Storms batter Bauduc

P1120213Last night, we had strong winds of over 150kms per hour gusting across Bordeaux and South West France. No real harm done here, but we lost several big trees along the drive and are completely blocked in. Our biggest worry with a storm and high winds like this is the huge cedar tree next to the château. We always bring the children down from the top floor for the duration, just in case it the worst happens and it topples over. The storm raged for what seemed all night.

Now where’s the chainsaw? And the tractor…