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A Croyde Family Wedding!

‘Croyde is a village on the west-facing coastline of North Devon, England. The past 30 years has seen large increases in younger-age visitors develop around surfing.’ – Wikipedia. 702 more words

North Devon

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Another Year

My most frequent phrase at the moment is ‘where did the time go?’

It is now two years since I moved to North Devon from the dry grasslands of Bedfordshire and whilst I still miss the Chilterns (the dazzling variety of tiny plants nestled into the steep chalk grassland turf) I am discovering new habitats to love here on the Atlantic coast every day. 495 more words


Rough Waves and Warm Sands! Camping in Devon. Part 1

The cold had finally begun to creep into my fingers from the icy waters they were thrust down into in frustration. Again and again I would paddle out on my board and lie there in wait like a cheetah ready to pounce. 180 more words