Snippets of Lyme Regis’ rich history, provided by local historian and author Peter Lacey. To view more comment and opinion pieces, visit our Blogs section.
LYME did not have to wait long for the first attack and test of its defences. On the morning of the 21st, the royal forces concentrated their attention on the western defences of the town. However, the attackers were beaten back, losing some 40 of their number. […]