An Enjoyable Autumn Well, the children are back to school this week and we have certainly noticed a change in the clientele. We have had a magnificent summer here on the English Riviera and, unlike some of the more humid central parts of the UK, we’ve had the luxury of a sea breeze. The resulting… [Read More]
Gardening Against The Odds After the paltry single mm of rain we received on The English Riviera in June, it’s no surprise that the grass is looking decidedly dead. But, as ever, the Torquay Parks Gardeners have kept the flower beds looking amazing. They are doing a good job in tricky conditions. And, say it… [Read More]
Enjoying A Riviera Early Summer Well, I think it’s fair to say we deserved the wonderful weather we enjoyed in May. After the often soggy winter months, the May Day bank holiday was an absolute belter, with the sun beating down on the English Riviera and showing off the area to its best. Thoroughly delightful.… [Read More]
Well, the bay is getting busier by the day now that we have, hopefully, got past the miserable rainy winter we’ve all been enduring. Fountain Restoration The tulips are out in the Victorian gardens outside Torre Abbey, and the beautiful fountain there will be flowing again soon. It was taken away in November for some… [Read More]
A photo-tour of The Somerville.