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166. Treen (Penberth) to St Just

Monday 9th April 2018 Took a taxi from Penzance to the Logan Rock Inn (GR394230) at Treen and continued through the village to take a path straight ahead. Took the sign post to Sugar Lane and turned right at the lane. Beautiful morning again, blue sky, sunny, but unfortunately rain predicted later in the day… Continue reading 166. Treen (Penberth) to St Just

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165. Penzance to Treen (Penberth)

Sunday 8th April 2018 As usual got up at 4.30am, left home at 5am and drove down to Penzance arriving just after 10. Staying at the Con Amore Guest House on Morrab Street (GR472299). I have a strategy for this four-day trip as it includes a fourteen mile ‘Severe’ leg from Pendeen Watch to St… Continue reading 165. Penzance to Treen (Penberth)

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164. Perranuthnoe to Penzance

Wednesday 31st January 2018 Today looks a bit cloudy a little colder but not raining thankfully. Took a taxi to Perranuthnoe (GR540293) and set out on the path on low-muddy looking cliffs overlooking Perran Sands. The mud on the path does not seem too bad just yet, and coming around small headland of Maen-du Point… Continue reading 164. Perranuthnoe to Penzance

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163. Porthleven to Perranuthnoe

Tuesday 30th January 2018 Got the bus from Penzance to Porthleven and then set off round the harbourside passing Rick Stein’s restaurant. Very much in the same style as his excellent restaurant in Padstow. Colder today, cloudy with not much wind and starting to rain. Passed the Ship Inn (GR626256) and the path started to… Continue reading 163. Porthleven to Perranuthnoe

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161. The Lizard to Mullion

Sunday 28th January 2018 Did the normal thing, got up early and left at 5am for the 5 hour drive to the Lizard. Looking forward to some major landmarks, starting at the most southerly point (Lizard Point) of my round England walk and ending at the most westerly point (Land’s End) and passing the 2,000… Continue reading 161. The Lizard to Mullion

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160. The Lizard circular

Thursday 2nd November 2017 Stayed at Caerthillion House and spent the evening in the Witch Ball pub that was good pub used by the locals but also friendly. Set off towards Church Cove with the weather overcast and a bit colder than it has been. Retraced last night’s steps past the school and down towards… Continue reading 160. The Lizard circular

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158. Helford to Coverack

Tuesday 31st October 2017 Halloween as demonstrated by the decorations at the Jacobs Ladder pub, Falmouth from which I drove last night to the Paris Hotel in Coverack. Took a taxi from the Paris Hotel to the car park at Helford (GR759261). A very nice day, very still, a little chilly but nothing special and… Continue reading 158. Helford to Coverack

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157. Falmouth to Helford Passage

Monday 30th October 2017  On the Sunday night drove down to Falmouth and stayed at the Jacobs Ladder pub in the centre of town. The pub was OK and there was a Songwriters Sundae on the Sunday evening (singers only allowed to perform original material). Some good acts especially a girl called Rachel who had… Continue reading 157. Falmouth to Helford Passage