High, wide and handsome
Superb roast beef was a treat at lunchtime.
Sue, it transpires, was one of the ‘changes’ to the keepering team that came about when the new tenants took on the shoot, losing her full-time job on the rearing field collecting and washing eggs from caught-up hen pheasants, then racking them in incubators. Mount St. John now buys in day-old chicks. and the birds now really started to show their mettle, flying high, wide, handsome and fast both across and down the widening valley. Everyone in the team got their share of some corking birds with former England rugby international Leon Lloyd in the thick of it along with ex-leicester Tiger’s player Neil Fletcher downing some absolute stormers. Host Simon was getting stuck in too. And then, just as folk were really getting into the swing of