According to an article on the Gazette and Herald website ‘THE origins of the Broad Town White Horse are somewhat confused. Located three miles south of Wootton Bassett, the horse is on a steep slope on land belonging to Littletown Farm. Read More »
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March 18 - Sheellah's Day is an Irish festival in honour of Sheelah-na-gig.
How do you pronounce 'sheela-na-gig' in modern day english language, anyone?
Sorry, I am from Oldham so I can't even pronounce the word bus (buzz).
according to this website it is
Pronounced….Sheela nah Ghee
(sorry, don't know why that hasn't converted to a link)
St Michael's Mount is a picturesque rocky island that has been described as the 'Jewel in Cornwall's crown' - perhaps a reason for its popularity with visitors. Read More »