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Events at Clovelly

March 30, 2018 to April 13, 2018

Children receive a village map on entry on which to mark the location of a number of Easter chicks perched up and down the cottages along the High Street to the quay.  If they spot at least 10 chicks, they can return the map to the Visitor Centre reception to win an Easter egg and a bigger prize if they spot all 15.

Come along and join the fun. 

May 12, 2018



May 27, 2018

This year we will also be celebrating the Visitor Centre's 30th Anniversary...



Watch the official trailer released for the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society film scheduled for general release on 20th April.  Shooting parts of the film in North Devon took place last year including Clovelly and nearby Hartland Abbey last May.  In the trailer, see how many views you can spot if both are familiar.   You can also see Nazi troops marching through the streets of Bideford and a plane flying over Saunton beach.

Last year Clovelly won a third consecutive Gold award in the South West region of the RHS Britain in Bloom competition and a 'Best in Group' trophy with Mary Mortimer cup, thanks to the Gardening Group and all residents.   This year on 6th February, Clovelly village was thrilled to receive confirmation from RHS that it is now one of the 2017 regional group finalists, thus representing the South West region in the Champion of Champions, 2018 National Britain in Bloom competition! It is not one... more

The spirited New Year had hardly got its hat on before beginning its merry mischief of mayhem, slamming the door on the quiet embers of the worn out old reign, intent on fun, starting out as it means to carry on. At first it was the wind, teasing, rushing, gushing, hushing, breathing out loud, whispering in and out of doorways, rattling the draughty window panes, “wake up, wake up,” playing a hollow tune upon the smoking chimney pots, clattering the copper tacked slates, whistling, singing,... more