I came across a hobby of collecting and analysing sand while looking for a website on a totally unrelated subject. Sand is defined as a substance where 50% of the material will no pass thru a sieve of 0.075mm diameter, but will pass thru a sieve of 4.75mm. Anything larger than 4.75mm is gravel and […]
Probably a little late now to say that the Poppit Sands Cafe is under new ownership since I’m pretty sure that it was last summer but this week was the first time I’d be in there for a while and was pleasantly surprised by how good it looked. The whole place as been decorated and […]
1st post of the pictures didn’t quite work as expected. Had some nice days this Easter for a change and I’ve updated a few pictures.
First day on the beach at Poppit Sands today and looking around the rock pools it was one of those rare times when there were dozens of starfish in and around the rocks. I’m sure its related to the massive storm we had a couple of days back but fascinating to see all the same. […]
Good Friday is definitely not the day to travel on the M4 to Poppit. Thought it was going to be a poor journey, but 6.5 hours was a little longer than I would have preferred. Weather is cold but not raining as of yet, beach has lots of big clumps of seaweed given the recent […]