Category: Cornwall

Turnips. It’s all about the Turnips.

No, it's not a selfie on a Monday morning but a good old traditional vegetable of the British countryside, the humble Turnip.  Yes, I'm giving it a capital T as I fear it is overlooked, under-estimated and its' importance in Halloween completely ignored.  It deserves elevation to a proper noun, in my humble opinion 😉 … Continue reading Turnips. It’s all about the Turnips.

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Battle of Lansdown 5th July 1643, near Bath

Well, this isn't my usual era of interest, in fact, it's a tad too modern for me but it is on my doorstep in a magnificent part of the world (Southwolds, nr Bath actually) so deserved some air time I thought.  I am also of Cornish blood so who knows if one of these soldiers … Continue reading Battle of Lansdown 5th July 1643, near Bath