Organic straw and hay for small pets

It’s not often Steve Fowler managing director and founder of the expanding Verwood based pet store chain PamPurredPets has the chance to spend a day on a farm. The opportunity to do so followed a decision to stock Fair To Nature organic hay and straw within their 48 stores across southern England and Wales for small pets including rabbits and guinea pigs.

Highcliffe greets its Waterloo

Highcliffe Castle would be a very different building had it not been for Napoleon’s defeat at the Battle of Waterloo 200 years ago. When Lord Stuart de Rothesay created Highcliffe Castle in the 1830s, he used ancient stonework from demolished buildings in Normandy, collected during his time as British Ambassador in Paris. Stuart was the…

Mini horses at Summer Fair

Ringwood Waldorf School is excited to host the inaugural debut of three mini American horses at its annual summer fair on Saturday (13 June) from 11am-4pm. Horse-owner, Joanna Birley, will be bringing Mabel, Sugar and Mia who stand at approximately 30” high, on to the main field to allow children of all ages (parents and…