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 :)

  • Visits to Care Homes

I would love to visit more care homes with Ginny's Jungle. It is something very close to my heart, my mother once resided in a home and I gradually became the unofficial entertainments lady. I had many ideas to make life a bit more fun for the residents and taking in my various animals both big and small was always well received.

I hope to be invited into more care homes, both nursing and residential in 2019. A Ginny’s Jungle visit will generally last for an hour but can be tailored to fit your requirements. I have many different creatures to bring along, so if you have a favourite please do ask, I could well have one (some of the animals that I currently have are shown in the "meet the animals" section). Please feel free to contact me with any enquiries regarding a visit from my little animals. I am always happy to discuss your specific requirements.

Update: November 2019, I am now visiting more care homes and have had this year's flu vaccination!

Local visits are priced at £75 (further away may incur a slightly higher cost)

Ginny Cheeseman FRES

Flackwell Heath, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Telephone: 07971 838724 / 01628 522632

Email: [email protected]

Facebook: www.facebook.com/ginnysjungle 

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