July 21, 2018

The Mayflower 2020 bonfire build by the Great Torrington Cavaliers - Follow the build from start to burn day.

May 26, 2018

Having started the structure and part of the ship, it's been a little slow going waiting for the holes to be drilled to allow the guys to drop the masts into place in the future. Open Reach arrived on Thursday this week with a truck and the man power to drill the holes...

May 12, 2018

A quick visit to the Mayflower 2020 bonfire site today, found the guys clearing and tidying the site ready for the holes to be drilled. Think this is where the masts will go. Once that's done, the build can really get underway.

It was a nice warm spring morning (for a c...

April 14, 2018

Week 2 and the weather gods have smiled on the guys from the Great Torrington Cavaliers. Having taken delivery of the tree stumps in the poring rain two weeks ago, it was time to get them in the ground and create the supports for the build.

Spirits were high as the sun...

March 31, 2018

And so the Big Build begins, Mayflower 2020 bonfire is underway and only 882 days to burn night.

OK so there was no building work today, but the guys had to build the fencing and take delivery of the trees courtesy of RHS Rosemoor and delivered by RJ Williams.

The weathe...

March 9, 2018

The Queens Award winning Great Torrington Cavaliers have raised many thousands of pounds for local charities over the years doing various events around the historic town of Great Torrington. However, it's the impressive structures following near perfect designs on the...

December 12, 2017

My competition successes on Photo Crowd

November 6, 2017

Finalists Announced!


If you're feeling fed up and need a laugh then check out the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2017. Guaranteed to put a smile on your face.

The competition was founded by wildlife photographer Paul Joynson-Hicks MBE and African landscape photogra...

November 3, 2017

So it's 2:30am and I'm rudely awoken by the loudest explosion. What the! I'll let you fill in the rest. The thunder clap was probably the loudest I've ever heard

November 3, 2017

Wikimedia has just announced the winners of the Wiki Loves Monuments UK photography competition.

Matthew Hoser beat over 14,000 photographs to take this year’s top UK prize of £250 for his photograph of the derelict West Pier on Brighton’s seafront.

Derelict West Pier on...

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