Posts Tagged farmland

Farming in Great Gidding 2017

Farming in Great Gidding 2017

Recent aerial photographic images of farming in Great Gidding. The photographs were taken above the fields of Michael Trolove’s farmland around Great Gidding. All photos were taken on a DJI Phantom 3 drone.

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Farming in Great Gidding – ploughing Autumn 2016

Farming in Great Gidding - ploughing Autumn 2016

Photos of ploughing fields in Great Gidding, Autumn 2016

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Great Gidding harvesting 2015 – video and photos

Great Gidding harvesting 2015 - video and photos

Paul, who runs Catalyst Video Services based in Great Gidding, spent the evening of July 23rd videoing the rapeseed harvest on Michael Trolove’s farm. Thanks to Michael and to Kieran. Video Photos

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A friendly care reminder

A friendly care reminder

Well everywhere is still very wet underfoot. If you are riding on bridle ways, please keep off the very wet ones until the ground dries out. Otherwise it creates heavy poached areas & puddles get walked around rather than through. This causes more churning as riders stray

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Barn Owl sitting on the camera

Barn Owl sitting on the camera

2014 has seen an apparent successful breeding season for Barn Owls in the Gidding Parish. At one location I tried to film some evening activity with a new time lapse camera, really just to understand the potential of this type of camera. So it was with surprise and

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Aerial views of Great Gidding by Derek Hyde

Aerial views of Great Gidding by Derek Hyde

These are the pictures I took in July 2011. I was a passenger in a hot air balloon which just happened to go over the area where I come from. My apologies for the quality – the weather was overcast. I was born in Winwick and attended

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Rogationtide walk and picnic, Sunday 5th May

Rogationtide walk and picnic, Sunday 5th May

Rogation Sunday is traditionally the Sunday when the rural community walk around their village to places where crops grow and animals are kept, to seek God’s blessing on their work, and especially to pray for a good harvest. Rogation Sunday falls on 5th May this year, and we are

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The gap in the Jubilee Wood hedge, a photographic record

The gap in the Jubilee Wood hedge, a photographic record

This is an interactive exercise for digital camera users, a chance to get your photograph on the village website.   Along the eastern boundary hedgerow of the Jubilee Wood is a large gap in the hedge deliberately maintained so as to provide a “window” for the view beyond the hedge.

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