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Today to Sat 8 May, closest first.
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Andrew’s Corner - Open Garden for NGS

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Join us as we enter our 50th year of opening and take a walk on the wild side in this tranquil moorland garden. April openings highlight magnolias, trillium and the lovely erythroniums.
Andrew’s Corner, Belstone EX20 1RD
Sun 2 May, Mon 3 May, Sun 23 May, Sun 30 May, Mon 31 May

Hayne - Open Garden for NGS

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In the magical walled garden exciting new planting blends with the beautiful tree peonies, mature wisteria purple and white and rambling wild roses in combination with a more modern Piet Oudolf style
Hayne, Crediton EX17 6DE
Sun 2 May

Spitchwick Manor - Open Garden for NGS

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6½-acre garden with extensive beautiful views. Mature garden undergoing refreshment. A variety of different areas; lower walled garden with glasshouses, formal rose garden with fountain, camellia...
Spitchwick Manor, Newton Abbot TQ13 7PB
Sat 8 May and Sun 9 May

Gardens at Lake Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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2 gardens on opp sides of a track. Lake Farmhouse: A plantaholics garden with themed areas: rose garden, hosta, peony and hydrangea borders, large cut flower garden with dahlias, large productive...
Gardens at Lake Farm, Beaworthy EX21 5PE
Sat 8 May and Sun 9 May

Haldon Grange - Open Garden for NGS

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Peaceful, well established 12 acre garden some dating back to 1770’s. This hidden gem boasts one of the largest collections of rhododendrons, azaleas, magnolias and camellias.
Haldon Grange, Exeter EX6 7YE
Wed 14 Apr, Mon 3 May, Wed 5 May, Wed 19 May, Mon 31 May

Greatcombe - Open Garden for NGS

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Let’s try again!! We thought we’d let our visitors describe the garden. A truly beautiful, tranquil garden with unusual plants and exciting use of colour.
Greatcombe, Newton Abbot TQ13 7SP
Sat 1 May to Mon 3 May

Bradford Tracey House - Open Garden for NGS

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A pleasure garden set around a Regency hunting lodge combining flowers with grasses, shrubs and huge trees in a natural and joyful space.
Bradford Tracey House, Tiverton EX16 8QG
Sat 8 May and Sun 9 May

Torview - Open Garden for NGS

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Run by two semi-retired horticulturalists: Mediterranean formal front garden with wisteria-clad Georgian house, small alpine house.
Torview, Newton Abbot TQ12 1QQ
Sat 1 May to Mon 3 May

Hotel Endsleigh - Open Garden for NGS

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200 year old Repton-designed garden in 3 parts; formal garden around house, picturesque dell with pleasure dairy and rockery and arboretum.
Hotel Endsleigh, Tavistock PL19 0PQ
Sun 18 Apr

High Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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Stunning garden of over 4 acres. Huge range of trees, shrubs, perennials, grasses, climbers and exotics planted over past 13 yrs.
High Garden, Kenton EX6 8NJ
Sun 2 May

Houndspool - Open Garden for NGS

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Formerly a market garden, now a private pleasure garden developed over past 40 yrs. The garden is very much a work in progress, the owners aiming to make it as labour saving as possible indulging in...
Houndspool, Dawlish EX7 0QP
Mon 12 Apr and Tue 13 Apr

Ash Barn - Open Garden for NGS

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Terraced 3 acre woodland garden, full of magnolias, camellias and fruit trees, under-planted with old roses, shrubs and Tamar Valley narcissi.
Ash Barn, Callington PL17 8BP
Sat 24 Apr and Sun 25 Apr

Shapcott Barton Knowstone Estate - Open Garden for NGS

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Large garden of 200 acre estate around ancient historic manor house. Wildlife garden. Restored old fish ponds, stream and woodland rich in bird life. Unusual fruit orchard.
Shapcott Barton Knowstone Estate, South Molton EX36 4EE
Sun 25 Apr, Sun 20 Jun

Exeter Canal Cruise

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Reminisce as you travel through time along the oldest working ship canal in Europe with a choice of departure from Exmouth or Exeter.
Stuart Line Cruises, Exmouth Marina, Emxouth EX8 1FE
Tue 4 May, Fri 21 May, Wed 2 Jun, Sat 19 Jun, Fri 2 Jul

Kia-Ora Farm & Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Charming, peaceful 10 acre garden with lawns, lakes and ponds. Water features with swans, ducks and other wildlife.
Kia-Ora Farm & Gardens, Cullompton EX15 1PZ
Sun 18 Apr, Sun 16 May, Sun 13 Jun

Kia-Ora Farm & Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Charming, peaceful 10 acre garden with lawns, lakes and ponds. Water features with swans, ducks and other wildlife.
Kia-Ora Farm & Gardens, Cullompton EX15 1PZ
Sun 2 May, Mon 3 May

Rock With Laughter - Postponed

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PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A RESCHEDULED DATE from Saturday 15th August 2020. Ob-la-di Ob-la-da, the comedy and classic hits go on and on in the best night of non-stop entertainment you’ll enjoy this...
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LU
Sat 1 May

Chevithorne Barton - Open Garden for NGS

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Newly planted areas complement walled garden, summer borders and Robinsonian inspired woodland of rare trees and shrubs.
Chevithorne Barton, Tiverton EX16 7QB
Sun 2 May

Upper Gorwell House - Open Garden for NGS

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Created mostly since 1979, this 4 acre garden overlooking the Taw estuary has a benign microclimate which allows many rare and tender plants to grow and thrive, both in the open and in walled garden.
Upper Gorwell House, Barnstaple EX32 7JP
Sun 18 Apr, Sun 16 May

Windows in Time: Images on the Street

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Torquay Museum holds tens of thousands of historic images in our collections and through this exhibition, we hope you will see how these images connect us through time and space to people and places
A Free Exhibition Celebrating Local Heritage through Historic Images on the Streets of Torbay TQ1 1HG
Today to Wed 5 May

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