Civilisation has been on the way downhill ever since.
After the driest September on record an October wind howled and a deluge beat down on Sunday night in Newquay
My route to Mrs Beese’s beer and cider festival took me past grungier stretches of the river.
Common sandpiper in the New Cut, then a great crested grebe outside Cumberland Basin
Swallows chattered and a green woodpecker yaffled for the highlights of the walk