Links to some wonderful people and things I have found along the way...


I discovered Kate through Instagram - and am so excited to be welcoming her to the barn in April.

Her website can be found here


Lizzie is brilliant at helping you get to grips with your home IT. Whether it be one to one advice, group training or helping to design and set up a website. Lizzie has a talent for understanding where the problem lies and showing you the way forward.

Her website can be found here


Anna has run some wonderful workshops in the barn for both Adults and Children, she has a calm approach and is a very patient teacher. She also takes fabulous photos of families and children.

Her website can be found here

ATELIER SKC - I cannot recommend Sophie enough, from establishing in 2014 she is quickly becoming the name to go to for everything from re-upolstering and re-covering, traditional to modern and creating bespoke items. I have used her on numerous occasions, she has a great eye and goes out of her way to help create and achieve the perfect piece with you.

Her website can be found here

HUDSON HOUSE AND HOME - Pippa is so clever with every space she takes on. She has an incredible eye with a background as a chartered surveyor and as a designer her experience includes property development, spacial re-design and fit out specification for country houses. Hudson House and Home helps you to achieve your vision working in partnership with you and smoothing the path along the way. 

You can see all the wonderful work they have done at

THE BODY MENTOR Fitness based yoga classes, derived from years of study by the amazing Jane Wilkinson. Her classes and workshops show her in depth knowledge of the body and her classes are a flowing mix combining all her knowledge giving you a powerful workout enhanced by fluid movement. She can also undertake body MOT's and assessments.

Her website with all the details of her classes and workshops can be found here

FLAVOUR PASSION - Cherie runs the most wonderful cooking demonstrations in her welcoming kitchen in our neighbouring village. Her recipes and menus cater for a wide range of occasions. They are shown in a clear and easy to understand format and you get to take home a beautifully presented booklet and the opportunity to buy lots of handmade goodies! 

Her website can be found here

FLORA's KITCHEN Hands-on courses for all capabilities from her stunning home in Hampshire. From students in need of basic skills, to more intensive courses for those wanting to take their cooking to the next level. Learn how to cook delicious, healthy food with confidence. Flora is brilliant and full of enthusiasm for everything she does, sign up to her newsletter to get the most brilliant menu planners for the children holidays full of inspirational ideas.

Her website with all the details of her courses