Escape to the country London to Cornwall by train

When I was in my last year of college, I was offered a job in an ad agency just behind Oxford Circus in central London. I moved from South Wales to London and commuted by train, in and out of the big smoke everyday for many years. It was a drag of a … [Read more...]

2 pairs of MiniMusicFest tickets to give away

If you love Ska, Punk and Soul music (or just flashing off your scooter), I've got 2 pairs of tickets to give away for a live music event on the 29th March at Tencreek Holiday Park near Looe. Tencreek is really close to Looe, infact it's the … [Read more...]

New road map into Looe ready for download via iLoveLooe

Just to let you know that I've updated the road map for getting into Looe. The roadworks have started again on St Martins Hill (B3253) so you only get as far as Barclay House and that's it. There is NO access into Looe via this route whilst the … [Read more...]

St Piran’s Day Horn Of Plenty Cornwall Video

Yesterday was St Piran's Day in Cornwall. I've wrote about St Piran in this St Piran's Day blog post back in 2009 so rather than post it all again, I thought I'd share a superb story video called 'Horn of Plenty' by storyteller Will … [Read more...]

Polperro Storm Watching Video February 2014

After creating the 'Flooding in Looe' video a week or so ago I thought I'd trundle round to Polperro to see what effect the storms were having over there. I had no idea what to expect and was quite surprised. I love Polperro and stayed there a … [Read more...]

Worst flooding in Looe in 8 years

I haven't lived in Looe long (8 years) and today I witnessed the worst flooding in Looe in all that time. Below is just one of many photos I took. More to follow as soon as they are ready... later this morning. You have to feel for the … [Read more...]

Looe 2013 Children’s Firework Display

The Looe 2013 New Year's Eve Children's Firework Display was wet and windy with big waves crashing over the edge of the pier. So much so in fact, that the display was delayed for 20 minutes whilst the tide went out and the waves abated! Below are … [Read more...]

What’s on in Looe this Christmas and New Year

Santa Claus popped into Looe for the annual Christmas Parade a week or so ago and the town was packed. Below is one of the pictures and I'm busy putting together a video of the event although Christmas has caught up with me and I'm not sure I'll … [Read more...]

Looe RNLI Winter Ball – 23rd Nov

Did you know that the RNLI provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts, 365 days a year? Did you also know that there are over 239 RNLI stations around the UK and Ireland and one of them is … [Read more...]