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Well, Dinah recovered from her kick in the field and by the end of September 1999 she was fit enough for a spot of forest hacking. So off we went back to Gloucestershire!

The Granary

Monarch & Dinah outside
						the stables

The Granary seemed like home from home, and Monarch was happy to find that Dinah was actually there after a night in his old stable !

Monarch rolling

We got the impression that Dinah approved of the paddock - who says horses can't smile! ... and anything she can do ... ah well.

Window view

Window view

They could not believe that they had a whole paddock between the two of them
- much better than home !

Sheba

Forty

Sheba was getting
the better of Mini - sometimes !

Forty was pleased to see us again.

Past the Kennels

Approaching the radio mast

Mavis was really happy to show Dinah all the places that she had missed on our first visit!

Here we are approaching the radio masts
across the valley from Church Farm

Dinah at St.Anthony's
						Well

Joe

Just as predicted ! Dinah loved the well.

Joe the groom keeping a tail in trim !

Morris dancer's band

Morris dancers

During our short stay the local Lea Show took place and we went along for the afternoon. It was fun to visit a real country show with everything from Morris dancers to home made jam - we bought some!

Gilly and Chance

Gilly and Chance

Gilly and Chance from Church farm competed....

Hunt

The local hunt display their
						hounds

.... and the local hunt displayed their hounds in the showjumping arena.

Dinah in paradise

Monarch and Dinah in
						paddock 1

These two decided that they could enjoy life here permanently - however all good things must come to an end. We will all be back though, as soon as we can!
Another sequel - visit four !

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To contact Church Farm for more information call 01594 541211

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