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There is something very exciting about lost lands and histories. As a maritime nation, we have an uneasy relationship with the sea. It has protected us from invaders (sometimes), it has enabled us to travel and explore the world, it provided food and industry as well as pleasure and inspiration. It has also, from time […]
In the late seventeenth century, traders from the far east began to bring home beautiful cups and plates made out of exquisite porcelain. To a continent that was used to pottery and stone wear, these pieces were treasures to be desired. The items were as thin and light as bones, they rang when you struck […]
I read a post earlier today that made me laugh and brought back happy memories. This cyclist was talking about his tour around Crete and the maps that he had used. Wow. Maps, useful looking ones at that. When I was 18, I went on holiday to Crete with my sister and a friend. It […]
There is something about the landscape of St Agnes that invites larger than life tales. Here, a most unpleasant giant mistreats his wife and moons after a local saint. Boy did he pick the wrong woman to mess with. — Once upon a time, many years ago in the lands to the far west, where […]
A History of Mevagissey
This potted history gives an insight into the history of the village and takes a humorous look behind the scenes into what it is like to actually live and work in Cornwall’s second largest fishing port. It debunks a few myths and introduces some lively, tall tales, as told through local voices.
Radio Cornwall Interview
“A lovely lighthearted journal of family life from a working mother’s point of view. Will make you laugh out loud! Beautiful descriptions of gorgeous Cornwall.”
Matteus – Amazon
The Cornish Years is a collection of two books featuring opinion pieces and lifestyle columns from the Cornish Guardian. Available in print or as a download.
Line Them Up
The Line them Up Series, is a collection of the same columns, but in shorter bursts. At 99p a download they are perfect to dip in and out of. Better yet the first one is free.
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