Events Next 90 Days

18 Dates from 10th February to 3rd June 2018
Pick up a trail and explore the grounds to find out more about the Chichester family who built and lived at Arlington Court. What member of the family do you like best? Prize available for completing trail.
10:30 - 16:00
Admission applies
Booking not needed
Event ticket prices: All £1.00 per trail
Telephone: Call 01271 850296 or visit Website for more information

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10/02/2018 to 03/06/2018

115 Dates from 10th February to 4th June 2018
Cotehele Gallery is dedicated to exhibiting and selling the work of West Country artists and craft makers. This exhibition features Paul Jackson, one of Britain's leading ceramicists in a show called 'Madrugada'.
11:00 - 16:00 till 9th March
11:00 - 17:00 from 10th March
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
For more information
Call 01579 352724 or visit Website

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10/02/2018 to 04/06/2018

18 Dates from 12th February to 29th August 2018
A chance to get outdoors, maybe get mucky, have fun with the family, pick up some new skills and learn about the work the rangers do.
11:00 - 15:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Booking not needed
These sessions are drop-in, so you can arrive anytime between 11am-3pm and have a go at the activity of the day. Please be prepared to show your National Trust membership card or admission ticket for this event.
Telephone: Call 01271 850296 or visit Website for more information

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12/02/2018 to 29/08/2018

9 Dates from 16th February to 31st August 2018
Join us for some colouring in to help us raise money for our Boudoir silk conservation project at Arlington Court. Pick up a postcard to colour in and donate! Four designs to choose from with details from the silk hangings - why not go and find the design in the house after to compare?
Suggested donation - 50p per colouring in postcard
12:00 - 15:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Booking not needed
Telephone: Call 01271 850296 or visit Website for more information

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16/02/2018 to 31/08/2018

9 Dates from 20th February to 19th June 2018
Take a tour of our production and learning centre. Here you can see where we build sets, make costumes and props and where companies come to rehearse.
2:00pm
Tour only £7
Tour and cream tea £10
Box Office: 01752 267222
Visit Website for more information

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20/02/2018 to 19/06/2018

15 Dates from 21st February to 27th June 2018
A behind-the-scenes tour of the The Lyric and The Drum gives you a unique look at how a busy theatre operates. Our backstage tour aims to take you you behind the scenes to view the The Lyric auditorium from the stage, the flexible format of The Drum, the orchestra pit, the trap-rooms and front-of-house areas. Glimpse inside the dressing rooms, wings and backstage areas, experience some of the theatricality, heritage and tradition all in the company of well-informed and enthusiastic guides.
11:00am
Tour only £7
Tour and afternoon tea (Weekdays only) £15
Tour and cream tea (Saturdays only) £10
Box Office: 01752 267222
Visit Website for more information

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21/02/2018 to 27/06/2018

15 Dates from 24th February to 30th June 2018
A behind-the-scenes tour of the The Lyric and The Drum gives you a unique look at how a busy theatre operates. Our backstage tour aims to take you behind the scenes to view the The Lyric auditorium from the stage, the flexible format of The Drum, the orchestra pit, the trap-rooms and front-of-house areas. Glimpse inside the dressing rooms, wings and backstage areas, experience some of the theatricality, heritage and tradition all in the company of well-informed and enthusiastic guides.
11:00am
Tour only £7
Tour and afternoon tea (Wednesdays only) £15
Tour and cream tea (Saturdays only) £10
Box Office: 01752 267222
Visit Website for more information

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24/02/2018 to 30/06/2018

Cotehele Gallery is dedicated to exhibiting and selling the work of West Country artists and craft makers. This exhibition features Paul Jackson, one of Britain's leading ceramicists in a show called 'Madrugada'.
11:00 - 16:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Telephone: Call 01579 352724
Visit Website for more information

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27/02/2018 to 04/06/2018

245 Dates from 1st March to 31st October 2018
We're commemorating the 100th anniversary of women gaining a political voice through their right to vote by sharing the stories of some of the women who came before that time, bringing these women out from history's shadows.
11:00 - 16:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue
Booking not needed
Visit Website for more information

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01/03/2018 to 31/10/2018

35 Date from 4th March to 28th October 2018
Join family and friends for a stroll around garden and estate, finishing off with a hearty roast within the Barn Restaurant or The Edgcumbe tea-room on Cotehele Quay.
Happiness is a Sunday roast, drop by to the Barn Restaurant or pre-book a seat at The Edgcumbe tea-room on Cotehele Quay. Choice of two meats available, £9.95 per person.
11:30 - 15:00
The Barn Restaurant does not accept bookings for Sunday roasts. However you can reserve a table at The Edgcumbe tea-room on Cotehele Quay.
Booking details: Call 01579 351346
Visit Website for more information

