Tuesday, December 17, 2013


Ship Inn and attractive row of cottages

 Harbour 17.12.2013


Sunday, December 8, 2013

Park and Ride. Transport - Taxi Trams Train Bus Car repairs

2 miles north of the holiday cottage

 Stances 1 to 6 to Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow.....

The waiting room

 Also electric car charge points
1 mile to bus 01383 420197

Local Taxi  01383 410088,
quote No.1 or no.2  holiday cottage at bottom of Masterton road.
British rail  0845 748 4950

Useful phone numbers for car repairs nearby
Mike Aitken Ladybank  01337 831114- Landrover specialist

Also Alan Copeland 01383 414747

Tram station 

Flights into Edinburgh
http://twitpic.com/1iu498 Tram on Princes Street, Edinburg. Airport.

Airdirect bus or train to Inverkeithing station runs every few minutes,

Historic Forth rail bridge with  regular trains to Edinburgh.

Traveline 0870 608 2608

Calmac Ferries Highland to Islands. 

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Local ingredients

Some food made at the holiday cottage, using local ingredients

Cottage garden Victoria plum tree

Our cooking apples

Woodland brambles

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Meikleour hedge

Meikleour hedge

Between Perth and Blairgowrie. 
Just an hour from the holiday cottage.

 24.11.2013 - still retaining it's autumn colour

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Holiday cottage near Edinburgh - Baby equipment

On request,  f.o.c.

Travel cot and bedding

Microwave steriliser and blender

Baby bath, changing mat, etc.

High chair and cradle

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Friday, August 23, 2013

Woodland - dead hedging

Dead hedge


Pile of scrub waste left over from woodland management 

 Some goes for lumber, some for logs
Start of a privacy hedge at the campsite

Finished hedges are also a wildlife haven