Monthly Archives: September 2013

Porcelain Fungi in Holne Woods

The advantage of the recent wet, warm weather – there has to be one – has been the appearance of different types of fungi, especially in the Dart valley’s woods. Pottering through Holne Woods the other day I found this … Continue reading

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Widecombe Fair turned out nice again

Despite being a world famous tourist “event” Widecombe Fair is still at heart a real country fair/show. Local farmers and other residents vie against each other with everything from flocks of sheep to beautifully ridden ponies, vegetable animals made by … Continue reading

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Getting ready for Widecombe Fair

The picture has been taken,printed and mounted – this year’s subject is “My favourite landscape” which is a tough choice here on Dartmoor. Biscuits have been made – two each to be chosen of three different types. I’ve gone for … Continue reading

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