Tuesday 31st March

UPDATE: I cannot believe that it is only one week since I posted out any bugs, it seems like several weeks ago! Everything is changing daily and none of us really know what's coming next. I am hoping that I will be able to resume sending out orders after the Easter break. I will of course update you further with any news. Stay safe everyone x


Tuesday 24th March: I would just like to say a big thank you to my lovely and loyal customers. I really appreciate you all, now more than ever! I have decided that I cannot carry on posting orders for the time being, quite frankly I can’t take the stress. Royal Mail cannot guarantee to deliver by 1pm the following day and I really don’t want my creatures held up in the mail and the added worry that it would cause my customers and myself. I will of course still be looking after all the animals but I also have people who rely on me for their care and I need to prioritise at this scary time. I am happy for people to collect from me (I will pack the animals and have them ready for contactless collection / no minimum spend). You can ring through your order and pay cash.

 

I will review the situation every few days but I cannot see anything improving anytime soon. You are welcome to phone me for a chat, I will be updating my Facebook page and writing a new blog entry shortly but for now please take care of yourselves, stay safe and sane. Thankfully my husband has a secure job but I know only too well that those who are self-employed or have been laid off due to the virus will be suffering, along with those people who are elderly and isolated. Perhaps I can do some videoing in the bug room and set up my mini scenes with the bugs to cheer things up just a little.


I have written and uploaded a new blog entry for my website today (for those who are interested :)

  • Presentation and talk entitled "My life as the Bug Lady"

I am now an official WI (Women's Institute) speaker within Buckinghamshire but I am quite happy to visit other areas to give a talk and presentation covering my long career as the original Bug Lady. I have slides and photographs to bring with me and guide me through the years but I am also happy to answer any questions and chat about any bug topics. My presentation is never the same twice, I always have plenty to say! I aim to make the time fun and entertaining, rather than being too serious. When I was younger (and more 'photogenic') I took part in many television shows from children's TV to a regular spot on the Big Breakfast. 

Please feel free to contact me with any enquiries regarding a visit. I am always happy to discuss your specific requirements.

The presentation is priced at £75.00 (in addition there may be a small charge for mileage)

Ginny Cheeseman F.R.E.S

Flackwell Heath, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Telephone: 07971 838724 / 01628 522632

Email: [email protected]

Facebook: www.facebook.com/ginnysjungle 

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Presentation and talk entitled "My life as the Bug Lady"


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