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20 THINGS TO DO


20 Things To Do 1


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Don’t miss out on this year’s TOTNES AND DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SHOW which is taking place on Sunday July 28th


2 . This annual event includes


a plethora of exciting demonstrations, displays and parades. All day entertainment includes “The Chariots of Fire”, Grand Parade of Livestock and Equine winners, terrier racing, pony club mounted games, falconry, woodland and rural skills, plus lamb shearing, vintage cars and agricultural machinery, mountain bike trials shows and much more! Visit the pets’ corner and cheer on the ferrets racing. Shop in the craft marquee, lifestyle pavilion and large trade stand area. Listen to the live music and watch chefs demonstrate within the Food Hall. Free park and ride from Totnes!


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. The week is packed with things to do and watch on and off the water from sailing events and competitions, air displays, a magical torchlight procession and fireworks – even sandcastle and crab catching competitions for the kids (and the kids at heart). The regatta combines art, theatre and live music with


If all things nautical appeal head to the pretty town of SALCOMBE when it celebrates its maritime heritage with a colourful REGATTA from August 4th 10th


traditional working boat races and rowing events. With parachuting teddies and fancy dress competitions, the focus is on fun and enjoyment for all the family.


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Find out about the social history of KINGSBRIDGE by visiting the town’s


COOKWORTHY MUSEUM. Housed in the old Grammar School buildings, the museum opened in 1972 and was named after local man William Cookworthy who developed the first true hard-paste porcelain. The museum facilities now include displays of artefacts from the early history of Kingsbridge through to the present day, a gallery of agricultural machinery and tools,


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SOUTH Devon is awash with glorious countryside, fantastic coastline and a host of visitor attractions so, whether you are a local or here on holiday, why not get out and about this summer and explore all the region has to offer.


A wealth of events and festivals are taking place in the area to tempt all ages, kicking off with the WAY


WITH WORDS FESTIVAL at Dartington from July 5th


. The vibrant and joyful 10-day event is a chance


for those who read books to meet those who write them in a glorious setting and invigorating atmosphere. Each year the annual event draws people together in spectacular surroundings to share the pleasure and power of language and ideas. For more information visit: www. wayswithwords.co.uk.


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