Rockvale Stone and Garden

Spring has sprung…. well it seemed that was the case last Monday when we were delivered a perfect Spring day. Hellebores, Snowdrops, Camellias and Jonquils have persevered through the coldest months, to be the first bloomers of Spring here in Rockvale garden. This week I had the hose out to Continue Reading

Chest infections (bronchitis)

Chest infections (bronchitis)There are different types of chest infections, ranging from the simple acute bronchitis that comes on with a cold, to more serious infections such as pneumonia and tuberculosis. Bronchitis is an inflammation of the lining of your bronchial tubes, which carry air to and from your lungs. Bronchitis Continue Reading

Civil Defence Emergency

Civil Defence Emergency​​Earthquakes, tsunamis, floods, storms … being prepared and knowing how a particular emergency is unfolding will help us stay safe.  Following last week’s earthquakes and tsunami warning there is still a threat of a tsunami should there be a large after-shock. Perhaps, then, it’s a good time to Continue Reading