The man they could not hang

The man they could not hang

JOHN ‘BABBACOMBE’ LEE was probably not guilty of the murder of his employer, Emma Keyse at her home in Babbacombe on 15th November 1884. The…
The Drakes of Aishe

The Drakes of Aishe

Drakes of Aishe (Musbury, South East Devon) and their link to that most famous and notorious maritime voyager, Sir Francis Drake.  There was a famous incident…
All Change in East Devon

All Change in East Devon

John Fisher discusses Catherine of Aragon's brief visit to Honiton due to a great storm in the Channel which prevented her from landing at Southampton.…