Tag Archives: Lyme Regis

The Red Arrows, the romance, the wild flying, the red white & blue of First Class Flying

I always want to be the first one to spot them, I want to be the one who shouts out, “There they are, look, over there!” When my sons become bored of the waiting and they have long given up … Continue reading

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To see the Olympic Torch is a “once in a lifetime experience”…… you’re not kidding

There’s no doubting the whole Olympic thing has been beefed up by the officials and given the close ties with McDonald’s, that is hardly surprising. But for me, standing in the torrential rain and howling wind in the eager anticipation … Continue reading

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The women were described as Amazonian & the Buddle River ‘ran red’. It was a war zone in Lyme Regis.

The Pearl of Dorset with its stunning scenery and views; part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline; a famous seaside resort with the highly acclaimed Cobb and exciting fossil forays. Such are the enticements of this wonderful part of the … Continue reading

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The Royalists numbered in their hundreds but they were no match for the determined Lyme folk: the Siege of Lyme Regis 1644

When you close your eyes in Lyme Regis, the sound you will hear above all others is the screech of seagulls as they fly overhead scanning the area for tasty morsels. But cast yourself back 367 years and it won’t … Continue reading

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Lyme Regis Celebrates deliverance from the Royalist Siege

The Pearl of Dorset with its stunning scenery and views; part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline; a famous seaside resort with the highly acclaimed Cobb and exciting fossil forays.  Such are the enticements of this wonderful part of the … Continue reading

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