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Events at Clovelly

May 14, 2016

Clovelly Visitor Centre, Clovelly, EX39 5SY

Chairman:  Sir Michael Burton, KCVO CMG
Director:  The Hon. Mrs. Rous

SAVE THE DATE:  Saturday, 14 May 2016

Dominic Grieve QC, MP

Dominic Grieve QC was first elected as MP for Beaconsfield in 1997,...

May 22, 2016

Come and hear Hartland Town Brass Band play on Clovelly quay against its spectacular setting.
If raining on the day they will be playing at the Visitor Centre.

June 12, 2016

Its launch in 2015 was a great success.  It is held to promote seaweed for its immense health & nutritional benefits.  As it is hugely versatile, quay kitchens will have a surprising variety of dishes and stalls will be selling a range of seaweed products along with demonstrations, crafts and talks.

 There will also be plenty of entertainment for both adults and children to enjoy, such as the...



If you visit Clovelly during the month of July you’ll discover yarn-bombed* areas of our picturesque fishing village, with knitted donkeys, seaside garlands, pom-poms, crocheted ‘cobble-cosies’ plus much more!  Co-ordinated by Clovelly Silk in conjunction with Clovelly Community Gardening Group, this will be the second time that Clovelly has been yarn bombed, with the help of people from all over the UK and abroad who are donating beautiful yarn samples. I recently shared the Ideal Home Show ‘... more

“When The Sea Calls" is a feel good film which offers an alternative take on modern life. If ’the rat race’ resides at one end of the social spectrum, then the lives portrayed here reside at the other. Set in an idyllic fishing village on the North Devon coast, "When The Sea Calls" introduces three very different characters, sharing at the centre of their world a common friend and master; the ocean. From a retired fisherman now ferrying tourists around the bay, to a free spirited ocean swimmer... more

Ben Fogle set off from Clovelly last year on a mission to hunt for sharks dragging a dead whale as bait.   Two documentaries with Ben Fogle and Ellie Harrison both go on air on ITV on Good Friday 25 March "Britain's Whales" at 8 pm and "Britain's Sharks" at 9 pm