A weekend in (a) California

Leon Poultney
A weekend in (a) California
A weekend in (a) California

The fair isle we live on may not boast the same kind of climate as the west coast of the United States, nor the terrific surf on offer, nor arguably the breath-taking scenery but that doesn't stop thousands of us packing a tent, heading for a windswept hill and sleeping in a glorified sack for a few nights.