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The Shops at Dartington May Food Fair Hailed a Success

More than 7,000 people enjoyed a first-rate day out with glorious sunshine at The Shops at Dartington’s free May Food Fair on 27-28 May. The best of Devon’s food and drink scene came together, from vibrant street-food markets to artisan producers, with top chefs demonstrating recipes and offering...
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The Clock Tower Restaurant Launches New Dinner Menu

A Licensed Restaurant offering a casual, if somewhat rustic, fine dining experience Open on Thursday to Sunday evenings from 6.30pm We are thrilled to be bringing something really special to Sidmouth & East Devon, thanks to our wonderful new head chef.  We cook freely with...
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Clovelly Harbour Master Story

Clovelly Harbour Master story  As far as anniversaries go it was a little muted; no parties, no big announcements, just the raising of a glass of Late Bottled Vintage. Ten years ago ‘Little Lily’ came into my life with her beautiful fine entrance and apple-round bilge, gentle...
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Brand New Restaurant Open in Barnstaple

Welcome to Them Apples, Barnstaple’s freshest dining experience. Our goal is to champion local produce by only sourcing from our community. In our constant search we seek these suppliers who are as passionate about their product as we are for ours. With these partnerships we have fresh, quality...
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Treat Dad with a Salcombe Gin School Voucher

Treat Dad on Fathers Day with a voucher for the Salcombe Gin School. For the curious gin lover, Salcombe Distilling Co.’s Gin School offers the ultimate experience. Under the guidance of one of the Salcombe Gin distillers, each student will learn about the art of distillation and what it takes...
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The Show Tunnel is now open at South Devon Chilli Farm

The Show Tunnel is now open at the farm. Fathers Day – why not bring dad over to the farm for lunch and some hot chilli sauce or hot chilli chocolate if he’s a chilli head! or if you can’t get here, we have lots of lovely gift ideas on our website: www.sdcf.co.uk including a couple of lovely...
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Living the Pie Life this Father’s Day with Chunk

Living the Pie Life this Father’s Day – Sunday 17th June 2018 **Great news** Chunk of Devon have just launched their online shop! With a great selection of their award-winning pies, pasties, pork pies and sausage rolls, delivered to your door – or Dad’s, what could be a better idea than a...
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RDPE Grants Available

We would encourage Food Drink Devon members to take a look at the Growth Hub website for information about local business events and workshops and links to local and national business support schemes - http://www.heartofswgrowthhub.co.uk/.   Get in touch or sign up to their...
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Dartmoor Chilli Farm Launch New Gift Pack

Dartmoor Chilli Farm are releasing a new ultimate chilli gift pack featuring all four of our hottest products.  This will be available from markets and also available to our stockists and a perfect gift for Fathers Day!! It contains : Dartmoor Demon  -  Our infamous evil...
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Cullompton Farmers’ Market Celebrate Twenty Years

Celebrating twenty years of Cullompton Farmers’ Market on Saturday, 30th June It’s twenty years since Cullompton Farmers’ Market founder, Tracy Frankpitt, heard about the first UK farmers’ market in Bath on Radio 4 and decided to set up one in Cullompton.  I wonder if she ever dreamt the...
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