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Dog Grooming


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34 files, last one added on Jan 13, 2008
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The Tank -- Looking Above and Below


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We borrowed this great tank from Tim Ainsworth, and have used it to photograph shots that show both above and below the water. The tank was also used by the BBC when filming "Countryfile" at Lucies Farm.

34 files, last one added on Nov 08, 2006
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Public Relations


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Magazine and newspaper articles about life at Lucies Farm: the Kobe beef, Kurobuta pork, and (of course) the luxury dog resort.

37 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2009
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Christmas at the Dog Resort


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The Queen has her annual speech. Our tradition is to do formal Christmas portraits of our doggie guests beneath the tree. Or as near to formal as we can get.

149 files, last one added on Dec 26, 2006
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Matthew Barney's Guardian of the Veil


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We were asked to provide the Highland bull for Matthew Barney's "Guardian of the Veil," part of "Il Tempo del Postino" at the Manchester Opera House. This was part of the first Manchester International Festival. We were glad to provide Ross of Bien Esk, and we recorded the whole experience in photographs.

257 files, last one added on Jun 21, 2008
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The Floods Of Summer 2007


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84 files, last one added on Jul 25, 2007
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Aerial Mast Photography


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Photographs of Whitecroft and Lucies Farm taken using an aerial mast. A bird's eye view of our little corner of sunny Worcestershire.

30 files, last one added on Aug 19, 2007
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Cooking for Dogs


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Marjorie's new book --- Cooking for Dogs --- is now available throughout the UK, US, and Canada. You can order a copy in the UK directly from www.amazon.co.uk --- just click here. For more information on Cooking for Dogs, please visit our website.

100 files, last one added on Jan 31, 2008
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RDF Television - "Personal Services Required"


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We participated in the filming of a programme about recruiting housekeepers for RDF Television/Channel 4. The programme was called "Impress Me," and we think this has now changed to "Personal Services Required."

31 files, last one added on Jul 13, 2008
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Gordon Ramsey's "F Word"


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Photos of filming a segment for Gordon Ramsey's "F Word" at Lucies Farm, featuring Janet Street Porter.

30 files, last one added on May 04, 2008
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3M Thortex Walltech


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We contacted 3M for their advice on how to paint our cement block walls in the stable-kennel conversion. They suggested we use a particular contractor, and he was fabulous. But the 3M paint, in our experience, was awful. In the end the job had to be re-done with paint from another manufacturer. We found 3M to be very second-rate in their view of customer service. Guess I need to buy my Post-it notes from someone else. I won't be purchasing 3M products in the future.

14 files, last one added on Jun 11, 2009
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Wooden Gates


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The Gates of Albion. These were installed by Albion Landscapes and Fencing in September 2009 and we started to have problems with them immediately. We offered a payment, less a retention, but this was refused. Instead Nigel Roberts took the farm to Court. We made another generous offer in mediation, again refused. The Small Claims hearing took place on 11 June 2010. The judge said the gates were "slipshod," and Roberts agreed! We won a judgment to pay to remove the gates and have someone do a better installation. Roberts was also ordered to pay our Court fees and the costs of our expert (from Timber for Technology Ltd.). A lesson in Customer Service - and the folly of rushing into Court. A huge thanks to our solicitor, Richard Slade of Richard Slade & Company.

37 files, last one added on May 30, 2010
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