It’s been a very Buzzy Time at the Abbotsholme Apiary

In February I went up to the apiary and cautiously opened up the hives on an unseasonably warm day to check if the bees needed any food to help them through the remainder of the winter. Sadly one of the colonies was too weak to make it to spring l...


My Experience at Abbotsholme

I never thought I would say this but I don’t want to go home. I want to stay at Abbotsholme instead. I mean, this place has taken care, welcomed, fed and educated me for the past month. I have made some very good friends that I really don&rs...


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The Mosaic of Life

Metaphors for life abound. The journey metaphor is popular, with life as a series of steps, route choices and both challenges and joys along the way. The reading of ‘Ithaka’ in our end of year service at Reddie’s Grave provides p...


Everyone is a reader....

Everyone is a reader … some just haven’t found their favourite book yet. Abbotsholme’s English department is totally committed to this belief. Obviously, we love reading and want to share that passion and privilege with our s...

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