This week we did a bit of filming for a segment on the BBC programme ‘Escape to the Country’, telling Ruth and Stuart about our smallholding as they look for property in Northern Ireland. It was good fun, and an opportunity to show off Birch Cottage, but it’ll be 9 months before the programme airs. Tell us is you see it, as we don’t have a TV….

We were reminded just how hard it is to get a message across when everything has to be reduced to short soundbites, and that becomes pretty frustrating after a while, so we’ve decided to set up a youtube channel and make some of our own videos about life at Lackan. Watch this space….