Fortunately, we were there on a Sunday. Le Chien seemed to be off-duty. Our Special Forces training enabled us to gain access without too much trouble to achieve our goal of overthrowing Totnes.
After scaling the castle and fighting off the inhabitants with mounds of vanilla fudge, we raised the flag of, er, English Heritage:
The view from the top made the whole 2-minute climb worthwhile. From one side, the view down the river towards Dartmouth is spectacular:
Words and Pictures © Louise Heal 2008