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Historical Events in South Devon

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  1. Add Wedding Memories to your Itinerary

    Wedding Memories

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    Concert

    Near Exeter

    The wedding dress and lace veil worn by an earl's daughter will be among the exhibits at 'Wedding Memories', a romantic three day event at the church and village hall in Upton Pyne, near Exeter over the May bank holiday weekend.
    The dress, on loan...

    Dates

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    29 Apr 2017to1 May 2017
  2. Add Day Out with Thomas at South Devon Railway to your Itinerary

    Day Out with Thomas at South Devon Railway

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    Heritage

    Buckfastleigh

    DAY OUT WITH THOMAS There’s loads of fun as Thomas, his friends and The Fat Controller are back to welcome children of all ages at this great value event! Prebooking strongly recommended.Event licensed by Gullane (Thomas) Ltd and © Gullane (Thomas)...

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    29 Apr 2017to1 May 2017
  3. Add Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle) to your Itinerary

    Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle)

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    School Holiday

    Exeter

    Visit Haldon Belevere Castle, built 244 metres above sea level with panoramic views over the Exe Valley and Devonshire countryside.

    Open every Sunday afternoon and Bank Holiday Monday from 2pm to 5pm from Easter until September.

    Original...

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    30 Apr 2017to1 May 2017
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  4. Add The Dreams Of Anne Frank to your Itinerary

    The Dreams Of Anne Frank

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    Theatre

    Exeter

    In 1942, Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl, was forced into hiding with seven others in a secret annex in Amsterdam. Dreams of Anne Frank vividly brings her story to life in a poignant, beautiful and highly charged drama. Through movement, live music...

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    3 May 2017to7 May 2017
  5. Add Brixham Fish Market Tours 2017 to your Itinerary

    Brixham Fish Market Tours 2017

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    Participatory Event

    Brixham

    Annually, more than £25 million of fish is landed and auctioned. Buyers include national processors (for supplying to top restaurants and supermarkets), and local fishmongers and restaurants. A good 50% of the auction is exported worldwide.

    Now in...

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    3 May 2017to3 May 2017
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    31 May 2017to31 May 2017
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    14 June 2017to14 June 2017
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  6. Add Poltimore - Wardour Garrison to your Itinerary

    Poltimore - Wardour Garrison

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    Show/Display

    Poltimore, Exeter

    Visit their encampment where you can see 17th century recipes being prepared in the cook tent and cooked over an open fire which will be served as the garrisons main meal! Visit the Tavern tent where you can try your hand at some board and dice...

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    14 May 2017to14 May 2017
  7. Add Open Garden to your Itinerary

    Open Garden

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    Fete/Fair

    Near Kingsbridge

    Bowringsleigh has beautiful, extensive gardens and grounds with a stunning backdrop of the Grade 1 listed Elizabethan house. The gardens will be open for viewing, with teas, refreshments, plant and cake stalls. Admission is £4 per person, children...

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    14 May 2017to14 May 2017
  8. Add CSMA Car Rally at South Devon Railway to your Itinerary

    CSMA Car Rally at South Devon Railway

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    Heritage

    Buckfastleigh

    CSMA CAR RALLY A nostalgic display of road vehicles of all ages to bring back motoring memories, brought along by members of Boundless CSMA.

    Dates

    From:
    14 May 2017to14 May 2017
  9. Add Westpoint - Devon County Show 2017 to your Itinerary

    Westpoint - Devon County Show 2017

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    Show/Display

    Clyst St Mary, Exeter

    Billed as Devon’s Big Day Out, the Devon County Show is a showcase for aspects of life and work in the county as well as entertainment, shopping and good food.

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    18 May 2017to20 May 2017
  10. Add The Lost Boys of Britannia Royal Naval College to your Itinerary

    The Lost Boys of Britannia Royal Naval College

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    Show/Display

    Dartmouth

    Dr Jane Harrold of Britannia Royal Naval College tells the story of the schoolboys sent to war aged just 15. A generation of officer cadets was sent to sea immediately on the outbreak of the First World War and many never returned. This evening talk...

