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National Post: A gated community is set to transform a stretch of England’s southwest coast into a Canadian-style resort

A seaside town in England, known for its rugged coastline and rough surf, is getting a Canadian-style makeover — a complete community of Canadian log homes with a Canadian-themed bar servingCanadianbeer. The plan to transport a little bit of Canadiana to England’s southwest coast may seem a strange fit to those whose image of English seaside towns is more likely to feature fish- and-chips cuisine and “bucketand-spade resorts,” but the Canadian-themed Red Leaves project has attracted considerable support from tourist authorities on the Cornish coast. Read more…