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04/03/2018 to 28/10/2018

Cotehele's First World War exhibition features photos, trench art and personal items loaned from members of the local community.
Not many people are aware that Cotehele House is a war memorial. To commemorate the centenary of the First World War we are holding an exhibition of items loaned from members of the local community, who have generously shared their stories with us.
11:00 - 16:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Children are very welcome.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Telephone: Call 01579 351346 press 0
Visit Website for more information

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10/03/2018 to 28/10/2018

67 Dates from 11th March to 28th October 2018
Adventure down to Cotehele Mill on Thursdays and Sundays to see the mill in action.
The millers grind organic wholemeal flour. You can watch the grinding and bagging on Thursdays and Sundays (water dependent) and buy a bag to take home.
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue
Booking not needed
Telephone: Call 01579 350606

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11/03/2018 to 28/10/2018

16 Dates from 2nd April to 29th August 2018
A chance to get outdoors, maybe get mucky, have fun with the family, pick up some new skills and learn about the work the rangers do.
11:00 - 15:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Booking not needed
These sessions are drop-in, so you can arrive anytime between 11am-3pm and have a go at the activity of the day. Please be prepared to show your National Trust membership card or admission ticket for this event.
Telephone: Call 01271 850296 or visit Website for more information

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02/04/2018 to 29/08/2018

Volunteer guides lead you around the formal garden on most weekdays, sharing their knowledge and answering your questions. We may have one or two tours on a given day so please ensure you call in advance to check availability - 01208 265950
11:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 14:30
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Booking not needed
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Wheelchair accessible.

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02/04/2018 to 31/10/2018

16 Dates from 3rd April to 30th August 2018
Drop in to have a go at creating your own crafts to take home.
12:00 - 16:00
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Booking not needed
Please be prepared to show your membership card or admission ticket. Different craft activities will be available on different days. Donations welcome to help cover craft materials.
Telephone: Call 01271 850296 or visit Website for more information

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03/04/2018 to 30/08/2018

9 Dates from 3rd April to 25th October 2018
Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled crafty activities. Prices of activities will vary, please call 01647 433306 for more details. Normal admission prices apply.
11:00 - 16:00
Normal admission prices apply
Booking not needed
Suitability:
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Visit Website for more information

Dates
03/04/2018 to 25/10/2018

Come and marvel at the remarkable variety and colour of these beautiful, spring flowering plants. This National Show has more than 60 classes covering all types of rhododendrons, as well as trade and advice stands plus magnificent displays of magnolias and camellias too.
Saturday: 11.30am–4pm
Sunday: 10am–4pm
Member
Free, plus a family guest
Non-member
Normal admission prices apply

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21/04/2018 to 22/04/2018

North Devon’s third Mind, Body & Soul Festival will take place at The BIG Sheep family attraction in Bideford on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April. With all the pressures of modern life it’s so easy to feel stressed…. but what exactly is stress? Stress is a modern, widely used buzzword that’s used to describe the pressure of modern day, leaving people unable to cope. This new festival will be like no other and promises to leave visitors feeling relaxed, pampered and give them all the tools they will need to lead happier and more fulfilled lives
There is already a wealth of exhibitors and activities planned for the event including yoga, tai chi, allergy testing, beauty treatments, relationship and personal life coaching, healing, pilates, holistic therapies, massage, physics, prayer and much more.
PRICES:
1 day visit to festival (Saturday 21st or Sunday 22nd April) - £5 each
1 day visit to festival and BIG Sheep - £10 each
Phone:01237 472366
See Website for more information

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21/04/2018 to 22/04/2018

18 Dates from 10th February to 3rd June 2018
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Saturday, February 10, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

115 Dates from 10th February to 4th June 2018
Cotehele Gallery is dedicated to exhibiting and selling the work of West Country artists and...

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Saturday, February 10, 2018 to Monday, June 4, 2018

18 Dates from 12th February to 29th August 2018
A chance to get outdoors, maybe get mucky, have fun with the family, pick up some new skills...

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Monday, February 12, 2018 to Wednesday, August 29, 2018

9 Dates from 16th February to 31st August 2018
Join us for some colouring in to help us raise money for our Boudoir silk conservation...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 to Friday, August 31, 2018

9 Dates from 20th February to 19th June 2018
Take a tour of our production and learning centre. Here you can see where we build sets, make...

