Category Archives: Family

Billy the Hen and Rocket the Cow

We love our pets here at Layhead. Many of you may remember Billy the hen who insisted on NOT living in the hen house with the other ‘girls’. After many anxious nights searching for her in the bushes (and believe … Continue reading

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#12 days of Christmas

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#5 Simple Tips for a Happy Holiday Cottage Christmas

If you’re planning on celebrating Christmas away from home this year here are #5 simple tips to make it special. 1.Most holiday cottages will already have Christmas decorations. If you have children in your party, to make it a bit … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea

Summer holidays are a great time to make memories for the family which will be talked about for years to come. Why not organise a special afternoon tea for your immediate family? To make it super special, if the sun … Continue reading

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You Rock!

The weather this year has been fantastic for most of the UK, with long hot summer days. Sadly, we haven’t been able to make the most of the great outdoors this year, but there’s still plenty of summer days left. … Continue reading

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