Tag Archives: Princetown

  1. A woodland, rural ramble from hamlet to village

    Down in the valleys and in the woods the British Native Bluebells carpet the floor, a pale purple haze which in the warm sunshine sends out a soft spring scent – Not a sight that lasts long, following on from our humble yellow primrose and preceding the shy woodland violet. A lot of footpaths follow…

  2. A List of Pharmacies on Dartmoor

    https://beta.nhs.uk/find-a-pharmacy/ The above link will take you through to the NHS site which will enable you to put in your post code and find the nearest Pharmacy near where ever you are staying in England. You will find a Pharmacy in most towns on Dartmoor, Yelverton, Tavistock, Mortonhampstead, Bovey Tracy, Okehampton to name a few,…

  3. Wine tasting around Dartmoor

    It would surprise many people that good local wine can be bought on Dartmoor, even more surprising is the fact that it is grown and produced on the boarders of the Dartmoor National Park, and what is more, not one, but two vineyards both producing award winning wines. Eastcott at Northlew (where it is said…

  4. The One Thing You Can’t Miss on Dartmoor

    Our Dartmoor ponies are synonymous with the moorland – being the logo of the Dartmoor National park and often in the press regarding the ‘plight’ of the said Dartmoor pony – a hardy creature about 12hh with long flowing mane and tail, mostly brown, black or grey (white to the layman!) – there is also…

  5. An Afternoon Out on Dartmoor (In January)

    Such a short title for what could be a very long blog – so I will write a monthly update! As the saying goes ‘you can experience all four seasons in one day on Dartmoor’ so dressing for the weather is important, warm layers, waterproofs, hat, gloves and a rucksack  to put them all in…