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 to Tuesday, June 19, 2018

15 Dates from 21st February to 27th June 2018
A behind-the-scenes tour of the The Lyric and The Drum gives you a unique look at how a busy...

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 to Wednesday, June 27, 2018

15 Dates from 24th February to 30th June 2018
A behind-the-scenes tour of the The Lyric and The Drum gives you a unique look at how a busy...

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Saturday, February 24, 2018 to Saturday, June 30, 2018

Cotehele Gallery is dedicated to exhibiting and selling the work of West Country artists and craft makers. This exhibition features Paul Jackson,...

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018 to Monday, June 4, 2018

We can't celebrate World Book Day without something new to read, so pop into the shop at Cotehele to see a selection of limited edition reads for...

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018 to Sunday, March 25, 2018

245 Dates from 1st March to 31st October 2018
We're commemorating the 100th anniversary of women gaining a political voice through their...

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Thursday, March 1, 2018 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018

35 Date from 4th March to 28th October 2018
Join family and friends for a stroll around garden and estate, finishing off with a hearty roast...

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Sunday, March 4, 2018 to Sunday, October 28, 2018

Cotehele's First World War exhibition features photos, trench art and personal items loaned from members of the local community.
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Saturday, March 10, 2018 to Sunday, October 28, 2018

67 Dates from 11th March to 28th October 2018
Adventure down to Cotehele Mill on Thursdays and Sundays to see the mill in action.
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 to Sunday, October 28, 2018

Follow the trail around the Garden this Easter and claim your Cadbury chocolate prize.
11:00 - 16:00
Admission applies
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Saturday, March 24, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

Find out about Lanhydrock's plant and animal life as you follow the nature trail around the grounds this Easter. Then claim your Cadbury chocolate...

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Saturday, March 24, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

A chance for families to explore the gardens in all their spring glory and find wonderful flowers, beautiful views and the iconic Lindt Gold Bunny...

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Saturday, March 24, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

Get outside this Easter and take part in our new trail.
Explore the grounds at Arlington as you look for interesting clues and facts along...

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Friday, March 30, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

Roll up! Roll up! Come along this Easter and try your hand at some of our circus workshops: juggling, wire walking, hula-hooping, stilt walking...

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Friday, March 30, 2018 to Sunday, April 8, 2018

BIG Sheep Easter EGGSTRAVAGANZA Festival
Please note: Eggs are subject to availability.
As well as having over 30,000 chocolate eggs...

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Friday, March 30, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

Bunny Hunt
Phone: 01822 832766
See Website for more information

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Sunday, April 1, 2018 to Monday, April 2, 2018

Volunteer guides lead you around the formal garden on most weekdays, sharing their knowledge and answering your questions. We may have one or two...

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Monday, April 2, 2018 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Hunt around the garden and grounds at Castle Drogo to find the boxes to help you answer the questions and complete the trail (£1 per trail, normal...

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

9 Dates from 3rd April to 25th October 2018
Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled crafty activities. Prices of...

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 to Thursday, October 25, 2018

16 Dates from 3rd April to 30th August 2018
Drop in to have a go at creating your own crafts to take home.
12:00 - 16:00
This...

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 to Thursday, August 30, 2018

Workshop
Tutor - Jennifer Johnson Jennifer studied graphics and illustration at art school and worked as a book illustrator and designer...

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Friday, April 13, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

Wilderness Weekend is all about introducing people to living off the land, treading more quietly and understanding more about nature and the...

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Saturday, April 14, 2018 to Sunday, April 15, 2018

Connections is one of the UK’s largest celebrations of youth theatre. Plays are commissioned for and about young people, from some of the best...

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018 to Saturday, April 21, 2018

Come and marvel at the remarkable variety and colour of these beautiful, spring flowering plants. This National Show has more than 60 classes...

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Saturday, April 21, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018

North Devon’s third Mind, Body & Soul Festival will take place at The BIG Sheep family attraction in Bideford on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd...

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Saturday, April 21, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018

22 Dates from 23rd April to 4th September 2018
Climb aboard the 22ft 'Nancy Belle' and take a ride up the river.
Starting from...

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Monday, April 23, 2018 to Tuesday, September 4, 2018

It’s May 1997. Tony Blair has won the election and Katrina and the Waves have won Eurovision. Channel 5 is a month old. No one knows who Harry...

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018 to Saturday, April 28, 2018

Tutor - Graham Karslake An introduction to your camera with RHS award-winning photographer Graham Karslake. If you have a digital SLR or bridge...

