best views of our Avalon landscape, with Bride’s Mound in the foreground of the Tor and Wearyall Hill Read more …

Full details of the ‘Quest For The West’ April tour now added

Full details of the ‘Quest For The West’ April tour are now finanlised and can be viewed here. Places are limited so please book early.

Glastonbury 2010 Imbolc Celebrations

Imbolc at Bridie’s Yard – Saturday 30th January 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm A gathering for a gentle celebration and an honouring of Community Spirit with a fire, food, ambient music and people-play. Suggested donation £5 adults, £2 for children or £10 for a family. All proceeds to the Bridie’s Yard New Carpet Fund! Bridie’s Ambient Read more …

You're supposed to use the roller - not your hair!

The Pilgrims Painting Angels

Just after we got back from Anglesey at New Year, and before Brian went back to work, we decided to spend a weekend decorating the Pilgrims kitchen. This was a bigger job than we had thought but we were saved when our painting angels stepped in to help – thank you Rosie and Graham!  

Anglesey - The new year full moon just after the lunar eclipse

New Year 2010

We spent new year on Anglesey at the home of our great friends Charlie and Ella, seen earlier among our ‘Garden Angels‘. For those who don’t know Charlie and Ella, they run a wonderful Tipi and Yurt site (Anglesey Tipi and Yurt Holidays).

Well-Being Weekend Retreat September 2010

THE MAGIC TOUCH This weekend retreat offers the benefit of getting away from the stresses and strains of everyday life by providing a space in which to return to sense of calm and spirituality. The retreat is held in a peaceful location in Glastonbury, which is within walking distance of Glastonbury’s historical town centre with Read more …

Well-Being Weekend Retreat May 2010

THE MAGIC TOUCH This weekend retreat offers the benefit of getting away from the stresses and strains of everyday life by providing a space in which to return to sense of calm and spirituality. The retreat is held in a peaceful location in Glastonbury, which is within walking distance of Glastonbury’s historical town centre with Read more …

The chef at work

Christmas at Pilgrims 2009

This year we had a quiet Christmas at home and closed Pilgrims for a couple of days. The photos here are of our Christmas dinner; Clare, Brian, Dexter and Paul our resident friend and artist.

Pilgrims garden

Christmas Snow 2009

It seems that after all the years of no snow in Glastonbury, and just one day of it earlier this year, we are now going to have lots of it and a white Christmas!