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Cornwall Beach & Cove Guide: North Coast    Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-89-8    £3.99    Order info

Practical information about 75 beaches and coves, whether you’re looking for swimming, surfing, scenery, watersports or just lazing in the sun.

Cornwall Beach & Cove Guide: South Coast     Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-94-2    £3.99    Order info

Practical information about 94 beaches and coves.

101 Things to see in Cornwall    Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-90-4    £3.99    Order info

These are some of our favourite places, concentrating on those with free access.

Discover North Cornwall     Paul White

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What to do and what to see in North Cornwall.
About St Michael's Mount   Michael Sagar-Fenton

978-1-899383-19-1    £3.99    Order info

The author explores the remarkable history of this magical island, as a monastery, as a fortress and as a country house. Illustrated in full colour.

About Tintagel        Paul White

978-1-906474-64-5    £3.99    Order info

Tintagel and its rugged castle conjure up colourful images of King Arthur and his court, but what is the real history behind them?

The Lizard Peninsula, 2nd edition     Paul White

978-1-906474-60-7    £3.99    Order info

A general introduction to the delights of the Lizard, a place of great contrasts, from the bare cliffs of the western coast to the wooded inlets of the Helford River and the delightful coastal villages of the east.

Penzance to Land’s End       Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-4          £4.00    Order info

A guide to the southern half of the Lands End peninsula.

What to see in Boscastle     Jim Castling

978-1-899383-57-3      £2.99    Order info

Suggested walking routes in and around this most famous of North Cornwall's harbours, with fascinating information about what you're seeing along the way.


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Devon beach and cove guide    Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-18-8       £3.99    Order info

Covers the whole Devon coast and provides practical information including parking, access and lifeguard cover.

101 Things to see in Devon       Robert Hesketh

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These are some of our favourite places, concentrating on those with free access. We hope the selection will help you enjoy your holiday to the full.

Discover Dartmoor       Paul White

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A guide for anyone wishing to explore Dartmoor by road, organised as four circuits, visiting accessible places which show the moor’s history and prehistory.
Shortish guide: Exeter    Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-10-2      £3.99   Order info

A guide to the region's capital, with its Roman walls, medieval cathedral and many surviving timber-frame buildings. The port of Topsham is also included. Organised in six walks.

Shortish guide: Plymouth    Robert Hesketh

978-1-915664-09-9     £4.99    Order info

What to see and what to do in and around Plymouth, exploring its rich history and naval heritage, and including trails, boat trips and excursions.

Ten Town Trails – South Devon     Robert Hesketh

978-1-906474-44-7      £3.99    Order info

Walks around some of Devon’s finest historic towns – Ashburton, Buckfastleigh, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge, Modbury, Plympton, Salcombe, South Brent, Tavistock and Totnes.

Torbay, the visible history     Jack Whitton

978-1-906474-42-3      £3.99    Order info

A brief outline of the events which shaped Torbay (Torquay, Paignton, Brixham and several villages lying around the three towns) as it turned itself into ‘the English Riviera’.


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About Glastonbury Polly Lloyd

978-1-899383-21-4        £5.99     Order info

All the things to know about and see around Glastonbury: the connections with Joseph of Arimathea, the holy thorn tree, the great tor, the abbey, the famous Glastonbury zodiac… Colour photographs.

The Somerset Coast - Beaches and walks    Geoff Williams

978-1-906474-32-4        £3.99     Order info

Includes all the easily accessible beaches in Somerset, with information on parking, access, dog restrictions and facilities, as well as a dozen walks, mostly short strolls and none more than 7.5km (5 miles) in length.



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