Check Out #Hockings Real Devon Ice Cream

Check Out #Hockings Real Devon Ice Cream

If you ask any North Devon locals which ice cream to have, they will say Hockings. A true family business, Hockings’ distinctive yellow and red vehicles can be found at Bideford Quay, Appledore Quay, Torrington Commons,¬†Westward Ho! seafront, Sainsbury’s...
A Beer at The Quay

A Beer at The Quay

First a view from the beach hut we have in Bude. It was a busy day yesterday but who can blame people for taking to the sea with skies like that and temperatures in the high 20s? After a day at the beach, what better than to drink in more sea? Early evening is a good...
Hartland Carnival & Sunset

Hartland Carnival & Sunset

What an amazing evening. I’ve never seen Hartland Carnival so crowded, but the usual superb array of floats and a great atmosphere prevailed, as cars queued to enter the village. It felt like there were thousands of people. Maybe there were. The good weather...
Visiting Lundy

Visiting Lundy

You can see Lundy from here, and get a fabulous view from the road over Bursdon Moor, but did you know you can also visit it? Recently, Andrew and Rosie went over on the boat (fine sunny day, as luck would have it) for a day trip on the Oldenburg. Here are a few...
Woolsery Show

Woolsery Show

We are in an agricultural area, so it is only right that we have agricultural shows. The biggest show of the year locally is the Woolsery¬†Show held at Clovelly Court. Here are a few photos from this year’s, not as sunny as usual but still a decent day. See, not...