1. Webcam lite
2. Stand Up
3. Another ahhhh
4. Small News
1. Webcam lite
Go to Google and search for a
Dartmouth Webcam, what do you come up with ?
www.DartmouthWebcam.com or why not just
click here to
see it ? simples!
Why the 'lite' name? well it's a
cut down version, one that loads quickly and does not
require any extra and difficult software or plug-ins.
the only Dartmouth tourist website with a working webcam, is
your business advertising on it?
To update the image
simply press the f5 key on the very top row of your
We would like to thank
Nigel Way of the Royal Castle Hotel for permission to use
their webcam feed.
Stand Up Paddle (SUP)
Canoe Adventures offer guided
canoeing aboard Voyager 12-seat canoes working from
Tuckenhay (40 minutes from YHA Salcombe), halfway between
Totnes and Dartmouth in the green South Hams along the
famous River Dart.
This adventure is suitable for all ages, with full equipment
provided and no previous experience necessary. Special rates
apply on production of a valid YHA membership card.
This and these photographs are all we know, but it looks,
The net says "The first stand up
paddle surfers emerged in Waikiki in the early 1950s, when
the post-war tourism boom saw Matson cruise liners deposit
thousands of thrill-hungry Americans on the beach under the
shadow of Diamond Head."
Another ahhhh moment!
This beautiful baby Alpaca also
known as a Cria was born at Woodlands on Tuesday 2nd March.
Beth Lewis, Animal Keeper, who was with Mum Rose when the
new Cria was born said "I couldn't resist giving the new
arrival a nickname and have called him Marshmellow because
he’s so sweet and fluffy. Mum did a fantastic job, he is an
adorable little boy and is having a great time with all this
nice weather we’ve been having".
Marshmellow now lives with a herd of 5 other Alpacas, 2
males and 3 females at Woodlands Zoo-Farm near Dartmouth
where guests will be able to enter a competition to choose a
new name for Marshmellow.
"All of the Alpacas are looking after Marshmellow, they are
herding animals and they are very good at protecting each
other, they also protect the sheep that share their paddock
with them" Beth said. At only a week old Marshmellow is full
of character and is always jumping and dancing around the
paddock with his family. For more
Why not come down
for the weekend, or even a week?
4. Small News
Does anyone remember
BT or probably The Post Office tunnelling under
Dartmouth in the last 50 or so years, and where the
tunnels go? If so
click here please?
Does anyone know who
donated any of the many properties to the charities now
known as The Dartmouth Trust? and why? If so
This Saturday 13
March between 10am and 2pm there is a Nearly New and
Good Quality Sale in St Clement's Church, Townstal.
There will be ladies clothing and accessories, kitchen
equipment, soft furnishings, household items, plus
refreshments and a raffle. All in aid of
Dinner at The Royal Castle Hotel, Thursday 25th March.
Jess says: Join us for one of our famous Murder Mystery
Dinners with the Candlelight Theatre Company, where the
scene is set for a night of intrigue and murder - as the
plot thickens enjoy a three-course dinner! The evening
starts at 7pm with a welcome drink and canapés. £34.50
per person. Why not stay overnight - double rooms
available from £73.00 per person (including dinner, full
English breakfast, complimentary parking and VAT). To
make a booking contact reception on: 01803 833033
5 country red wine
tasting 11th March @ Browns Hotel. James Brown has
chosen the 5 amazing red wines from 5 different
countries to mark his first tasting of the year.
He's picked big luscious reds to suit all palates but
also to offer interesting contrasts between countries.
The wines can be tasted at Browns on the 11th March with
some nibbles. You can stay for dinner of slow roasted
beef and dessert and enjoy the wines at their off sales
prices. The price for the tasting is £10. Dinner
including the tasting is £22. To book call 01803 832572.
Why not come and visit Dartmouth?