Say a little prayer for me

Norman McFarlane spotted this visitor on Saturday.

Insect farming could help give the earth a break

Insect farming and insect-derived products tick many of those boxes and should and can increasingly become part of our “new normal”.

Nurses Day

Being a nurse is not just a job, but a heartfelt calling. It is synonymous with goodwill, reliability and compassion.

Read of the Week

Lauren O’Connor-May reviews Being Shelley by Qarnita Loxton.

National Book Week brings puppet show to Books Beyond Words

If you are joining the story sessions for the first time, all previous storytelling videos are available for watching again on NBW’s Facebook page.

Little shop of wonders

Verbatim is frequented by locals, not-so-locals, and people from all over the world, who pop in regularly, or years apart, to peruse what is on offer.

Read of the Week

Karen Watkins reviews When I Was Ten by Fiona Cummins.

Local medical professionals face up to Covid-19

Apart from health workers risking their lives in the front line to treat infected patients, those in private practice also have problems of their own.

Village garden back in business

Bolander visited the garden last Tuesday, and spoke with founder and director Jenny Findlay.

‘Allo ‘allo

Members of the public can donate a bale or two of hay, or adopt one of these furry friends.