Making heads turn! An original lockdown response from one Dartmoor business

The shire horses Rocky and Duke were making the people of Tavistock smile this afternoon as they were heard clip clopping steadily around the town towards Bedford Square, pulling a cart containing the produce from their owner’s business Wild Hart Venison. Mark and Victoria Heyes harvest the venison themselves as part of a unique conservation … More Making heads turn! An original lockdown response from one Dartmoor business

Light of remembrance #ShineOn Plymouth

Light of remembrance to #ShineOn in Plymouth The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) is lighting up the sky above the Plymouth Royal Naval War Memorial to pay tribute to the 1.7 million Commonwealth war dead as part of its #ShineOn remembrance activities.Plymouth is one of four locations across the country chosen to take part in a unique act of … More Light of remembrance #ShineOn Plymouth

Just Hours to Spare: escaping a forty-day lockdown in India

By Joe Jordan My time in India was cut short by the coronavirus, but I was lucky to leave before it was too late. On arriving in India in late January, I spent a few hectic days in Delhi before meandering around Rajasthan, India’s culturally rich north-eastern state. Each place I visited, I was stunned … More Just Hours to Spare: escaping a forty-day lockdown in India

Escape from Italy

Flight from Italy: my coronavirus experience  By Joseph Dax When I moved to Naples in January this year in order to start a new job as an English language teacher, I had no inkling of the dramatic events that would soon engulf my new home, and later all of Europe. In early February, after a month working … More Escape from Italy

New strict rules as Boris Johnson makes announcement

At 8.30pm this evening Boris Johnson made an announcement that Strict new curbs on life in the UK to tackle the spread of coronavirus. From this evening people will only be aloud to leave their home for food and exercise. shops which are not essential will have to shut by midnight tonight. If people do … More New strict rules as Boris Johnson makes announcement