winterton-on-sea

New Dish at The Fish

Sunday, 15 March 2020
New Dish at The Fish

HEARING the Fisherman's Return had given its menu a fresh look with some vegan dishes I thought I'd drop in and try them out.
I'll confess I don't need much of an excuse to go to the pub, but this...

Garage sale returns

Friday, 6 March 2020
Garage sale returns

WINTERTON’S popular garage sale is returning later this spring and it is being timed to coincide with VE Day weekend.
The parish council fundraiser, which was called off last year under a cloud...

Protecting the dunes

Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Protecting the dunes

NEW rope barriers are being installed on the dunes at Winterton to help preserve them from erosion caused by human beings as well as the sea.
And it is hoped the new fences put up by the Endure...

Park at your peril

Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Park at your peril

OUT in force this morning along Beach Road, a Parking & Civil Enforcement Officer AND the Police dishing out parking tickets.
A year round parking ban was brought in earlier this month, but was...

Seal pup chased to death

Sunday, 15 December 2019
Seal pup chased to death

A GREY seal pup was chased to its death in the sea off Winterton beach by two boys while their mother looked on.
And a second pup died after it was surrounded by people in the dunes, preventing...

Bring a king size appetite to the Lion

Wednesday, 6 November 2019
Bring a king size appetite to the Lion

MANY visitors to Winterton pass the Lion on their way to their holiday destination.
Sitting on a slope looking over the pretty village of Somerton, it’s only a few minutes’ drive or cycle away from...

Beach owners say no to flying rings after another seal injury

Wednesday, 3 July 2019
Beach owners say no to flying rings after another seal injury

INJURIES suffered by a grey seal named after TV favourite Sir David Attenborough have prompted Winterton beach owners to say flying rings are no longer welcome.
The seal released today was rescued...

What's on the other side of the sea? Winterton's twin!

Thursday, 27 June 2019
What's on the other side of the sea? Winterton's twin!

IF you’ve ever stood on the beach at Winterton and wondered about the people living over the horizon on the far shore then you need wonder no more.
Because some of those people shared the same curiosity...