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R.I.P. Marcus a real Somerset Character

What seem like long ago at the begining of this century I spent quite a time at a cider orchard in Lower Edgarley at the foot of Glastonbury Tor where I had the honour of meeting one of Glastonbury’s great … Continue reading

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Guaranteed the only painting in the world with a Flypaper & a Safeway Carrier Bag in it.

What a claim to fame This painting of Marcus Govier holding court in his shed at Lower Edgarley at the foot of Glastonbury Tor was just one of a series recording life at Marcus’ cider orchard.The life of a well … Continue reading

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The Art of Cider

The Art of Cider Found this article I wrote for Farmers Weekly back in 2002 when my quest for a Little Grey Fergie lead me to discover Marcus Govier and recording his life in his cider orchards at the foot of Glastonbury … Continue reading

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