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Ed Sheeran is coping with lockdown life by keeping chickens and growing organic veg

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SINGER Ed Sheeran is coping with lockdown life by keeping chickens and growing his own organic veg.

Ed, 29, and wife Cherry Seaborn, 27, have a greenhouse on their Suffolk estate for tomatoes, cucumbers and strawberries.

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And there are fruit trees in an allotment-sized area with raised beds for cabbages, lettuces, onions, carrots and spuds.

The couple are planning to add to their livestock by introducing sheep and goats in a meadow at the bottom of the garden.

A local said: “They are both passionate about organic food and, in these troubled times, it is nice to know they can get produce straight from the garden.

“Ed spends hours out there tending all his crops. It is a simple pleasure for him away from the madness of the music world.”


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In the legendary 1970s BBC sitcom, Tom and Barbara Good, played by Richard Briers and Felicity Kendal, become self-sufficient to escape the rat race much to the amusement of snooty neighbours Margot and Jerry, played by Penelope Keith and Paul Eddington.

Real-life ‘Good Life’ couple Ed and Cheery are also planning to introduce sheep and goats to keep the grass down in a meadow at the bottom of the garden.

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