2013

by RustonHouse • | | 0 comments
It turned out that it was almost as if they had disappeared down a plug hole. The last we saw of "our" pair of swans, that had been around Ruston Reaches since the waters rose, was in the far corner of the neighbour's flooded grounds where the main dyke heads south towards the old rail... read more
by RustonHouse • | | 0 comments
Following the rain and snow over the last couple of days we've had around 11 Canada Geese on the lake. I took these pictures yesterday. Our usual resident pair seem quite dominant and the others were not approaching, contenting themselves with settling on the Ruston House side of the lake, so I ... read more
by RustonHouse • | | 0 comments
I had been told that the Canada Geese had returned a few weeks ago. But today was the first time I had seen Egyptian Geese. A pair of swans had appeared soon after our arrival, but they didn't seem to stick close to the lake. For a brief period the Egyptian Geese today seemed to to stakin... read more
by RustonHouse • | | 0 comments
After a long legal rigmarole it was today that Diana and I took possession of Ruston House and all the ground that goes with it. We are looking forward to working with the cottage owners, hoping that we will be able to work well together. Probably, the one thing that worries me are angler... read more
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