Cygnus Editorials

Welcome

Dear Friends, Through the window of this page it’s a pleasure to meet you for the first time. My name is Sam and I am the younger of Ann & Geoff’s two sons. For a few years now I have been in the background supporting my mother on the production...

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Editorial

Spring brings fresh energy, excitement and sometimes stormy waters. Here in the Cygnus family we seem to be in the middle of a perfect storm. We did not want to burden the Cygnus community with our challenges, but it has reached a stage where we are all sure that you...

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Signs of Spring

I thought of you today, on my journeys. I’d headed out with my family to Wick, a peaceful old village on the South coast of Wales. We pointed out the many signs of spring along the way – there were tiny, fearless lambs bounding about the wild, green hills and...

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The River Knows

I‘m writing to you through the gentle haze of golden white sunshine. My hilltop house faces south and, when the weather allows it, the winter sun peeks through the window at me in the afternoons. It doesn’t happen often just recently but it’s as if the clouds have parted especially...

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