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Events at Clovelly

July 07, 2015 to July 12, 2015

Tight-knit Clovelly community preparing a ‘blooming’ lovely Yarn-bombing!

Yarn Bombing is a type of street art that employs colourful displays of ...

July 19, 2015

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

The 'Clovelly Gun Run' starts the event from the harbour to Victoria Fountain.  Two teams will take it in turn to manhandle this weighty gun.  Come along and support the cadets as they try to beat their race time last year.  It really is an amazing sight of hard work and dedication!


July 27, 2015

Summer in North Devon would not be complete without a visit to this ever popular show.

Classes include crafts, cattle and sheep, together with horse and pony competitions.  There will be a display of vintage farm machinery, a display of hounds and the Young Farmers' "It's a knockout". You'll find bustling trade stalls offering locally made crafts and food with fairground rides and a bouncy castle for the...



Best plate design for May.  Abi Kirbell, Sussex.

'Escape to the Country', Series 16, BBC 1.   Filming at Clovelly took place on 26th May: During the filming, Dame Penelope Keith was seen talking to the Harbour Master and a boatman.

  Boat Stories is a series of short films, produced by Jo Stewart-Smith, about life on and around the water in North Devon.  Fishing for Clovelly herring is the latest; a scenic and moving short film.  To view, click on