Tales from West Bay Cottage

I hope you enjoy these updates with cottage news, local news and things of interest.

Cork on Table

A Girls Weekend Away

Fancy a girls-only weekend away? A chance to get together, to chat, laugh, catch up, relax, reminisce and recharge your ...
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Bridport Open Studios And Floorboards!

I was lucky enough to spend a West Bay weekend during the Bridport Open Studios event this September. Every year ...
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Thomas Hardy

Holiday In Thomas Hardy Country

Maybe you are a Thomas Hardy enthusiast, keen to see where he lived and visit the areas which inspired him? ...
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West Bay Aerial Shot

Aerial Shot of West Bay

Here's a photo of West Bay Harbour and East Beach taken from the air. Swains Row is almost hidden behind ...
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Oliver Reed Weymouth 1961

Films Set In West Dorset Part Four – Weymouth And Portland

Did you see my other posts about movies with locations around West Dorset?  I'm concluding here with Weymouth and Portland ...
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Daily Mail West Bay Photo

West Bay is Snooty-on-sea (apparently)!

Well I never. Yesterday West Bay was included in a Daily Mail article about how the rich and famous are colonising ...
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The French Lieutenant's Woman 1981

Films Set In West Dorset Part Three – Lyme Regis

Did you see my previous posts about films with scenes in West Dorset? This time we head west to Lyme ...
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Colmer Hill on a cold Boxing Day

Colmer’s Hill – Bridport’s Iconic Landmark

A walk up the distinctive Colmer's Hill and a pootle around Symondsbury makes an enjoyable local trip from West Bay ...
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