Flower Festival virtual style!

Normally during this week the “Flowery Girls” would have been very busy as for many years they have worked with the Friends of Holy Cross to organise the Flower Festival on the last weekend of June to raise funds to maintain our beautiful 12th century church. Due to...

Sarratt Ducklings are back …

On 1st June 2020, Ducklings opened it's doors once more to a small number of children, and have created a bubble of eight children.  They have all been amazing in adapting to our new routines and have bonded well as a group.  We are also keeping in touch with all our...

June and the garden!

June has arrived in fine style, hot and dry, great for the tan, not so good for plants.  They will need good watering every week or so, more often for shallow rooting plants like salad veg, tomatoes.  Also this year the soft fruit is suffering from lack of rain, so...

The garden behind Sarratt store

Our super store is going to start growing it's own fruit and veg !! It is cleared - the top left hand side of the back garden of our wonderful shop. Thanks to the efforts of many people this week (Including Isabella for bringing her horse whip which encouraged further...

Big Smiles as Children Return to School

Big Smiles as Children Return to School This week has seen our little school take its first steps towards normality with the phased return of Year 1 and Year 6. I am very pleased to say that this has been a huge success! It has been so lovely to see beaming smiles on...

Sarratt Swallows

Their parents flew in Sunday March 29th and quickly feathered the nest. Now the five swallow babies have all successfully fledged but swoop back each evening and tuck up together as you can see from the photo!  Sarratt Swallows born and bred.

Paws for thought.

Paws for thought from Sabre Summer 2020 It’s a canine’s paradise with nature right now. During hot days the local woods provide endless pathways of coolness and wildlife. I have noticed our human friends doing strange things on their own household pathways, especially...

Carers in Hertfordshire

We know that many of you have experienced drastic changes to your caring role as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and hope that you are managing to adapt to these as well as possible. Following government guidance, we have postponed all our face-to-face learning...