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Saturday, April 28, 2018 to Sunday, April 29, 2018

Jonathan Church Productions and Headlong present: The National Theatre and Chichester Festival Theatre production.
Written by James Graham,...

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018 to Saturday, May 5, 2018

We live in a time where old orders are collapsing. From the postcolonial nation states of the Middle East, to the EU and the American election....

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018 to Saturday, May 5, 2018

Treat yourself over the Bank Holiday weekend with a visit to RHS Garden Rosemoor's Design for Living Fair, where you can browse among stalls of...

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Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Monday, May 7, 2018

Discover more about Drogo as you follow the free spotter sheet around the garden and grounds.
11:00 - 16:00
This event is free, but...

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Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Monday, May 7, 2018

Direct from the West End and showcasing the finest in traditional circus thrills and skills, Cirque Berserk! celebrates the 250th anniversary of...

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018 to Saturday, May 12, 2018

Down the stairs… Along the corridor… Round the corner… Into the dressing room… HIS dressing room.
Hateful, hateful place.
Spiteful,...

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018 to Saturday, May 12, 2018

Comedy
Join the German Comedy Ambassador for Teutonic jolliness at its best. Expect some old favourites and plenty of new ideas. Some might...

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Friday, May 11, 2018 to Saturday, May 12, 2018

Bonsai is both an art and a craft. It can be learned by anyone and turned into a satisfying hobby.
Bonsai are trees grown in containers in...

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Saturday, May 12, 2018 to Sunday, May 13, 2018

This popular Plant Fair has grown in size and interest since it was first held at Rosemoor over a decade ago. There will be a wide variety of rare...

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Saturday, May 12, 2018 to Sunday, May 13, 2018

Pigstock is on the move…to a field adjacent to The BIG Sheep!
To Book tickets or for more information;
Contact:01237 472366 or Visit...

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Saturday, May 12, 2018 to Sunday, May 13, 2018

The Band is a new musical comedy about what it’s like to grow up with a boyband.
The Band is written by Olivier Award-winning writer Tim...

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018 to Saturday, May 26, 2018

Palmyra is an exploration of revenge, the politics of destruction and what we consider to be barbaric, inviting people to step back from the news...

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 to Saturday, May 26, 2018

Hunt around the garden and grounds at Castle Drogo to find the boxes to identify seeds and their flowers.(£1 per trail, includes a badge as a...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

Get out-and-about at Lanhydrock as a family following this fun activity trail through the grounds.
11:00 - 17:00
This event is free,...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

Fun filled week for families with a trail around the garden and various craft workshops.
Member: Free, plus a family guest
Non-member...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

Pick up a trail and explore the grounds to find out more about the Chichester family who built and lived at Arlington Court. What member of the...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

BIG bubbles, square bubbles, caterpillar bubbles, wiggly worm bubbles and sheep bubbles are just some of the bubbles which will be floating around...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Monday, May 28, 2018

Meet the Ragged Victorians as they hang out at Morwellham all weekend, interacting with the public.
To Book tickets and for more information...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Monday, May 28, 2018

Pirates & Princesses
For more information and to book tickets:
Visit Website or Phone: 01566 783425

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

Hunt around the garden and grounds at Castle Drogo to find the boxes to help you answer the questions and complete the trail (£1 per trail, normal...

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Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018

A whirlwind romance with a handsome and charming stranger sweeps Cecily Harrington off her feet and she recklessly abandons her old life to settle...

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018 to Saturday, June 2, 2018

Join the Wild Tribe for bushcraft activities for families with children of all ages from 5-12. Wrap up warm as this is an outdoor event. Sunday 11...

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11/02/2018 04/03/2018 08/04/2018 06/05/2018
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Join us for a weekend of fun celebrating books and reading. Come dressed as your favourite character and listen to storytelling in the music room...

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03/03/2018 04/03/2018
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Workshop - Storytelling
The Gallery at The Plough Arts Centre
Be part of an informal adult group coming together to enjoy the oral...

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04/03/2018 01/04/2018 06/05/2018
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Music/Poetry
Venue: The Gallery at The Plough Arts Centre
All are welcome to our totally acoustic music and poetry night! Join us on...

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08/03/2018 12/04/2018 10/05/2018 14/06/2018 12/07/2018
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Join local artist Peter Dolbear for a painting workshop in the beautiful setting of Cotehele where Peter will be teaching you the skills of...

