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Zurich Looking to Sell Sutton Scotney Estate

The insurance giant, Zurich Assurance has announced the sale of the 4,200 acre Sutton Scotney Estate. Since 1990 Eagle Star Insurance, now part of Zurich Assurance, has been trying to get planning permission to build a new town of 12,500 houses on the …

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In The Field – October 2016

Nature notes from John Holt September, gone with the Swifts and Swallows, a pretty average month with rainfall of 71mm in Sutton Scotney and 77mm in Stoke Charity with a max single day recording of 42mm and 47mm on Sept 16th.  These days, when it rains …

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In The Field – September 2016

Nature notes from John Holt The first week of September, muggy nights following a dry August, 37mm of rain recorded in Stoke Charity and 26mm in Alresford.  Stoke Charity move to the top of the league for once. With a dry August I asked Tim Finn-Kelcey …

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