COUNTRY Cake takes the biscuit
We thought that you would like to see the amazing wedding cake made by my friend Abi Bristow for our country-themed wedding — inclusive of bride and groom pheasants! Cliff and I were married in Bishop’s Stortford.
Lissa Cook, Hertfordshire but also train the Guns that safety comes first.
R. Simpson, by email
The Editor responds: Quite right, Mr Simpson, it is indeed dangerous. I don’t like to draw national distinctions but I wonder if Britain is better than most countries in terms of gun safety. I certainly know one Hungarian viszla handler who won’t take out Italians any more. season as mine does, there is always a slight concern that there might be a delay. As my permit expires in November
I had marked in my diary — in August — a reminder to apply early. I need not have worried.
Northamptonshire Police wrote to me in late August, suggesting that I download the renewal form from its website, complete it and return it, with the four required photographs, and they would contact me in due course. Early last month the firearms enquiry officer phoned to arrange his visit and came on 14 September. Nine days later I received my new certificate — six weeks before the old one expired. That’s what I call efficiency.
P. Gray, Northamptonshire