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Fordoun … perfect woman’s month treat …

If, like me woman's day took you by surprise and bolted like the proverbial horse out of the stable, I  have 4 ways you can make it up to the special woman or women in your life:   Book a stay at Fordoun Hotel.   Fordoun Hotel and Spa offers luxury 5 Star...

Fordoun … myth buster …

Three myths about winter shattered by Fordoun …. “Nothing happens in winter” … Your first step will be too look at the Fordoun website www.fordoun.com and select one of the many activities in the area.  These range from mountain biking and fishing to flying and...

Fordoun … unique ….

7 of the many facts that make Fordoun unique …. Fordoun is a working farm.  Along with its free range chickens there are the 120 head of angus cross Hereford cattle that need to be fed and looked after, bee hives that need maintaining, vegetable gardens that need...

Fordoun … national father-in-law day

It is not too late to make special plans for National Father-In-Law Day, celebrated on 30 July.  Dedicate this day to the father of your spouse, your father-in-law.  Spend the time bonding with your father-in-law and strengthen your relationship with the man who was...

Friendly Forked tailed Drongo …

Friendly Forked-tailed Drongo. iNtengu is what the gardeners at Fordoun call it …. Mikstertbyvanger is the Afrikaans name and to the English people it is the Forked-tailed Drongo. This is the gregarious, medium sized, friendly bird that keeps you company while you are...