We’ve started a new garden in Stoke Gifford, Bristol.
As with most new build gardens in this area they have no top soil whatsoever, just clay and turf on top of that. The problem with this is in the summer it cracks and the winter it stays sodden. So we’re digging all the this clay out and replacing it with topsoil, we’re then constructing at deck area at the rear of the garden and then extending the patio slightly.
Here’s a picture of us starting the big dig