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A new website for Hele Payne Farm – a truly family affair!

  Over a year ago I read an article in a marketing magazine advising that all websites should be updated every 3 years.  This made me question my own website, which had been in place for 8 years, and my

Posted in Calves, Cows, Lambs, Member Farms, Pubs, Restaurants, Sheep, Wildlife

‘One of the best festivals on the planet!’ Mike Harding – starts tomorrow!!

29 July – 5 August 2016 Sidmouth FolkWeek is a unique week-long celebration of music, dance and song which takes place in the charming East Devon regency coastal resort.  It’s an absolute must in every festival goer’s annual diary.  There has been

Posted in AONB, Beach, festival, gardens, Pubs, Restaurants, Uncategorized, village show

Why not visit Killerton House and Gardens?

Killerton House is a particularly elegant 18th century building, surrounded by eighteen acres of landscaped and parkland gardens.  They boast a wide variety of unusual trees and shrubs, collected by some of the great Victorian plant hunters. There are also

Posted in gardens, Restaurants, walks

Spotlight on Clovelly

Clovelly is a unique village once owned by the Queen of England and, from the Elizabethan era until the present day, it has been in private ownership.  This has ensured it has preserved its original atmosphere.  Clinging to a 400

Posted in Beach, Boats, Donkeys, gardens, Pubs, Restaurants