Welcome to GLYNELWYN - a smallholding in South West Wales

Glynelwyn - Photos

Spring 2017

             

 

             

 

More life appearing in the gardens

 

New born Anglo-Nubian twins

 

New born Anglo-Nubian kid

 

             

Earlier kids growing fast

 

             

Our first lambs this year - Gotland twins

 

Ewes still to lamb

 

..... and this one is thirsty!

 

      

Second lambing - more twin Gotlands

 

 

             

Daffs and Snowdrops abound

 

             

Forsythia and Flowering Blackurrant

 

             

Heather in full colour

 

      

Leicester Longwool lamb

 

      

Another Gotland twin lambs

 

       

 

      

Leicester Longwool twin lambs

 

Molly lambs cuddling up!

 

      

Twin Leicester Longwool lambs

 

             

Greyface Dartmoor lamb

 

Happy 1st Day of Spring

 

             

Daffodils and primroses in the lane

 

      

.... and settled skies and sunset

 

             

.... and lambs enjoying the sunshine

 

Greyface Dartmoor twin lambs

 

             

 

             

 

Anglo-Nubian goats coming back at feed time

 

      

Hazy sunset

 

      

Suffolk cross twin lambs

 

      

Greyface Dartmoor twin lambs

 

      

 

             

Twin Corriedale lambs

 

At last we can start letting lambs out in field opposite house

 

      

 

             

Greyface Dartmoor

 

             

Suffolk cross

 

      

Leicester Longwool

 

Still waiting to go out

 

      

 

      

Greyface Dartmoor ewe with lamb playing King of the Castle!

 

      

Creche and one lamb just too exhausted

 

      

 

      

Time for some Gotland lambs to go out

 

             

Indoors we have twin Greyface Dartmoor/Corriedale/Gotland lambs

 

Twin Corriedale lambs to go to creche

 

Twin Greyface Dartmoor lambs soaking up the welcome sun

 

      

 

      

 

             

More and more ewes and lambs appearing

 

      

Two 'Molly' Wenseydale lambs

 

Gorse in full bloom

 

Tour round the gardens now that Spring has arrived

 - a wet Winter leaves muddy tracks! 

 

             

Upper level

 

             

Down to lower level

 

             

Fruit trees and raspberry and blackcurrant canes

 

             

Gooseberry bush and Rhubarb

 

Early Bluebells?

 

             

Lovely Celandines

 

             

Down past polytunnel

 

             

.... to lower level and Summer House

 

Primroses still thriving

 

.... and a lovely Spring Sunset

 

             

 

             

This little Greyface Dartmoor lamb loves 'surfing' on Mum!

 

Back to more colour in the garden

 

      

 

      

Summer House gets a Spring paint

 

View of the Preselis from the Summer House

 

             

 

      

 

      

Run up to feed time

 

Mome made Hot Cross Buns!

 

             

First Swallow arrives in feed room

 

             

 

             

Start of this years shearing

 

             

 

             

 

             

Goats of every shade and colour!

 

             

Top garden

 

             

 

      

 

Down to the Summer House

 

      

Peep through to lower garden

 

      

 

             

 

      

Apple Blossom

 

      

... and back to side garden

 

      

 

             

Rhododendron coming into flower

 

Swallows still everywhere

 

Looks like we will be having plenty of Gooseberries

 

             

Already picking and eating rhubarb!

 

             

 

      

 

      

Beautiful mauves

 

      

This multi coloured rose in bud

 

      

New chicken house in walk in run

 

      

Day old Sasso chicks

 

      

Daisies

 

      

 

      

Delphinium and Weigela

 

      

Lilac - wonderful scent

 

      

Rhododendron