Tag: Devon

Westward Television Startup Film (1970’s)

Westward Television held the ITV regional franchise for Cornwall, Devon and parts of Dorset and Somerset for over twenty years between 1961 and 1981. I grew up watching Westward on… Read more »

Cuckold’s Corner, the answer?

About a month ago I wrote speculating how Cuckold’s Corner on the A35 near Uploders and Askerswell came by its name, and wondered who the man who had been cuckolded… Read more »

The coming to the South West of Harvest petrol stations

Over the years I’ve seen petrol stations selling all sorts of brands, many of which have disappeared. Elf and Mobil are two that were familiar names once that have now… Read more »