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Events at Clovelly

July 01, 2017 to July 31, 2017

Visit Clovelly during the month of July and enjoy discovering the yarn-bombed 'Secret Garden' of our famously picturesque fishing village. With seaside garlands and crocheted ‘cobble-cosies’ plus much more ~ Co-ordinated by Clovelly Silk in conjunction with the Clovelly Community Gardening Group, this unusual project is part of Clovelly’s entry to the ‘South West in Bloom’ competition and is in aid of the Devon...

July 08, 2017

The West Country boasts a long tradition of racing pilot gigs.  Gig racing is exciting and strenuous, with crews reaching speeds of 9 knots in North Devon's powerful tidal waters. 

You're assured an exhilarating day's racing.  So come along and cheer on the brave crews!

Normal admission charges apply

July 16, 2017

The day will be full of fun and packed with a programme of all sorts of activities and entertainment for all ages.

This year there will be a second Clovelly Cup Rally with the North Devon Yacht Club!  They will be racing outside the harbour across the bay (if any yachtsmen and women are interested in taking part or being involved, please contact rachel@...

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The owner of Clovelly, The Hon. John Rous and front of house staff, were honoured and proud to win the Award for the development of Incoming Group Visitors by ensuring that overseas visitors, with many groups from Germany, receive an excellent welcome with visitor material tailored to their needs. The annual Group Travel Awards recognise the very best suppliers in the group travel industry.  Clovelly was one of five nominated by the editorial team of Group Travel Organiser Magazine at the... more

Clovelly features as one of the UK's most charming townshttp://www.flightnetwork.com/blog/14-uk-charming-towns/

‘The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society’ is a film adaptation of Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows’ historical novel of the same name, published in 2008, which sold 7.5 million copies in 37 countries.  The story is set in Guernsey where journalist, Juliet Ashton, has a life-changing bond, when she decided to write about a secret book club, which was formed during the WWII German occupation.   We are delighted that Clovelly is one of the film locations. Film shooting starts at the... more

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