Local towns & villages

Seaton, our local seaside town.

Beer, lovely fishing village famous for its smugglers.

Branscombe, reputedly one of the longest villages in England.

Colyton, interesting small town with a rebellious history.

Colyford,famous for the Goose Fayre.

Sidmouth, victorian resort with an annual Folk Week.

Honiton, a market town famous for its lace making.

Lyme Regis, famous for fossils and The Cobb.

Axminster, a market town famous for its carpet.

Exeter, historic capital of Devon with a lovely Cathedral.

Attractions and days out within 25 miles

Seaton Tramway, enjoy a tram ride along the Axe Estuary to Colyton.

Seaton Wetlands, beautiful marshlands and reedbeds alongside the River Axe.

Jurassic Coast, World Heritage Site.

Pecorama, miniature railway and gardens in Beer.

Beer Quarry Caves, Beer stone has been used for 2000 years for the country’s most famous buildings.

Donkey Sanctuary, local charity that rescues and cares for donkeys.

Axe Valley Wildlife Park, a small, friendly animal park catering for the young family.

Burrow Farm Gardens, lovely gardens with tea room and nursery.

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, lovely gardens with museum, play areas, train ride and restaurant.

Walking, details of walks in the local area.

Fishing, including coarse, sea and boat fishing.

Local Cinemas, Sidmouth Scott cinema, Exmouth Scott Cinema, Exeter Vue and Exeter Odeon

Crealy theme park, Exeter.

Exeter Canal Bicycle and Canoe Hire.

Stuart Line Cruises, enjoy a trip on the River Exe or along the Jurassic Coast.

National Trust Properties, from extravagant houses to small chapels.

Other attractions which you may enjoy.

Events 2022


Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, Seaton Tramway

Fri 10th Feb ~Sun 23rd April


Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, Seaton Tramway

Fri 10th Feb ~ Sun 23rd April

Grizzly ~I fought the Claw, Seaton

Sunday 5th March


Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, Seaton Tramway

Fri 10th Feb ~ Sun 23rd April

Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

Sat 29th ~Sun 30th Apr


Blessing of the Boats, Lyme Regis

Sun 14th May

Devon County Show, Exeter

Thurs 18th ~ Sat 20th May


Axe Vale Show, Axminster

Sat 17th ~ Sun 18th June


Lyme Regis Life Boat Week

Sat 22nd ~Sat 29th July


Honiton Agricultural Show

Thurs 3rd August

Sidmouth Folk Festival

Fri 4th ~ Fri 11th August

Lyme Regis Regatta & Carnival

Sat 5th ~Sat 12th August

Beer Regatta

Sat 12th ~ Fri 18th August

Sidmouth Airshow

Fri 25th August


Sidmouth Walking Festival

Sat 16th ~Fri 22nd September

Colyford Goose Fayre

Sat 30th Sept


Sidmouth Science Festival

Sat 7th ~Sun 15th October


Firework Display & Bonfire, Lyme Regis