Polperro Festival 2014

Morning all. Now we all know that Looe is packed with events all year round but did you know that our wonderful and picturesque neighbour Polperro, holds its own festival, the Polperro Festival, every year too? I will be going this week and if … [Read more...]

Sea fishing in Looe

Sea fishing in Looe is a popular pastime and many people visit Looe to do just that. If you enjoy your sea fishing then please leave Alan a comment via the comment form at the end of the article. Just click the Read More link below for more … [Read more...]

The Cornish Times mentions Tesco Poll on ilovelooe.co.uk

This is a quick post to say thank you to the Cornish Times who have mentioned ilovelooe.co.uk and my Tesco Poll (on the right →) in their paper on the letters page (17). If you haven't got a copy then I suggest you pop out and buy one over the … [Read more...]

Tesco in Looe – Yes or No?

Just a quick update after the Tesco exhibition and consultation in the Looe Community School yesterday and Friday. You can read some interesting comments both for and against in these two posts: Is having a Tesco in Looe really a bad … [Read more...]

Looe, Cornwall’s Jewel In The Crown

Hey everyone. Today's post is by a Rachel Hindle, who describes herself as an 'avid returner to Looe'. Rachel contacted me back in 2011 about writing a guest post and I thought it would be wonderful to have a visitors view of the town. Well … [Read more...]

Memories of Looe

This is a guest post from Phil Crouch-Baker who used to visit Looe as a child some 40 years ago. As a young boy visiting Looe for the first time some 40 years ago, my clearest memories are of the sharks. Huge beasts suspended by thick tails for … [Read more...]

Is having a Tesco in Looe really a bad thing?

This is a Guest Post by Ben Holtam - Looe resident. It seems only a matter of time now that one of the major stores venture into Looe and with that store possibly going to be Tesco, I ask the question; would that really be a bad thing? The most … [Read more...]

Viking II – The Return of Tesco

Guest Post by Derek Braithwaite - Looe resident. Coming your way soon! The latest blockbuster for 2012 – ‘Viking II – The Return of Tesco.’ It’s the tale of how an army of cash-driven corporate raiders returned to wreak havoc on the Cornish … [Read more...]