Birds of Devon Rivers

Birds of Devon Rivers

Most of Devon’s rivers have their source on Dartmoor or Exmoor such as the rivers Exe, Teign, Dart, Plym, Torridge and Taw, but others like the rivers  Axe, Otter and  Tamar rise outside the county.
Devon and the English Civil War

Devon and the English Civil War

FOR SOME OF US, THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HAS NEVER ENDED: today’s splendid re-enactment societies like The Sealed Knot for example attract huge crowds throughout…
Devonshire visits Finch Foundry

Devonshire visits Finch Foundry

Whilst over at the back of Dartmoor in the lovely village of Sticklepath, I visited National Trust's Finch Foundry. Probably one of Devon's most fascinating…
Rule Britannia!

Rule Britannia!

AT FIRST GLANCE IT MAY NOT LOOK MUCH LIKE A SHIP, perched high and dry on a hill overlooking Devon’s beautiful Dart estuary but this…
Devon’s Nudibranchs

Devon’s Nudibranchs

Dan Bolt was born in South Devon and for the past 25 years has been diving and snorkelling the coastline both for pleasure, and as…