Posts for Crooklets
Crooklets – Petrified Forest
Under the sands of Crooklets beach lies what has been described as a petrified forest; certainly, whilst laying transatlantic cables in the 1990’s, the diggers came across semi-fossilised plant and tree material. This shot shows some of that material, which is very seldom exposed to view.
BBC Cameras at Crooklets 1954 – 1
In August 1954 the old-style television cameras of the BBC visited Crooklets beach to record a programme about the recently formed Bude Surf Life Saving Club, based on those already in existence in Australia. Its founder, and the team’s trainer was Allan Kennedy. This is an excerpt from the Australian […]