Warner Weekend 2022

Yes, it’s that time again! We’re off to Warner’s with great mates Geoff & Rhonda and Paul & Sue, known collectively as our alter-egos – “The Northants Nutters”. ๐Ÿ˜ฎThis year, our destination is Alvaston Hall, Nantwich. The highlight of the weekend is the ELO tribute band – “ELO Again” – on Saturday night! ๐Ÿ‘ We’re …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 14/15:

Morning reader. Thanks for coming back – I admire your stamina!๐Ÿ˜Š. “Are we nearly there yet?” Yes, this is day 14; just one more Post to go and then you’re free! ๐Ÿ˜› Here we are at the Mill End Hotel in Chagford, (population c1400), in the middle of Dartmoor on the penultimate day of our …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 13/15:

Morning all! ๐Ÿ˜. We’re on our way to the final leg of our holiday, staying at the Mill End Hotel in Chagford, Dartmoor. Check-in time is 3pm, so as usual, we’re going to make the best use of time and visit a couple of attractions beforehand – National Trust’s East Pool Mine near Redruth and …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 12/15:

Greetings, reader! ๐Ÿ‘. It’s day 12 of our 15-day break here in the south-west. It’s also our last full day here at The Piggery (courtesy of AirBnB.) on the Lizard Peninsular. 10.09am: Just a couple of quickies today: National Trust’s Godolphin and Praa Sands Beach (famous for surfing dudes). Godolphin (National Trust) The estate was …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 11/15: St Ives

7.10am: Welcome to Wednesday, my loyal reader! ๐Ÿ‘ We’re on leg 4, day 11, of our 15-day break in the south-west of England. We’re still here at the AirBnB called The Piggery. We’ve a shorter day ahead today as we have just St Ives on the cards. 9.59am: We’re off! We went ‘car-free’ (almost!) leaving …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 10/15:

6.10am: Morning all! ๐Ÿ˜Ž. It’s day 10 of our 15-day break here in the south-west of England. We’re in Ashton (population, c572) staying at an AirBnB called The Piggery on the Lizard Peninsular. It’s rather splendid and is very well equipped. On our list of places to visit today: National Trust’s St Michael’s Mount; a …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 9/15:

Morning Monday! Morning reader! ๐Ÿ˜. We’re on day 9 of our holiday here in the south-west. Today, we checked out of The Alverton Hotel here in Truro and headed furthest from home – to Helston. It’ll be our first stay, ever, in an AirBnB – it’s called The Piggery ๐Ÿท๐Ÿท๐Ÿ˜ As per normal, we couldn’t …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 8/15:

Greetings reader! It’s day 8, and we’re on leg 3, halfway through our holiday here in the south-west of England. Today, it’s our final full day in Truro, as tomorrow, we’re onto leg 4, an AirBnB in Ashton, Helston. We slept well in spite of the resident next door setting the volume on his radio …
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Holiday: Devon and Cornwall โ€“ Day 7/15:

6.25am: Hello reader, welcome back! I hope you’re enjoying the Posts! We’ve been here almost a week, and we’re on leg 3, day 7 (of 15) of our holiday in the south-west of the UK – Poldark country! Arrrrrrrrrrr! ๐Ÿดโ€โ˜ ๏ธ 8.15am: Our first breakfast here in the Hotel. Great food, shame about the service! ๐Ÿ˜ฎ. …
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