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Stop press: Orford General Store Awards

Firstly congratulations to all those at the Orford General Store for winning the Countryside Alliance UK and Ireland Village Shop and Post Office Champion 2012. We missed visiting when I wrote the piece below and have since caught up with … Continue reading

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Ruralism in the US Midwest

I have been introduced to a great blog that is bringing to our screens the amazing personal history of the rural midwest. There was even a publication called Missouri Ruralist which is featured. Do look at Prairie Yesteryear.

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Orford, Suffolk- developing enterprise in the rural idyll?

Orford is a small village nestled on flatlands in the armpit of Orford Ness, a spit of land build up by the deposits of the eroding Norfolk and North Suffolk coast. Orford Ness is now a National Trust managed nature … Continue reading

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This site is intended as a place to share thoughts on rural living. It can be positive or negative, recent or historical.  If you think that there is something about living in the country which is distict from city living … Continue reading

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