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Appledore and Barnstaple Fireworks

Every year the tradition of fireworks on bonfire night gets earlier and earlier and it now feels that we have them all year around. It was a one-night event only when we were growing up, with jacket potatoes, hot dogs and hot chocolate and a few dodgy Catherine wheels nailed to a post at the […]

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North Devon Heritage Photographic Competition 2015

After a break from this popular photographic competition last year, I decided to submit a collection of images to the 2015 North Devon Heritage Photographic Competition and Exhibition. Of the ten images I submitted, three are on show at the Barnstaple Museum, along with a wide collection of work from various other photographers. The three […]

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Delightful Devon with Alice Hunter Photography

A while ago, I was asked by Alice from Alice Hunter Photography to write a guest post for her blog. Alice currently lives in the South East of England and is a wildlife and landscape photographer herself and you can read all about her work here. It was great to be asked by a fellow […]

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Appledore & Instow Regatta

Every year along the Taw and Torridge estuary in North Devon we have the Appledore and Instow Regatta. This is a 19 day event packed full of events and boat races from rowing boats to gigs, gaffers and luggers as well as greasy poles, tug-of-war, the RNLI and so much more! I only made two of […]

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Surfin’ Rocks

Now and again, I get the opportunity to go #walkabout – not quite to the extent of Crocodile Dundee (for those of us old enough to remember him!), but just locally and with no real plan. I like being able to take time out sometimes and just be in my own space with nothing but […]

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Kite Surfing – North Devon

Kiteboarding or Kitesurfing is an exhilarating sport both to participate in and watch. It is a mixed surface water sport including aspects of windsurfing, surfing, paragliding and others into one adrenaline pumping, extreme sport. A kiteboarder will harness the power of the wind with a large power kite to be propelled across the water on […]

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The North Devon Coast

I have said many times before, how priviledged I feel to be able to live in such a beautiful part of our country. I just love the beauty and diversity this part of the UK has to offer, and I especially enjoy the coastline :0) With the weather being favourable over the past few weekends I […]

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Worldwide PhotoWalk 2014

  Well, 5.45 am is not usually a time I see on a Saturday morning, but this past weekend was a little different as it was Scott Kelby’s 7th Annual Worldwide PhotoWalk. It was a bit of a risk starting out so early, especially in light of the weather forecast for most of the week […]

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Worldwide PhotoWalk 2014

  Hi all! :0) This will be my third year leading the North Devon part of the Worldwide PhotoWalk and I am excited to be able to lead it again. This year we are aiming for something a bit different and a bit more of a challenge for the more adventurous of you – and something a […]

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North Devon Arts – Summer Show

I am really pleased to say that I am once again exhibiting with North Devon Arts at the fabulous Broomhill Art Hotel and Sculpture Gardens throughout the summer. The exhibition is a diverse collection of both 2 and 3D works by some of North Devon’s best art and craft makers. Being held in the Stables […]

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