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90. Wareham to Corfe Castle

December 2014

For this walk I am continuing along the Poole Harbour Trail following (roughly) the edge of Poole Harbour. It was a very cold but clear and sunny day (the sort of day that has been rather absent this winter) and I set off from near Christchurch to Wareham, which took around 45 minutes. 1,618 more words


The Best Coastline in England?

My family lives on what can only be one of the best coastlines in England if not Europe, the Dorset coastline.  To be more precise around Poole and Bournemouth.   1,719 more words


89. Corfe Castle to South Haven Point

January 2015

Given that my last walk ended at the Sandbanks Ferry and you can take this across the mouth of Poole Harbour, you might be expecting me to cross that to continue my walk. 2,635 more words


Corfe Castle at Night

Friday 11th December 2015

Although I had taken Max out for a walk this morning, I went with Chris and the dogs later in the afternoon as well. 399 more words


Corfe Castle at Christmas and a Merry Christmas

The picture below is of Corfe Castle in Dorset, all lit up for the Christmas season.  The castle is in ruins not so much because of its age but rather it was on the wrong side during the English Civil War.  685 more words


Putting things right

I am going to start with a statement that too many historians prefer to ignore: England existed before 14 October 1066 and existed as a single kingdom for some of that time. 127 more words