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FREE taster session with the Newton Abbot Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Newton Abbot Rock Choir If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Newton Abbot?' then why not join your local..... See more >
Methodist Avenue Church, The Avenue, Newton Abbot TQ12 2BY
Today, Wed 28 Feb, Wed 20 Mar

What's Love Got to do with It? - Screening - Cert 12A

What’s Love Got to do with It? - Screening - Cert 12A In London, an award-winning film-maker documents her best friend's journey into an assisted marriage in line with... See more >
Brixham Theatre, New Road, Brixham TQ5 8TA
Today

Fantazy

Fantazy Imagine if you will, you are looking for an evening’s entertainment that will conjure up a fanciful cornucopia of... See more >
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LU
Today, Tue 27 Feb, and more dates until Wed 17 Apr

Guided Bird Watching

The River Exe is a RAMSAR Site of Special Scientific Interest, internationally recognised for its prolific migratory... See more >
Stuart Line Cruises, Exmouth Marina, Emxouth EX8 1FE
Today to Fri 23 Feb, Thu 7 Mar

Oliver Frank Chanarin - A Perfect Sentence

A Perfect Sentence explores the shifting terrain of documentary photography: our drive for attention, the complexity of... See more >
KARST, 22 George Place, Millbay, Plymouth PL1 3NY
Today to Sat 23 Mar

FREE taster session with the Teignmouth/ Dawlish Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Teignmouth/ Dawlish Rock Choir If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes!... See more >
Dawlish Methodist Church, Brunswick Place, Dawlish EX7 9PB
Thu 22 Feb, Thu 7 Mar, Thu 21 Mar

Hartland Quay, Devon Seascape Photography Workshop

Devon, Hartland Quay - Photography Workshop. Learn how to photograph seascapes, long-exposure & classic views at..... See more >
Hartland Quay, Bideford EX39 6DB
Thu 22 Feb to Sun 25 Feb

Join our choir in Exmouth for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Exmouth for a FREE taster session If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Exmouth?' then why not join your local Rock..... See more >
Exmouth Community College, Gypsy Lane, Exmouth EX8 3AF
Thu 22 Feb, Thu 29 Feb, Thu 14 Mar, Thu 21 Mar

Mediumship Evening with Nikki Kitt - Tavistock

Mediumship Demonstration with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is... See more >
Tavistock Town Hall Bedford Square Tavistock PL19 0AE
Fri 23 Feb

Dear England - National Theatre Live - Screening Cert 15

Dear England - National Theatre Live - Screening Cert 15 It’s time to change the game. The smash-hit production of Dear England transfers to the West End this Autumn,..... See more >
Brixham Theatre, New Road, Brixham TQ5 8TA
Sat 24 Feb

East Worlington House - Open Garden for NGS

East Worlington House - Open Garden for NGS Thousands of purple crocuses feature in this 2 acre garden, set in a lovely position with views down the valley to... See more >
East Worlington House, Crediton EX17 4TS
Sun 25 Feb, Sun 3 Mar

Alice in Wonderland - Adult Panto

Alice in Wonderland - Adult Panto Adult Panto returns to Torquay! Join Adult Panto Tour for their 5th anniversary show in a Brand New adventure down..... See more >
Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LU
Sun 25 Feb

Join our choir in Plymouth for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Plymouth for a FREE taster session If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the... See more >
The Woolwell Centre, Darklake Lane, Woolwell, Plymouth PL6 7TR
Tue 27 Feb, Tue 5 Mar, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 23 Apr

Rainbow Punch: Reflections on Lockdown

Launch of the anthology Rainbow Punch: Reflections on Lockdown with readings from the book and a talk with the editor... See more >
Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA
Thu 29 Feb

Things to do around Devon

If you're planning a day out in Devon, this beautiful county in South West England offers a plethora of activities to explore. From stunning beaches to historic landmarks, here are some delightful options for your day in Devon:

1. Bantham Beach: Start your day with a visit to Bantham Beach. This long sandy beach boasts shallow waters, making it perfect for families with young children. Water sports enthusiasts will also appreciate the surfing opportunities here. Keep an eye out for wildlife, as Bantham Beach was even featured in Lonely Planet's guide to the 10 Best Beaches in Europe. Don't miss the Gastrobus for beach snacks and picnic benches to enjoy your food. You can even kayak over to the exclusive Bigbury Beach on Burgh Island for a unique experience¹.

2. Beer Beach: Head to Beer Beach, a hotspot in North Devon. Surrounded by majestic limestone cliffs, this shingle beach is family-friendly and offers kayaks and boat rentals. It's also a great spot for fishing. Plus, the abundance of beaches in Devon means you can enjoy free days out by the coast¹.

3. Bygones Victorian Museum in Torquay: Beyond the beaches, explore the Bygones Victorian Museum in Torquay. This museum takes you back in time, showcasing Victorian life with fascinating exhibits. From vintage toys to period costumes, it's a nostalgic journey into the past¹.

4. Festivals in Devon: Check out any local festivals happening during your visit. Devon hosts various events throughout the year, celebrating music, food, arts, and culture. Join in the festivities and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere².

5. Blackpool Sands Beach: If you're looking for a relaxing spot, head to Blackpool Sands Beach. This Blue Flag beach offers golden sands and crystal-clear waters. Pack a picnic, soak up the sun, and enjoy the Great British seaside vibes¹.

6. Explore Clovelly: Wander around the charming village of Clovelly. Its cobbled streets, whitewashed cottages, and stunning coastal views create a picturesque setting. Don't forget to visit the famous Clovelly Harbour and learn about its fascinating history¹.

7. Dawlish Warren: Enjoy the classic British seaside experience at Dawlish Warren. This sandy beach is perfect for sunbathing, building sandcastles, and paddling in the shallow waters. Take a leisurely stroll along the promenade and treat yourself to ice cream or fish and chips¹.

8. Dartmoor Prison Museum: For something different, learn about the history of Dartmoor Prison. The museum provides insights into prison life, famous inmates, and the surrounding moorland. It's an intriguing and educational stop¹.

9. Hope Cove Beach: End your day by wandering from Hope Cove Beach to Hope Cove itself. This picturesque village offers stunning coastal walks, quaint pubs, and breathtaking views. It's a serene way to wrap up your Devon adventure¹.

Remember, Devon's diverse landscapes and attractions ensure a memorable day out – whether you're a beach lover, history enthusiast, or simply seeking relaxation by the sea! 🌊🏖️🏰¹².

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
(1) 27 Best Days Out in Devon for 2023 (Free & Cheap Too!) - Day Out in England. https://dayoutinengland.com/best-days-out-in-devon/.
(2) Things to do Devon | Best days out 2024 | Devon's Top Attractions. https://www.devonstopattractions.co.uk/.
(3) 17 Beautiful Places to Visit in Devon for a Great Day Out [2024]. https://www.farawaylucy.com/places-to-visit-in-devon/.