The English Garden

The Life Aquatic

Angels come in many guises. Mick was crop-headed, craggy-faced, and arrived towing a rusty tanker behind his out-sized tractor.

The problem with over-mature gardens is not simply that trees and shrubs need drastic pruning, nor that hedges need cutting back or even completely replacing, but that major pieces of infrastructure may need renewing too. Which is where Mick and

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