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The Cheddar Mortgage

It is enirely plausible that my distant ancestors once lived in caves.  I can see the appeal of a cave for a person who lived in a world without bricks, tiles and mortar. 290 more words


Travel at Home: Cheddar

“He stood staring into the wood for a minute, then said: “What is it about the English countryside — why is the beauty so much more than visual? 679 more words


Exploring Cheddar Gorge, Somerset

I am WOEFULLY behind on my blog at the moment. And I mean, woefully. Work has been incredibly busy and my whole summer was booked up with wonderful weddings and hen dos. 1,061 more words


Day 2 - 110 miles to Bath

The day started cloudy and dry as we rolled through the Devon countryside.

We had our fair share of Hills with our very own cheer squad at the top of Cothelstone – 902 feet above sea level. 123 more words


Trevor Does Cheddar

Our first morning of camping was pretty simple in terms of breakfast: yogurt and fruit. We decided to treat ourselves to a full English breakfast on the second day, and were advised to go to this gem of a place with a great view of a lake. 528 more words



We got up early on the Wednesday, picked up some bargain pain au raisins from Boulangerie, only slightly regretting the lack of a smashed avocado breakfast from Spoons, and headed for Cheddar Gorge. 553 more words

The Tour of Wessex, aka Their Trade is Treachery.

With apologies first to Chapman Pincher.

It’s very easy to become ambivalent towards your home town or country, even if, like me, you live a long way from it nowadays. 1,508 more words