Keith Challen standing in a field next to a tractor© Tim Scrivener
When Mrs Challen announced she had booked a holiday for the halfterm week, the “how late do I drill” dilemma got a definitive line in the sand. So with only hours left before take-off we got the last field drilled, rolled and Avadexed in near-perfect conditions. There was just enough time to grab my Speedos, fake Ray Bans and a suitably big enough handkerchief to accommodate knotted corners. Our destination was to be one of a group of islands off […]