Hidden Heritage – 4 Years On!

Wow, it’s hard to imagine that just four years ago, there we were, at Whitsand Bay Fort on my 40th birthday, preparing for the official Public Launch Weekend for Hidden Heritage to coincide with the National Heritage Open Days 2013 Programme. Yet here I…

Heritage Open Days 2017 – A Roadtrip to Deeper Cornwall

This year we decided to have a break from taking part in the nationwide Heritage Open Days programme that happens each year, instead opting to take the opportunity to visit some attractions on our doorstep in Cornwall. With a train crazy three year old…

Plymouth Military History Weekend 2017

The first Plymouth Military History Weekend takes place 6-8th October, 2017 and ironically it’s main venue is actually a defensive fortification on the Cornwall side, overlooking the City and Devonport Dockyard. Whitsand Bay Fort nestled atop the Rame Peninsula, is also the Base of…

Mount Edgcumbe at War 2017

This annual event organised by Cornwall Military Vehicle Trust has been growing in numbers each year and today’s weather certainly helped attract the crowds to Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park. Various eras of history were represented, from medieval to Cold War, Vietnam and…