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East Cornwall events in the Plymouth History Festival

I note that in the Plymouth History Festival┬áthat runs for the whole of May there are Open Days a stones throw from the Rame Peninsula. On May 17th both Mount Edgecombe House and Anthony House are opening their gardens for … Continue reading

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May Festivals

May day is always celebrated in Cornwall and celebrations kick off in the east of the county on April 29th in Saltash with their May Day celebrations http://www.facebook.com/SaltashMayFair. Followed on the first of May, on the other side of the … Continue reading

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Chalet Christmas

What do you do when you live in a small cabin and a Christmas tree would take up a quarter of the living space? I’ve been looking on Pinterest and am taken with all the creative ways you can make … Continue reading

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Fav summer things

  So schools are back and the weather is erratic yet we are expecting some warm humid air still to come in from North Africa. A couple of weeks back we spent five very warm and humid days at the … Continue reading

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The little things at Port Elliot

  At this year’s Port Elliot Festival my eye was taken not so much by the usual and familiar vistas of the grounds and festival but by the unexpected and hidden places. On arriving we came across this gypsy caravan … Continue reading

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May Day

On Monday, being the first Monday in May, there will be celebrations all over the country to celebrate the end of winter, the beginning of Spring and Summer and warmer weather!!! Well we can hope. Down on the Rame Peninsula … Continue reading

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Happy St Pirin’s Day

March 5th is St Pirin’s Day, the National day of Cornwall

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