UK lighthouse rental: Anvil Point, Dorset – Telegraph

UK lighthouse rental: Anvil Point, Dorset – Telegraph

A lovely article describing a stay at one of our former keepers’ cottages:

“…It makes you think of “Casablanca”, in which the fitful beam of a lighthouse, a famous continuity nightmare, so heightened the romance.’

Which is why, on a filthy night in the rainiest January since records began, with storm warnings across the country and the year’s highest spring tides on the rise, my old friend Louise and I were on the Dorset coast near Swanage, bumping down a road booby-trapped with dripping five-bar gates and a cluster of teenage cows (with horns).

All at once, through the darkness and rain, came a gleam as solid and reassuring as a packet of Rich Tea biscuits and a cup of tea…”

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