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Newsletter June 2014

08.06 2014 Newsletter June 2014

We’re taking a break from making hay (while the sun shines) to fill you in on happenings at Croan this early Summer. Early June is a favourite time of year here as the strawberries begin to ripen. They’re sweet, juicy and very, very plentiful. They’re the quintessential taste of sunshine. We’ve taken our first crop of fresh peas and beans, but they’re so tasty we haven’t even managed to get them into a pot to...

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Christmas 2013

21.12 2013 Christmas 2013

Now that we’ve changed our website theme to Winter, it seems appropriate to reflect on 2013 here at Croan. The cold Spring seemed to go on a little too long, but we were rewarded with a long, hot Summer that will long be remembered. Volleyball on the lawn, beach days, sailing trips, canoe excursions, fishing in Mount Juliet followed by lazy barbeque evenings with the day’s catch – every day brought new adventures, memories...

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Newsletter Summer 2013

17.07 2013 Newsletter Summer 2013

It’s been a long time coming, but this summer has been superb so far. With everyone from Weather astrologers to Postmen in Donegal predicting the good weather to continue, we are hoping for lots more sunshine! Earlier in the season, we spent weeks tending plants in the greenhouse until we could be sure that the last of the frosts had passed. That was followed by weekends hardening off and planting out a huge range of...

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Christmas Newsletter 2012

05.12 2012 Christmas Newsletter 2012

Self Catering Cottages in Kilkenny, Ireland Christmas Newsletter 2012 IN THIS ISSUE – New things to see in Kilkenny – Fishing on the Nore – Croan Cottages Video – Animal News – Sausages – Progress in the Garden and Orchard – Mince Pie Recipe – A 10% discount for every reader! Gift Vouchers Our gift vouchers are always popular at this time of the year. If you know someone who might enjoy a break...

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Summer Newsletter 2012

12.07 2012 Summer Newsletter 2012

Holiday Homes in Kilkenny, Ireland Summer Newsletter 2012 IN THIS ISSUE – News from the Gardens – News on the Animals – Some Recipes for this time of the year – Local Festivals – A 10% discount for every reader! Gift Vouchers Our gift vouchers have proven to be very popular gifts. If you know someone who might enjoy a break in beautiful Kilkenny, why not get them one their birthday or anniversary. The vouchers are available for any amount and...

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