Spend a Vintage Afternoon in Liskeard

March 18, 2014  -  Your Liskeard

Word on the wireless is that Liskeard is a fantastic place to spend a vintage afternoon. So put on your best tea-dress and get your hair into victory rolls, or don your go-go boots and a beehive – whatever era you’re into, Liskeard is full of curiosities to feed your vintage collection! Zero2Vintage You’ll find […]

 

Pubs in Liskeard – A Beer Lover’s Guide

March 6, 2014  -  Your Liskeard

There are few places in the UK or indeed the world that can compete with Cornwall when it comes to a good pint of beer. With new breweries popping up all the time, ale connoisseurs are spoilt for choice in the Duchy. So, what better place to wet your whistle than in a proper Cornish […]

 

Discover Liskeard’s History With These 6 Great Books

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If you’ve ever scratched the surface of Liskeard’s history, you’ll know that it’s a treasure trove of interesting people and happenings. Over the centuries there have been plenty of stories to tell. From Kings and castles to mining, workhouses and people’s heroes, Liskeard has certainly never been short on history and heritage. This is our […]

 

A Grizzly Tale From Liskeard in the 1800s

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Here’s a story that’s BEAR-ly believable. In the early 1800s there was a lodging house at the bottom of Higher Lux Street. Owned by a man named Bat Rowe, it offered a place to rest for travelling workers. On one occasion two Frenchmen stayed there overnight along with their performing bear. Clearly health and safety […]

 

5 of Liskeard’s Most Curious Cafés

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We’ve all seen the rise and rise of the big chain coffee shops, popping up on every high street. And they’re all very well for a reliably consistent cappuccino. But what if you want a little more character with your skinny latte? Well, Liskeard has the answer. Next time you’re in need of a mid […]