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14/03/2018 09/06/2018 19/10/2018
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Music/Spoken Word
A Special Gallery Gig
Once, before recording and karaoke, people entertained themselves at home, gathering together...

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15/03/2018 26/04/2018 21/06/2018 19/07/2018
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The arrogant and charismatic Don Giovanni seduces his way around Europe, taking what he wants and living for lust, without conscience. When one of...

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28/03/2018
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Join us for a guided tour of some of the best rockpools in Devon, all are welcome to join us for this Easter weekend event.
No need to book...

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01/04/2018 03/04/2018 14/04/2018 15/04/2018 28/04/2018 29/04/2018
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Local artist Deborah Hastings will be showing how to make beautiful creations from recycled scraps of material. Find out the basics for free, or...

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09/04/2018 11/08/2018 18/08/2018
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Don your hard hats and join the Castle Drogo project manager for a very special behind the scenes tour of the building project to save Castle...

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10/04/2018 08/05/2018 12/06/2018 10/07/2018 14/08/2018 11/09/2018 09/10/2018
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A drama starter workshop for 3-5yrs with Richard Wolfenden-Brown
Explore a fairy story then bring it to life with characters and costume in...

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13/04/2018 03/08/2018
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Film
Dir: The Spierig Brothers. With: Helen Mirren, Sarah Snook, Jason Clarke.
On an isolated stretch of land 50 miles from San...

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14/04/2018 16/04/2018
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The hydro turbine building on the river Teign will be open for you to look inside. The knowledgeable guide will be able to tell you about the...

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14/04/2018 17/06/2018
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Workshop - Visual Arts
A lovely immediate printing process using found plant materials and cardboard cut outs. Suitable for ages 10+
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16/04/2018
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This smash hit musical has won 57 major awards worldwide, including the OLIVIER AWARD for BEST NEW MUSICAL.
Jersey Boys tells the true life...

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17/04/2018 18/04/2018 19/04/2018 20/04/2018 21/04/2018 23/04/2018 24/04/2018 25/04/2018 26/04/2018 27/04/2018 28/04/2018
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Film
Dir: Francis Lawrence. With: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Charlotte Rampling, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jeremy Irons.
A young...

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17/04/2018 19/04/2018 22/04/2018
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Demonstration / Talk / Lecture
Tutor - Paul Cumbleton (former team leader of RHS Wisley's alpine section This very practical talk will...

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17/04/2018
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Music - Folk
A Gallery Gig
Hailing from polar ends of the UK, Ross Couper (Shetland) and Tom Oakes (Devon) have been dazzling...

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18/04/2018
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Walk/Walk & Talk/Guided Tour
Tutor - Jon Webster (Curator) Rosemoor is a garden with many themed 'garden rooms' and a diverse plant...

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19/04/2018
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A spring bike ride, mostly on cycleways, to see an amazing bee-themed urban wildlife spectacle.
Numbers limited: please book with...

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20/04/2018
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Comedy
Oh Frig I'm 50
Age Restriction: 14yrs+
“I only regret the people I didn’t have sex with….. And 60% of the people I did...

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20/04/2018
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Music - Blues/Soul
Giles Robson returns to the Plough after a year of international touring and acclaim in countries such as Denmark,...

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21/04/2018
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Jurassic Coast poet-in-residence, Sarah Acton, leads a gentle walk to explore the unique landscape of the Jurassic coastline through the eyes of...

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21/04/2018
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Workshop - Visual Arts
Meet in The Plough at 10.00. The morning will include a walk around Castle Hill, down to the meadow by the Torridge...

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21/04/2018
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Naturalist John Walters’ intimate knowledge of DWT’s Bovey Heathfield reserve will provide an informed insight into life on the heath.
Join...

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21/04/2018
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Folk (Music)
at ThePlough@TheGeorge, The George Hotel, South Molton
For delicious pre-show...

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21/04/2018
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Folk (Music)
at ThePlough@StAnne's, Paternoster Row, Barnstaple
A very special evening of...

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22/04/2018
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Film
Dir: Lorna Tucker
Since igniting the punk movement with ex-partner and Sex Pistols’ manager Malcolm McLaren, Dame Vivienne...

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22/04/2018 26/04/2018
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The Natural History Museum’s famous Diplodocus, known as Dippy is touring the UK and we’re thrilled to be hosting the skull in a temporary...

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23/04/2018 24/04/2018 25/04/2018 26/04/2018 27/04/2018 28/04/2018 29/04/2018
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Explore the foreshore to the west of the Pill, as far as the Gaia Trust’s Saltpill Duck-Pond, returning via the Tarka Trail.
Advance booking...

