Shingle belle’s Xmas beach proposal

12:25 08 January 2014

The Christmas Day marriage proposal written in pebbles on Seaton seafront.

The Christmas Day marriage proposal written in pebbles on Seaton seafront.

Archant

Suitor asks for girlfriend’s hand in marriage with a message spelled out in pebbles on Seaton seafront

Who was the Christmas shingle belle? That’s the question being posed by seafront walkers at Seaton who spotted an unusual marriage proposal written in pebbles on Christmas Day.

One Herald reader sent us a photo of the suitor’s plea which apparently says: “Hen will you marry me?”

Our contributor, who was out for a walk with his wife on the prom by the Chine Café, said: “I’d love to know what the answer was.”

Do you know the woman’s identity and what her reply was? If so please call The Herald on 01392 888488 or e mail chris.carson@archant.co.uk

0 comments

Other News Stories

A Devon-based restaurant will become the first in 2017 to be given a top industry award.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:09

Participants who paid for the event through the website are set to receive a full refund.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:00

Organisers of the Poppy Appeal in Honiton have said it raised more than £14,000.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:10

Honiton Community College welcomed back former student Charlie Wright to lead a Junior Sports Academy workshop.

Read more
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Firefighters are reminding residents across East Devon of the importance of getting their chimneys swept.

Read more
Sunday, January 15, 2017

At some time between 2.30pm and 3.50pm, on Thursday, January 5, the rear window of a vehicle which had been left parked near to The Woodroffe School, in Lyme Regis, was smashed.

Read more
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Axminster fundraiser Allan Hill, 79, was collecting for his favourite cause again – with a little help from Tesco.

Read more
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Council chiefs have hailed a successful first year of new Christmas lights in Honiton.

Read more
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Three outstanding students – including one from East Devon – have been awarded Women in Science scholarships by Bangor University.

Read more
Saturday, January 14, 2017

Cooking advice is being offered in Seaton this month

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 6°C

min temp: 0°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications