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Lorna Doone 150th Anniversary

Lorna Doone cover

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the classic local novel Lorna Doone by RD Blackmore. The novel was first published in 1869, but was set in 17th century Exmoor and follows John Ridd’s search for revenge over his father’s murder, and

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Devon D Day 2019

Planes on Saunton Beach

“We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.” Winston Churchill, 4th June 1940. One of the most recognisable quotes

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Top 100 Sites 2020

Top 100 sites

Practical Caravan have recently opened voting for the Top 100 Sites 2020. We’re delighted to have been included in the top 100 touring sites every year recently and would really love to be in there again – but we need

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We’ve sprung a leak!

Swimming Pool Stowford

June 2019 – We’re sorry to say that we’ve noticed some problems in our swimming pool recently which means that we will have to close it for a few days next week. The dates are 10th – 14th June inclusive

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Caravan Towing Training with Trailer Dave

Caravan towing

Do you want to learn how to tow a caravan? Or maybe you already tow a caravan but don’t feel completely confident? Then we have the perfect solution for you; Caravan training with David Griffin AKA Trailer Dave! If you

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Stowford Reviews 2019

Trip advisor

Thinking about booking a holiday at Stowford but not sure if it’s the right site for you? Well don’t just take our word for it, read some of the fab reviews we’ve had posted about us recently! We are always

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New Accessibility Guide 2019

Tony Potter

We have recently updated and revamped our Accessibility Guide and we’d love to share it with you now. We’ve been lucky to be working alongside accessibility expert Tony Potter to try to improve the service we give our customers. We pride

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Cashback at Stowford

Cash back

After years of having an ATM machine which always broke down at busy periods, chewed up £10 notes for a pastime and charged £1.65 per withdrawal we said enough is enough! We have decided to get rid of the ATM

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New Eating Choices For 2019

Gourmet Burger

If you consider yourself a bit of a foodie then North Devon is perfect for you! There are new and exciting eateries opening up all the time and some totally unique experiences you won’t want to miss. Have a look

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Snow at Stowford 2019

Ice at the cottages

Yesterday the snow started falling quite hard here, so we thought we’d share some photos with you:     And this lovely one which Dave Hart sent in on Facebook from our Holiday Cottages… We always love to see your

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