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Drunk woman falls down 30ft cliff after night out

A drunk woman had to be rescued after she fell down a 30ft cliff following a night out.

The woman landed on an embankment and narrowly avoided falling into the sea at Falmouth, in Cornwall, at approximately 3.30am this morning. 303 more words


Cornwall Bump

This year’s summer was too packed with adventures (and falls!) to be able to fit in a weekend in Cornwall. Still, I had heard so much about it that we decided to go for a quick weekend getaway there at the start of November. 411 more words


Retreating in Order to Advance

The summer is a time for rest and relaxation, counter-pointed by the retreat time of (northern) midwinter. In the capricious temperate maritime climate of the British Isles the summer can be a time both of glorious sunshine and torrential rain. 909 more words

Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm

We met up with one of our boys and his girlfriend at Healeys’ for a bite to eat and a catch up. Healeys is a great venue for something a little different (not just food!) – Peacocks roost in the rafters of the buildings as you meander through to the restaurant… 234 more words


Cornwall - Where we stayed in Falmouth 

So a few weeks ago we made our second trip of the year down to Cornwall. This time we decided to visit Falmouth.

It was mid-October so I wasn’t expecting warm weather but other than the couple of storms that hit the UK we had a pretty decent week. 261 more words


A week near St Ives, Cornwall

In my last post, I blogged about our week on the Roseland peninsula at the end of June. If you missed it and are interested, you can read about that  1,278 more words

Helen Pollard

The night of the 'Cintra Gale'

On this day in 1893 James Stevens wrote in his Diary…

Showers of snow and hail. A man came ashore this morning at Gurnard’s Head, being the only one that is known to be saved of a steamer’s crew of 25  730 more words