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As promised in an earlier post, here are some photo’s that I took at the wonderful Gnome Reserve, near Bradworthy, North Devon.

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It’s in the middle of nowhere, and it seems like you are driving down endless west-country lanes but stick with it, trust your sat-nav, and eventually you’ll find it.

Moss Covered Gnomes, Cornwall

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It’s very kitsch, terribly British, and a whole lot of fun.  Entry prices are very reasonable, well behaved dogs are allowed (above), and you get to borrow a jaunty felt gnome hat (loaned free-of-charge) for the duration of your visit – whats not to like?!

Gnomes Playing Football, Cornwall

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The Gnome Reserve (along with the adjoining Wildflower Garden) is well worth the trip, as long as you make the effort to don the gnome hat as you look around – all part of the experience!

Wildflower Garden

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Shot on Fuji XPro1. All images © Harvey Mills, 2014.

Harvey Mills is an award-winning professional photographer, whose portfolio is as diverse as it is extensive. Although a Winchester photographer he works across the UK and beyond, undertaking a variety of commissions, projects and assignments.