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Green Fingered Gift

12 May 2016


A very generous gift was made to Richmond Village Nantwich
recently as resident Miss Avice Hunt arranged for a van full of plants to be
delivered for the Village pond.

Miss Hunt, a keen gardener remarked “The pond is a lovely area
but I thought it needed some more plants so I contacted local business Ripples
who have helped me to choose the right ones to ensure that it will look even

The plants were delivered on a very wet day but nothing
could dampen Miss Hunt’s spirits as she handed them over to Head Gardener
Jonathan Basford. The pond, already home to a number of fish has also acted as
a nursery ground for a mother duck and her ducklings. Remarked Jonathan “The
pond is now a perfect home for them, as is the weather!”.