Newton Abbot 1958
A parish magazine had unexpected news about my baptism, but perhaps of greater interest were the advertisements for businesses, most of which no longer exist – but some that do.
Olives & Post-Punk
One sunny afternoon in the life of Newton Abbot, from the market square to the clock tower…
Jaguars, Rovers, Mustangs, Corvettes…
An exceptional free day out in Newton Abbot every June; well worth a visit!
One of my favourite Newton Abbot parks. There are many to choose from, all with entirely different characters. Photos take in 2009.
Newton Abbot Architecture
An overheard conversation on a train prompted me to take photographs of architecture in Newton Abbot. Some people do not speak highly of the town but it has many buildings to be proud of.
Demolition: Man-made & Nature
Nature brought down the great tree in Courtenay Park but it was the ingenuity of man that demolished houses and shops opposite the bus station.
Food shopping is not a chore when I am salivating over local cheeses, hams, pies and other goodies from the market deli.
Newton Abbot Festival of Transport was supposed to have been repeated but turned out to be a one-off. That’s a shame.