Tag Archives: Cornwall

It’s westward ho for my carriage-driving friends

My carriage-driving friends have left Turville and we shall miss them. Continue reading

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Hazel Perham, Cornwall’s campaigner

Hazel Perham, who fought for Cornwall’s paths and access, has died aged 74. Continue reading

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Heroic Hazel

My friend, Hazel Perham from Cornwall, has received a Ramblers’ certificate for her outstanding contribution to walking Continue reading

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Bodmin Moor: completing the jigsaw

In November 1993 the Bodmin Moor Commons Bill, a private bill promoted by Cornwall County Council, entered parliament.  It was ill-conceived and driven by money: the council wanted to create a body which could be legally responsible for managing the … Continue reading

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For one and all, a true Cornishman remembered

I was sad to learn that Anthony Hawkey had died.  He was 96 and had lived in Egloshayle Road, Wadebridge, north Cornwall for all his life except for a year up Gonvena Hill (also in Wadebridge).  He was a true Cornishman. … Continue reading

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