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    18 May 2017to18 May 2017
  11. Add Ticket to Ride - A Sixties Celebration at South Devon Railway to your Itinerary

    Ticket to Ride - A Sixties Celebration at South Devon Railway

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    Heritage

    Buckfastleigh

    TICKET TO RIDE – A SIXTIES CELEBRATION Get your ticket and take a ride back to the 1960s; a Magical Mystery Tour of groovy music, psychedelic fashion, mods & rockers and a radical real ale festival that will give you the Hippy Hippy Shakes! We’d...

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    26 May 2017to29 May 2017
  12. Add BrixFest Brixham 2017 to your Itinerary

    BrixFest Brixham 2017

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    Festival

    Brixham

    BrixFest enters 2017 in its sixth year having firmly established itself as one of Brixham’s leading festivals. We pride ourselves on getting bigger and better each year, and BrixFest 2017 is no different!


    Dates

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    27 May 2017to31 May 2017
  13. Add Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta  to your Itinerary

    Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta

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    Participatory Event

    Brixham

    The Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta has its roots in the Sailing Trawler races that have been held in Torbay since the early 1800’s. In 1914, King George V presented the Perpetual Challenge Cup also popularly known as the 'King George V Cup'

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    27 May 2017to28 May 2017
  14. Add Smugglers and Sea Dogs to your Itinerary

    Smugglers and Sea Dogs

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    School Holiday

    Dartmouth

    Expect fun, games and a yo ho ho or two this half term. Budding young marauders will enjoy musket drills, a smugglers’ quest, and tales of dastardly deeds in Dartmouth’s swashbuckling past. 

    Tickets will be available to purchase at the event...

    Dates

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    28 May 2017to2 June 2017
  15. Add Nature Weekend to your Itinerary

    Nature Weekend

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    Talk or Lecture

    Poltimore, Exeter

    Talk by Caradoc Doy entitled 'Poltimore trees from around the World'.

    Dates

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    3 June 2017to3 June 2017
  16. Add Poltimore - Get in touch with Nature to your Itinerary

    Poltimore - Get in touch with Nature

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    Talk or Lecture

    Poltimore, Exeter

    Collect your map of the grounds and trace trees from around the World, right here at Poltimore! Enjoy the nature themed stalls. See the wildlife stands and then enjoy delicious refreshments in the Chapel Tearoom.

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    4 June 2017to4 June 2017
  17. Add Darts Farm Classic Car & Vehicle Show to your Itinerary

    Darts Farm Classic Car & Vehicle Show

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    Food and Drink

    Topsham

    Enjoy a show of cherished cars, steam engines, motorcycles & tractors from local owners, ranging from vintage era to modern day cult classics. With a BBQ and bouncy castle,The liberty sisters live band, local bar and food stalls our Classic Car Show...

    Dates

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    4 June 2017to4 June 2017
  18. Add Models & Miniatures - South Devon Railway to your Itinerary

    Models & Miniatures - South Devon Railway

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    Heritage

    Buckfastleigh

    MODELS & MINIATURES Model railways, garden railways, miniature railway, scale steam traction engines, toys and more: something for all.

     

    Dates

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    10 June 2017to11 June 2017
  19. Add Classic Car Motor Show to your Itinerary

    Classic Car Motor Show

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    Heritage

    Newton Abbot

    The one day of the year when the pedestriansed centre of Newton Abbot will be filled with vehicles! Take a trip down memory lane whilst enjoying some of the best shopping in the Region!

    St Leonards Tower will be open for guided tours on the day...

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    10 June 2017to10 June 2017
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    30 Sept 2017to30 Sept 2017
  20. Add Axe Vale Festival to your Itinerary

    Axe Vale Festival

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    Festival

    Axminster

    Traditional rural show incorporating the best the local community has on offer. Horticulture and Floral displays, arts and crafts, Vintage retro and antique items, toys and hobbies. Refreshments, trade stalls and Arena.


    Traditional town an

    Dates

    From:
    17 June 2017to18 June 2017

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