First rehearsals

Yesterday we braved the gloom and steady rain to test out the Ghost Cow route and make final adjustments to the order of ceremonies. While the rangers were busy banging in guide posts with reflective discs on along the chosen route we tested out the electrics on the cows and calves.

Testing the battery connections
Composer Geoff Garrett serenading the rangers and their wooden posts

We ended up drying off back in the Winter self-service tea facilities in Keld Public Hall – we can thoroughly recommend the banana bread!