Paperback The last lighthouse keeper / Alan Titchmarsh.
Publication year: 2004
Publisher: London : Pocket,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0743478452 9780743478458 (pbk.) :
Originally published: London: Simon & Schuster, 1999.
Trinity House is having all its lighthouses automated. The time has come for Will to fulfil his dream of sailing round the coastline of Britain. But he hasn't reckoned on the arrival in sleepy Pencurnow Cove, of Amy Finn, fellow loner. Will Elliott is out of a job. The lighthouse he's been manning on Prince Albert Rock, off the wild Cornish coast, is about to become automated. So Will decides to fulfil his lifelong ambition - to sail round the coastline of Britain. Determined to continue his solitary existence, Will begins his preparations for his epic voyage. But before he has time to so much as paint his hull, he meets Amy Finn - a beautiful artist and fellow loner. And as if that isn't distraction enough, suddenly his sleepy Cornish village is rocked by the biggest scandal to hit Cornwall since Guenevere ran off with Launcelot. It seems as if Will will never get away, and even if he does will his journey be solo or is there hope that he and Amy could be embarking on a two-man voy
336 p. : map ; 18 cm.