Category Archives: sea

Westward Ho!

Friday night at the holiday town of Westward Ho! North Devon. Stopped off to look at the sea on way to pub. Intrepid Gillie scans the horizon. Essential Nature: ArtWalking in North Devon Find out about these art walks at … Continue reading

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Cape Farewell

Cape Farewell’s recent Disko Bay Expedition to Greenland has returned. This is the latest of Cape Farewell’s inspiring and adventurous expeditions to investigate climate change issues in Arctic regions. Over 40 scientists, musicians and artists were on board, including musician … Continue reading

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Ever since yesterday, I have been thinking about that aquarium at Ilfracombe, with an uneasy feeling that I will find myself visiting it sooner or later. What is going on here? It was not until this morning that I remembered another topic … Continue reading

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The Sea Lady

At the Appledore Book Festival last night, Margaret Drabble gave us an  intriguing insight into her new novel ‘The Sea Lady’. As well as readings, she told us a little of how the book came into being – including a memorable research trip to … Continue reading

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