Monthly Archives: October 2011

Our Monastic Legacy

Somerset has a rich and delicous monastic past.  Indeed, the whole country owes much of its historical foundation to the achievement of the monks and nuns of the middle ages.  The dissolution of the monastries between 1536 and 1540 halted their contribution to … Continue reading

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The clan arrives for their annual fix…

It’s Friday afternoon and we’re at the end of what seems a long week, and like the changing of the guard, our conference residents have left – some back to their families in Europe – whilst our new guests check in … Continue reading

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