Essential reading for all those with Lyme Regis at heart, by veteran local journalist Philip Evans. To view more comment and opinion pieces, visit our Blogs section.
THE summer of 2020 is one we will all want to forget. We thought it would be the summer when no one wanted to visit our town, which in recent times has emerged as one of the most popular resorts along the south coast. […]
IF it wasn’t for the masks, you would think this was like any other summer in Lyme Regis. With the car parks full and the streets and promenade crowded with day-trippers and holidaymakers, some might think it’s heading for a record year. […]
THERE are so many awards around these days, it’s difficult to take them seriously. If somebody reads an article in a magazine stating that Lyme Regis serves the best fish and chips in the West Country, does anyone actually respond by saying: “Oh good, let’s go there this weekend?” […]
IT would seem the days of milk and honey may well be over for Lyme Regis Town Council. We learn this week that in the wake of the coronavirus the council’s reserves are expected to drop by nearly £1million. […]
SO this year will be the last Guitars On The Beach? So disappointed and affronted that the town council failed to support them financially this year, the organisers decided that was it – GOTB would “go out with a bang” this summer. No more rockin’ on the beach. […]
I DON’T know how you estimate accurately the size of crowds – but I do know that Lyme’s reputation as the go-to resort at all times of the year is attracting an extraordinary number of visitors to our town. […]