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

FEBRUARY

Museum of the Moon, Exeter Cathedral

Thurs 3rd ~Sun 27th February

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, Seaton Tramway

Fri 11th Feb ~Fri 8th April

MARCH

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, Seaton Tramway

Fri 11th Feb ~ Fri 8th April

Grizzly ~Paws for Thought, Seaton

Sunday 6th March

APRIL

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, Seaton Tramway

Fri 11th Feb ~ Fri 8th April

Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

Sat 30th Apr~Sun 1st May

MAY

Blessing of the Boats, Lyme Regis

Sun 22nd May

JUNE

Axe Vale Show, Axminster

Sat 18th ~ Sun 19th June

Sidmouth Literary Festival

Mon 20th ~Sun 26th June

Devon County Show, Exeter

Thurs 30th June ~ Sat 2nd July

JULY

Natural Seaton Festival

Sat 23rd ~Sun 24th July

Lyme Regis Life Boat Week

Sat 23rd ~Sat 30th July

Sidmouth Folk Festival

Fri 29th July ~ Fri 5th August

AUGUST

Honiton Agricultural Show

Thurs 4th August

Lyme Regis Regatta & Carnival

Sat 6th ~Sat 13th August

Beer Regatta

Sat 13th ~ Fri 19th August

Sidmouth Airshow

Fri 26th August

Candles on the Cobb, Lyme Regis

Sun 28th August

SEPTEMBER

Sidmouth Walking Festival

Sat 17th ~Fri 23rd September

Colyford Goose Fayre

Sat 24th Sept

OCTOBER

Sidmouth Science Festival

Sat 8th ~Sun 16th October

NOVEMBER

Firework Display & Bonfire, Lyme Regis

Sat 5th Nov