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Falmouth, Fire, Food & Family

We arranged to see the girlies today...
 It's a bit mean of us really as Hugo was going off to the home education group, so he missed out yet again.
On arrival Rose was keen to show us the Falmouth Beach Hotel, which caught fire on Monday & is just a few minutes walk from her flat.

The hotel is a well known venue in Cornwall & is where a lot of people from the entertainment business stay when performing in the area.

Fortunately, nobody was hurt - but it's still really sad.

The hotel overlooks Gyllyngvase Beach...

Which was looking lovely in the sunshine.

These gardens are next to the beach & opened in 1912 to commemorate the coronation of the wife of King George V...

And are renowned for their sub tropical plants, bushes & trees.

Next we went into Falmouth town centre...

This was originally Falmouth's first cinema, also built in 1912.

It now has some funky shops selling clothes, books, maps & music.

De Wynn's is one of Falmouth's oldest tea rooms...

A quaint little place...

Shame about the mod cons...

Little finger out...

The real reason for us to venture into the town - Lunch at Pea Souk...

Rose & Sal had Nachos.

Sime had a vegan blow out!
 Sausage, houmous, avocado & salad sandwich. 

I had a south Indian lentil farinata (gram flour pancake) & side salad.
They were all absolutely delicious!

Then we treated ourselves to some vegan cakes.
Sime & I had the yummy carrot cake...

The girlies had even yummier chocolate biscuit cake...

Rose 
AKA Rozzy, Roz & Rozzylido!

Sal 
AKA Salla, Sallness & Sallnessnessnoss!

Kay & Sime
AKA Ma & Pa, Momwah & Poppalopsy, Momma & Poppy!

xx
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