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Archive for May, 2011

Weston-Super-Mare – Grand Pier and seaside resort

Friday, May 27th, 2011

I have been to Weston-super-mare many times in the past. Weston is a seaside resort centred around the pier, so when the pier was engulfed by a major fire during 2008 I did wonder what the future would hold. Fortunately unlike some of the derelict piers around the country the pier at Weston-super-mare has been […]

Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park in Devon

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

During the Children’s evening entertainment at John Fowler’s holiday park in Ilfracombe there was a visit from the Devon Wildlife and Dinosaur Park. They brought some animals along for the children to meet. As it was only a short drive from the holiday park we spent a day visiting the park. Before we went I’d […]

Ilfracombe Aquarium, Harbour and Beach

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

We spent a day in Ilfracombe whilst on holiday at the John Flower Ilfracombe holiday park. The day was a wet one so we didn’t get to spend much time on the beach, but we did get to visit the Ilfracombe Aquarium. A first look from the outside and it didn’t look like the aquarium […]

Free Ebooks for Amazon Kindle and other ebook readers

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

These sites all provide free Ebooks that you can download to view on a Ebook reader or on your PC. Some of these sites offer both free and pay-for ebooks so check before you download. You will also need to check that the book is in the correct format. The Kindle supports Mobi, pdf, html […]

The Big Sheep – Visitor attractions in Devon

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

The Big Sheep is a visitor attraction in Devon based around a sheep farm. I deliberately say visitor attraction as this is not like any of the children’s farms that I’ve been to. That’s not meant to say that this is either a bad thing or that other farm based attractions are not as good […]


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