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24/04/2018
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Film
Dir: Woody Allen. With: Kate Winslet, Jim Belushi, Juno Temple, Justin Timberlake.
The story of four characters whose lives...

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24/04/2018 29/04/2018
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Every Wednesday morning enjoy a lovely coffee in our café and wile away the morning playing board and card games
10:00am - 12:00pm
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25/04/2018 02/05/2018 09/05/2018 16/05/2018 23/05/2018
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Film
Dir: Ruben Östlund. With: Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West.
Christian is the respected curator of a contemporary art...

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25/04/2018
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Tutor: Peter Adams In this introduction, Peter will look at the features of a polytunnel structure as well as...

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26/04/2018
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Film
Dir: Jaume Collet-Serra. With: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Florence Pugh.
In this action-packed thriller, Liam...

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26/04/2018 28/04/2018
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Adults Only (Comedy)
Friday 27th Apr - 8:00pm at The Plough Arts Centre
Saturday 28th Apr - 8:00pm at The George Hotel South Molton...

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27/04/2018 28/04/2018
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Explore Nick’s 37 acre hill-farm; habitats include pasture, rocky outcrops, scrub, woodland, water. (Expect steep slopes & wet bits!)
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28/04/2018
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Raising Money for Cardiac Risk in the Young
Tickets £15 each or Family Tickets for 2 adults & 2 children: £50 (£18pp on the door)
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28/04/2018
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A chance to discover the beautiful bluebells at Lanhydrock on this guided walk on the estate, followed by lunch in the restaurant.
10:00 -...

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28/04/2018
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Come along to our drop-in nature inspired craft sessions every Saturday morning and get creative.
See Seaton Jurassic website for details...

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28/04/2018 05/05/2018 12/05/2018 19/05/2018
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Film
Dir: Warwick Thornton. With: Bryan Brown, Matt Day, Tremayne Doolan.
Sam, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works for a preacher in...

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29/04/2018
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Americana/ acoustic blues/ rock
A Gallery Gig
A journey through the sounds of late 60's and 70's America with classics songs from Tom...

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29/04/2018
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It’s City Nature Challenge weekend, a Bioblitz where urban areas across the globe observe as much wildlife as they can. Discover the wildlife of...

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29/04/2018
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The Champions Of Magic return to the UK following sold out shows across the globe, rave reviews and a run in London’s West End. These five...

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29/04/2018
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A talk by Peter Christie at ThePlough@StAnne's, Barnstaple
The truth about a real family in 19th...

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30/04/2018
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Join local photographer John Howells in the Castle Drogo garden or by the river Teign to find new aspects, landscapes and wildlife. He will help...

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01/05/2018 26/06/2018 11/09/2018 25/09/2018 01/11/2018
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A walk through the Millenium orchard at Landkey (Mazzards), and on to Harford Woods (Bluebells).
Advance booking essential.
Organised...

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01/05/2018
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Join one of the Arlington gardeners for a look at the plant highlights for this month from the Victorian garden, kitchen garden and pleasure...

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02/05/2018 06/06/2018 04/07/2018
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Our Toddler Takeover Days are getting a makeover for 2018 and will be even BIGGER and BETTER with Jiggy Wrigglers joining forces with us to bring...

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03/05/2018 17/05/2018 07/06/2018 21/06/2018 05/07/2018 13/09/2018 18/10/2018 04/12/2018 05/12/2018 06/12/2018
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At St Anne's Arts & Community Centre
Part of a series of Ghost Walks from March - November 2018
A walking haunted history tour of...

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03/05/2018 14/06/2018 12/07/2018 23/08/2018 04/10/2018 08/11/2018
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Music - Acoustic
Having just completed her acclaimed debut UK tour which saw her sell out venues across the UK. Harriet will be playing some...

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04/05/2018
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Help our Ranger team with some essential repairs.
Seize a spade or a mattock and help us to carry out maintenance works on one of our cycle...

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05/05/2018
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Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman
+ Support : Sunjay
With their landmark 5th album, ‘Personae’, husband and wife duo Kathryn Roberts...

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05/05/2018
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Tutor - Wendy Morray-Jones Wendy is a paper flower artist and has been practising her art for over 20 years. Engrossing and relaxing, this skill...

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05/05/2018
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Visit our allotment set up as a small garden to demonstrate methods of gardening that are beneficial to wildlife.
The garden is situated in...

