Newt habitat

This is the start of a job to create a new pond for conservation of Great Crested Newts.¬† I learned today that newts travel a kilometre overland to find new ponds and they use their sense of smell to avoid ponds with resident fish (the fish kill the baby newts ūüė¶

Tick Tock Twice

By an amazing coincidence I have 2 large clocks to repair.  The first is an historic Indian Railways replica clock Рit needed some dismantling, sanding down and re-varnishing.  The very same week another customer brought me a clock which had fallen off the wall and broken.

it’s a summer of fencing

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This is a site where the customer had a new home built and wanted a fence along the boundary. They arranged the tarmacing themselves.

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This is the back of the job. The neighbour on this side is still in the process of doing their landscaping, so their drive will be finished to blend with the fence gravel boards.

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