Pour yourself a cup of tea and dunk a couple of biccies while you treat yourself to a Mrs Crocombe MARATHON with EVERY The Victorian Way Video so far from English Heritage!
Category: History and Heritage
Who is Mrs Crocombe? Everything you need to know about the Delia Smith of Devonshire
Have you got Mrs Crocombe cravings? Learn everything you need to know about
the YouTube Victorian cook Mrs Crocombe in this complete guide with links for official merch!
The 1993 Salcombe Lifeboat Documentary: Lifesavers on the South Devon Coast
The 1993 ITV documentary, Lifeboat is a highly underrated series that documented the work and lives of Salcombe’s RNLI crew. Watch it online here!
Everything you need to know about Burgh Island Hotel, Bigbury-on-Sea, Devon
If you are looking for a day trip, weekend break, or holiday that is an escape in the truest sense, you can do no better than the Burgh Island Hotel. This unusual hotel is not only the landmark of the enigmatic Burgh Island but also Bigbury-on-Sea, a stunning part of the South Hams in Devon. …
4 of the Best Places in the World for a US Citizen to Retire
For some, retirement may seem like the end of the road. But if you are looking forward to a season of life where you can really enjoy the fruits of your labour, sound retirement planning with a little imagination will really broaden your horizons. Have you considered retirement abroad? As an ex-pat retiree, you will…
100 things Devon is famous for
If you are wondering what Devon if famous for we have 100 claims to fame for Devon!
Slumbering steam train giants at Paignton Station, Devon
Slumbering giants at Paignton Station, Devon. One of the best things about passing through Paignton (other than watching the marvellous Oystercatchers at Preston) is the opportunity to pause awhile and take in the steam trains and carriages of the Dartmouth Steam Railway which roommates with the local British Rail station. These stately engines, momentarily retired…
Why we need a Richard Vobes in Devon
I am probably old enough to have enjoyed his CITV show Snug and Cozi on more than one occasion. But Richard Vobes of Worthing, West Sussex, AKA The Bald Explorer is distinguishing himself as one of the UK’s leading vloggers about all things landscape, heritage, and nature. If you have not already encountered his engaging…