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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

Dates
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

Dates
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

Dates
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

Dates
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
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Dates
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

Dates
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

Dates
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

Dates
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

Dates
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
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Dates
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
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Dates
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

Dates
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

Dates
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.

Dates
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

Dates
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.
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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

Dates
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

Dates
21/04/2018 to 22/04/2018

Film
Dir: Francis Lawrence. With: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Charlotte Rampling, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jeremy Irons.
A young...

Date:
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Film
Dir: Lorna Tucker
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Date:
22/04/201826/04/2018

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

Date:
22/04/2018