A new brass rubbing trail has been installed along the Riverside Walkway in time for half term. The trail, which is designed by local artists, is part of the Sidmouth Makes Art (SMArt) partnership, lead by Sidmouth Coastal Community Hub and Sidmouth School of Art. The trail is part of a project to…Read More
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Category: Half Term
Planning to visit East Devon and the Jurassic Coast this half term? Well if you’re looking for things to fill your days, here are some suggestions across the East Devon area. In Sidmouth, head to the Donkey Sanctuary to join in their Haunted Hay Bales event – head to the gift shop on arrival and…Read More
From 21st - 29th October, the infamous Wicked Witch of Wildwood will be flying in on her broomstick for a fiendishly fun-packed howl-oween at the Devon Wildlife Park. The Saxon Village at the park, based just outside Ottery St Mary near Exeter, will once again fall under the spell of the witch, who…Read More
With August here and lots of time to keep the kids entertained over the summer holidays, many of us want to get outside and enjoy a breath of fresh air. While our summer weather so far has been a bit of a rollercoaster, we’re hoping for sunny skies and plenty of time to spend outside. Seaton is full…Read More
The summer holidays are fast approaching, meaning six weeks of entertaining the little ones. If you’re looking for inspiration and ideas, look no further than Budleigh Salterton! Summer in Budleigh Salterton is a wonderful time for families to come together and create lasting memories. With its…Read More
Honiton offers a range of free activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. Whether you're looking to explore the town's history, immerse yourself in nature, or simply relax and take in the local atmosphere, Honiton has something for everyone without breaking the bank. Here are some of the best…Read More
As one of the most ecologically fascinating places in the county, East Devon is a great place to spend the May half term. If you’re coming to the area to visit, here are some of the ways you can experience the very best of East Devon. Get on your bike East Devon has miles of the National Cycle…Read More
Spending half term in East Devon? With an abundance of attractions and incredible places to stay across the region, you’re sure to have a fun week away. Here are a couple of the things you can get up to while in Sidmouth and the surrounding area. Go exploring With the Blue Plaque Trail, loads of…Read More
When it comes to unforgettable trips to the seaside, there are fewer places better than Sidmouth and what better time of year to visit than Easter when everyone is gearing up for the busy summer months? There are a host of activities and attractions to fill your days when in Sidmouth this Easter…Read More
Wild East Devon are hosting a series of events this half term, including activity trails, bird box building sessions and more. The sessions are taking place at Seaton Wetlands, Mutters Moor and Woodbury Common during the half term break. At Seaton Wetlands, you can take part in the activity trail…Read More