porthleven food festival 2016

Lostwithiel (Lostwydhyel) calm after the storm

Lostwithiel today three days after the flood,  quite a different picture from Wednesday full story here Some damage to The Medieval bridge. Sand bags outside the old Duchy palace where the government of Cornwall was based. “14th century Lostwithiel, known as ‘The Port of Fawi’, was the capital of Cornwall, administering affairs both Cornish and stannary (relating to tin) […]

porthleven food festival 2016

Off down the pub…

(Craig Weatherhill not impressed with the new fences and gate at Carn Kenidjack.) Craig Weatherhill off down the pub for a pint with his mate Paddy. Irish Paddy is half Connemara, half Irish draught and is partial to a drop of beer himself. Historian Weatherhill expert on Cornish Place names, Cornish history and language, has written various books, […]