Saturday actually felt like it had come around quite quickly and on todays agenda was a trip to Bodiam Castle. We were up and out of the house as quickly as we could be with three children and four adults and a long wait in a lot of traffic - why exactly the Highways Agency thought it was good idea to cut hedges and close an entire lane on the A22 at the weekend of the Easter holiday is absolutely beyond me. 245 more words
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The River Meavy is perhaps one of Dartmoor’s lesser known rivers. Its source is close to Black Tor on Walkhampton Common south of Princetown. The river then flows south into Burrator Reservoir before emerging and heading south through Meavy and on to join the River Plym at Shaugh Prior. 138 more words
A rainy grey day brought alive by a visit to a home still full of life and character even without its occupants.
There is a strong sense of the family who once lived here, of dinners being prepared in the small kitchen and children playing on a wooden slide in the nursery on the upper floor. 73 more words