|Looks easy but this guy is at least 50 ft from the ground and climbing on what I describe as 'twigs'|
|Job 60% complete, can you spot him in the middle?|
We now have mountains of cuttings to be cleared away and burnt although some of the larger sections can be used on the fire in 2019.
The 'two 'Platanes' will grow quickly again next year and provide great shade but at least the height will be at least 15 ft shorter than before.
Tomorrow is Halloween and the village children will be touring the hamlet in the calèche (Horse drawn carriage) as they call at everyone's house. At the end of the tour the inhabitants of the hamlet meet up for 'soupe a la citroulle' , pumpkin soup to you and me plus some English sausages that we did not cook at the sausage fete on the 14th October.