Gool Peran Lowen (Happy St Piran’s Day) to you all!

I grew up in Cornwall before making the move to Swindon in the mid-90's (wow, that makes me feel really old!) and I still feel a strong connection to Cornwall, especially the North coast around Wadebridge, Rock, Polzeath and Padstow which is where my parents, sister and I lived. I still try to head back as often as possible, staying at a caravan park that's owned by the parents of someone I knew...
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Porthcurno, a small village that played a key role in global communications from the 19th Century to the present day

Way before the Internet, smartphones, and social media a global communications revolution was taking shape in a tiny coastal village in Southwest Cornwall. The invention of the electric telegraph in 1837 has ushered in a roller-coaster of innovation that has shaped the world we live and work in today. The first telegraph cable) was landed in Porthcurno in 1870 and stretched nearly 5,000 miles to...
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Gool Peran Lowen – Happy St Piran’s Day

Having grown up in Cornwall before moving to Swindon in the mid-90's (wow, now I feel really old!) I still feel a strong association with Cornwall, especially the North coast around Wadebridge, Rock, Polzeath and Padstow which is where I lived.  I still go back as often as possible, staying at a caravan park that's owned by the parents of someone I knew from school, that just...
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