The Byes, Sidmouth

The Byes, Sidmouth

  A beautiful green corridor that follows the course of the river Sid.  The upper reaches of the Byes gets restricted to footpaths, but the…
Sidmouth’s Esplanade & Town

Sidmouth’s Esplanade & Town

  Sidmouth has a charming and thriving town centre which terminates at the Esplanade, which has lovely views across Lyme Bay.  The red sandstone cliffs of…
Brixham’s Lost Fleet

Brixham’s Lost Fleet

Ted Gosling recounts how he heard the story that Beer made Brixham and Brixham made the North Sea. He says that the first men to…
A visit to Topsham

A visit to Topsham

An unusual town situated on the Exe Estuary. At one time, Topsham was a major trading port - much wealth was evidently generated from trade,…
Walk along the Coly river

Walk along the Coly river

A beautiful circular walk along the river Coly, through meadows and you have the option of taking the tram from Colyford back to Colyton. There's…
A visit to Colyton

A visit to Colyton

With the sole remaining oak bark leather tannery in England, a fabulous church with an octagonal lantern tower, Colyton's has a long, chequered history. Follow…
A visit to Ottery St Mary

A visit to Ottery St Mary

Editor, Nigel Jones, visits this intriguing little town which has an amazing church, modelled along the lines of Exeter Cathedral, complete with the oldest whistling…
A visit to Tavistock

A visit to Tavistock

Tavistock is a lovely and historic market town, set at the foot of Dartmoor and birthplace of one of England's most famous sons, Sir Francis Drake.…
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