I last mentioned my involvement with Budleigh Salterton's Fairlynch Museum at
http://budleighbrewsterunited.blogspot.com/2011/06/another-brochure-for-budleigh-salterton.html referring to the work I'd done on the website at http://www.devonmuseums.net/fairlynch
Well, the website is back online after what was for me a mysterious blip. But it took me some time to recognise it.
The helpful explanation from Devon Museums, which runs the site, was that the changes had proved necessary because there were a number of problems with the old site that they just could not rectify in the Joomla system that underpinned it.
"In addition," I was told, "we now have no funding for Devon Museums Group or for the website, hosting or technical support, so we needed to make it more sustainable and also generate income if possible."
It seemed to me initially that much of my work to add ex…