Category Archives: Beach

Devons battered coast

National TV has highlighted Dawlish and the train track that has been washed into the sea creating misery for those working in London or on the M5 corridor that regularly use the train service. Here in Teignbridge Teignmouth has also … Continue reading

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Watch the ship come from harbour to Ocean.

This morning Emma and I had a very interesting walk except when she was pulling me – excuse the video where it moves a little. Here is a video showing a very large ship coming out of our really small … Continue reading

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Aw! how sweet Cygnets

Look what I saw at Goodrington,  7 little cygnets. Aren’t they really sweet. And just yards away from the sea. Mum and Dad were very close watching and keeping them safe.  

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Steam Train alongside the River Dart

Had a lovely cup of tea at the Singing Kettle, Dartmouth today. Then used the car ferry across the dart and saw the steam train running alongside the River Dart. see it here

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“Isn’t the sea wonderful?”

Originally posted on Beach Treasures and Treasure Beaches:
Along the Oregon Coast Down at the base of the cliffs were heaps of surf-worn rocks or little sandy coves inlaid with pebbles as with ocean jewels; beyond lay the sea, shimmering…

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Cameras! Why do they let you down just when you want it?

Why does your camera always not work you want it?? This week we tried to take the nephews to the beach to use their scooters. .  I had never seen the water so moody splashing and crashing over the road as we … Continue reading

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Hand up for cold, wintry Easter Holidays!

Emma and I went to the beach today. Boy it was cold registering -1 before we got out of the car with the wind chill not sure exactly how cold it was but still Emma enjoyed the seagulls and just … Continue reading

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