February 26, 2017

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So time is marching on and so too is the work on the Café and outside areas.
The summerhouse is up and ready for a coat of paint, the climbing frame is almost complete, and the café itself looks like a completely new space.  With a clean white interior and extra window...

January 23, 2017

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Such a beautiful day this Sunday, it feels like Easter is just around the corner. There is still a lot to do, but it's time to appreciate how far we have come. Colin, Suzy and the rest of the team are doing such an amazing job on site, the café building and patio is tr...

January 1, 2017

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Happy New Year to our friends, family and future customers. And what a year it will be.....

I keep thinking about where we might be this time next year, and hope for a comfortable sofa in front of the woodburner, with fresh cakes and mince pies for those that might be...

December 17, 2016

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So the work has started in full force; the builders are doing a grand job giving the café new walls and a new roof. The bathrooms are being reconfigured and Colin is having a ball with the digger: two sheds have become one, parking and produce growing spaces are formed...

November 1, 2016

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Amazingly, amongst all the building and completion preparations going on, we have squeezed in the time to successfully apply to the locally based business growth grant pot, the Isles of Scilly Voucher Scheme part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.  This...

October 20, 2016

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Thanks to Merryn and his marvellous flying machine we will have a fantastic way to capture the changes that will occur over the next few months as we get stuck in to the land and property renovations.  Here are the first shots of how Longstone looks now, as you can see...

October 19, 2016

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So...
For those of you that know us (and those that don't); Col, Suz and I have just finalised the purchase of a former café and surrounding land at Longstone. Situated almost dead centre of St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, with great views over Porth Hellick, we have big...

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