Hi all. Just heard from that Georgina and I at The Old Workhouse have been named Superhosts by Airbnb on the basis of our excellent 100 per cent five-star reviews so far. All we need now are a few more … Read More


ALL SUMMER swallows have been nesting in the empty buildings at the back of the workhouse, entertaining us with their aerial manoeuvres as they swoop and dive, and help to keep down the local bug population and midges from the nearby lake. … Read More

A Saint and a Sinner

This is a tale of the workhouse involving a saint and a sinner. I’ve been researching a little more of the history of the building, and came across some interesting history after its uses changed from being a workhouse, and … Read More