A Walk on the Wildside

Finding a parking space near to a beach in Cornwall during the school holidays means getting there early. Which is how I came to be at Chapel Porth car park at 8:50 on Saturday morning aiming to walk the coastal path up to the Wheal Coates mine and on to St Agnes Head. The weather…

Winter Wave Watching

I could spend hours standing on the shore watching the breakers roll in. Waiting for the swell of the sea in the distance the curl of the wave the spindrift the translucent green of the barrel followed by the white spume crashing on to the rocky headland or lapping gently on to the sandy shoreline….

Wheal Coates

Just to show that the Cornish world wasn’t really grey on Boxing Day, but lovely and sunny and away from the cliff edge, reasonably warm too!