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Glasney College Penryn

Walter Bronescombe, Bishop of Exeter, had been rather ill after a visit to Germany. During episodes of delirium he experienced several, ‘visions’, in which he saw St Thomas à Beckett. As the visions played out Becket insisted that Walter would return to health and head to Penryn in search of woods in Glasney. There he […]

Lovely day in the Glasney Valley Penryn

Wrapped up warm in woolly hats and gloves with thick knit clad feet stuffed tightly in wellies we took off and explored one of the most fascinating and often overlooked areas of Penryn. The Glasney Valley. The, ‘Penryn Nature Trail’, organised by the very lovely Karen and Claire of, ‘Cornwall Neighbourhoods for Change’, is one […]