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06/05/2018
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Prepare to see and hear Rex as he runs havoc.
Rex is a 8ft tall, 17ft long T-Rex. Rex moves his head, eyeing up his prey; his eyes blink,...

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06/05/2018
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Following his sell-out visit to the Theatre Royal Plymouth in 2015, Bobby Davro returns with his hilarious new show of music, impressions, comedy...

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06/05/2018
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Join the Wild Tribe at Fingle Bridge Meadows for this night walk to spot moths and bats that live in the Teign Gorge.
20:30 - 22:00
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06/05/2018
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Join us to hear the dawn breaking over DWT’s Woodah Farm with commentary identifying the sights and sounds. Followed by breakfast and optional...

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06/05/2018
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Up with the lark for International Dawn Chorus Day, listen to what the early birds are tweeting, followed by tea, croissants and possible music...

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06/05/2018
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Join us for a stroll along the beach strandline searching for wildlife wonders washed up by the sea.
We'll be searching for cuttlefish bones...

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07/05/2018
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Explore a wild valley (with SSSI status) in an urban fringe setting.
Advance booking essential.
Organised by Barnstaple and District...

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08/05/2018
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Look and listen for urban bats around the cemetery and beyond. Will we find some lucky horseshoes? Some bat detectors available but please bring...

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08/05/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
Workshop - Visual Arts
Come along to experience the colour...

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09/05/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
Adults (Workshop)
Clowning is a state of mind - being in...

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09/05/2018
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An illustrated talk on “Ethiopian birds and wildlife” by Ian Gasper
Organised by Tavistock DWT local group.
Refreshments included....

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09/05/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
Children (Workshop)
Clowning is a state of mind - being in...

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09/05/2018
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Live via satellite
Directed by Rufus Norris
The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths...

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10/05/2018
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Demonstration / Talk / Lecture
Tutor - Helen Round (RHS Team) Are you new to gardening and unsure exactly what you should be doing when, or...

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11/05/2018
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Venue location:
The George Hotel
1 Broad St
EX36 3AB South Molton
Rock (Music)
An Evening Of Hendrix & Cream...

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11/05/2018
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Join us for a special day of milling in celebration of National Mills Weekend, with family friendly crafts, bug hunting and refreshments!
...

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12/05/2018
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Guided walk looking at the history and ecology of Bowden and Liddaton Commons, 20 acres plus of community-owned lowland heath.
Organised by...

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12/05/2018
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A wildlife walk along the beautiful Barle Valley upstream of Dulverton
Advance Booking Essential.
Fairly strenuous.
Walk from...

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12/05/2018
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Poetry/Spoken Word
Suitable for ages 10+

Wild plants surround us and shape every aspect of our lives: food, fuel, clothes and...

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13/05/2018
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Music - Jazz/Blues
Featuring world-class live music from Atila and his musicians, narration and projected archive images, this is a unique...

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13/05/2018
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Children (Workshop)
Join storyteller and conservationist Lisa Schneidau for story walks around Torrington Common. We will be using Keble...

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13/05/2018
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Explore Chris’s land, partly reverted to tidal marsh, partly pasture, orchard and woodland.
Advance booking essetial.
Organised by...

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15/05/2018
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Adam Henson is perhaps the best-known farmer in the UK, presenting his own section on BBC's Countryfile to millions of viewers each Sunday evening...

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16/05/2018
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Satellite Screenings
This breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film, tells the...

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16/05/2018
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A hilarious and heartwarming slapstick comedy inspired by Charlie Chaplin’s original film
The show is fully accessible for deaf audiences. (...

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17/05/2018
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Tutors - Charlotte Eve and Kate Edwards Learn how to build your own wood fired pizza oven in a day on a workshop with international cob building...

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17/05/2018
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Join us for an evening walk with the National Trust ranger team, where you can discover more about some of the bat species that live at Lanhydrock...

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18/05/2018
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Bound together by lifelong friendship and a shared experience of more than 25 years, the Fisherman’s Friends met on the Platt (harbour) in their...

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18/05/2018
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FUNDRAISING EVENT FOR THE APPLEDORE RNLI
ADULTS ONLY – BIG KIDS
GROWING OLD DISGRACEFULLY AS A RECYCLED TEENAGER
6.30 – 9.30...

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18/05/2018
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Adults (Workshop) with Mary Myers
Making Silver Rings using Precious Metal Clay
£40 + £40.00 materials*
In this workshop you...

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19/05/2018
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James Seabright presents Dad’s Army Radio Hour
Performed by David Benson and Jack Lane
Celebrating 50 years of Jimmy Perry and David...

