New craze for duck herding really fits the bill
Windermere is home to the Lake District’s largest population of ducks, geese and swans. But have you ever tried a spot of corporate duck herding? Lakeside Hotel and Spa at Newby Bridge has teamed up with Kendal-based See Events to launch a series of Lakeland country pursuits.
Elaine Hill, a farmer, sheepdog trainer and master duck herder, works with See Events to teach the skills of the craft.
She said: "I usually bring two batches of ducks to each event. First, I let the group try herding the older ducks as they know the ropes and are easier to manoeuvre around the obstacles. The... read more
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