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19/05/2018
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The Chamber Ensemble of London is made up of 14 string players - handpicked from London's best - and directed by the violinist Peter Fisher. Their...

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19/05/2018
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We've teamed up with Sciencedipity to bring you our very own Charity Slime Workshops helping Adam Paull raise money for Great Ormond Street....

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20/05/2018
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This repeat visit to the grounds of Bestridge House will concentrate on identifying the wild plants present, expert botanist Mary Breeds leading...

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22/05/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
Antiques valuation evening with Mark Parkhouse, one of Devon...

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23/05/2018
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Music/Spoken Word
HUMAN CARGO is an epic night of story and song, featuring two masters of the craft. Storyteller and singer Matthew...

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23/05/2018
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Classical (Music)
Plough Summer Concert Series:
The Plough Summer Concert Series is promoted by Dartington Young Musicians Support in...

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24/05/2018
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Venue location: In The Garden Room at:
RHS Garden Rosemoor EX38 8PH Torrington
Music - Jazz/Blues
With his much loved blend of...

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25/05/2018
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Venue location: RHS Garden Rosemoor EX38 8PH Torrington
Comedy Night
Every Little Thing’s Gonna Be Alright
Two years ago, it...

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26/05/2018
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Guided tour exploring the history, ecology and future prospects for the rare Narrow-headed ant at its only site in the country.
Organised by...

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26/05/2018
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Join us to explore this lovely Devon Wildlife Trust reserve and enjoy a variety of moorland wildlife, including the spectacular bluebell display (...

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26/05/2018
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Help survey the rare Narrow-headed ant on the 90th anniversary of its discovery on Chudleigh Knighton Heath. No special skills needed – all...

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26/05/2018
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Workshop - Visual Arts
Meet up at the Plough Arts Centre and then, beginning in the grounds of St Michael and All Angels, retrace the steps...

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26/05/2018
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Venue location:
The George Hotel
1 Broad St
EX36 3AB South Molton
Folk (Music)
Contemporary folk/acoustic duo...

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26/05/2018
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Two years ago, it seemed highly unlikely the UK would vote to leave the EU; we had a reasonable opposition to the Tory Government; Donald Trump...

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26/05/2018
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The UK’s premier Rock & Roll production That’ll Be The Day returns with another brand new show!
Highly acclaimed for its stunning LIVE...

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27/05/2018
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Now in its 11th year, the hugely successful And Finally... present the Phil Collins Collection 2018 tour. This well-established, superbly...

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27/05/2018
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Open-Air (Theatre)
Monday 28th May - 4:00pm at Castle Hill, Filleigh
Thursday 9th Aug - 5:00pm at RHS Garden Rosemoor
Wednesday...

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28/05/2018 09/08/2018 15/08/2018
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Formed from the original cast of the Londons West End hit show Beatlemania, the Bootleg Beatles have become an institution in their own right,...

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28/05/2018
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Join Chris and members of the “Friends of Berry Castle” archaeology group to explore the area around this ancient Iron Age enclosure site. Max. 3...

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29/05/2018
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Join this guided walk with knowledgeable tour guides who will lead you down to the hydro turbine on the river Teign and tell you about its history...

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29/05/2018 29/08/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
An amusing and informative talk about the health of our ancestors...

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29/05/2018
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Create monster stencils and print with the soils creatures would have roamed during the Triassic period to make a unique piece of Triassic art...

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29/05/2018
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The original 10 commandments have very little to offer when it comes to the complex business of how and what we eat. Now the award-winning...

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30/05/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
Music - Folk
Somerset based singer-songwriter Reg...

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30/05/2018
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This route follows one of our bat trails, taking in open ground as well as the stunning Yarner Woods. Including some steep, unmade paths, it is...

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31/05/2018
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Venue location: St Anne's Arts & Community Centre EX31 1SX Barnstaple
Children (Workshop)
Come along to bring The Twits to life...

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31/05/2018
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Children (Workshop)
Aca Theatre
don't miss the 'Better Together' clown show later at 3pm
Join Tropizo, Doa and Squiggle for an...

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31/05/2018
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Family (Theatre)
A Clown show for all the family
Join Tropizo, Doa & Squiggle, three delightful Clowns who make waiting for a bus...

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31/05/2018
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Thursday 31st May - 7:00pm at RHS Garden Rosemoor
Monday 27th Aug - 5:00pm at Hartland Abbey
Open-Air (Theatre)
The Festival...

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31/05/2018 27/08/2018
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