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Villages by the Sea, BBC 1

Villages By The Sea It was again repeated on BBC1 on 13th October 2020 after the release date in 2019 and can be viewed for 29 days by clicking on the link on Read More. “Archaeologist Ben Robinson reveals the story of this Devon coastal gem’s transformation from fishing village to romantic Victorian seaside resort. Our coastal villages are often seen as remote places for retreat and relaxation. However, they

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British Travel Journal, Autumn/Winter 2020

The Editor-in-Chief of British Travel Journal, Jessica Way and family, came to visit Clovelly this year and had a lovely stay “The Red Lion and Sail Loft were perfect for us (the food was delicious!) and we were all just blown away by the beauty of the village – what a special destination”. Jessica’s article in this Autumn/Winter British Travel journal is greatly appreciated, so please click to view: TheCharmofClovelly

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Devon Life, October issue

  Great to view a photo of Clovelly on the front cover of this October issue of Devon Life Magazine.  Click on Devon Life above to view same. Devon Life, our county magazine, offers hundreds of pages of articles and superb photography every month. Everyone who loves Devon will find something to interest them on a whole host of local subjects.

Coronavirus update

Our Commitment to you.   Our guest, residents and employees. Whilst we navigate through the    CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)  As it has always been, the safety and security of our residents, employees and guests remains our highest priority. We are doing everything we can to ensure everybody’s safety and are continuously checking government guidance and responding accordingly as the situation around novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve. We will continue to

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Clovelly named the ‘most Instagrammable’ village in the UK!

From the tip of Scotland to Cornwall, Clovelly has been assessed by property website, Bankrate  https://www.bankrate.com/uk/  as the UK’s most picturesque and prettiest village in a rural location with the highest total of 134,353 hashtags on Instagram.  The runner-up spot was Portmeirion, North Wales, with 114,323 Instagram hashtags.  This very picturesque village, created by the architect, Clough Williams Ellis, had been inspired by Clovelly when he designed the village.  Castle

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Devon Day, 4th June. Devon Live.

Delighted to be described as ‘Devon’s Prettiest Village’! Devon Live link:   What is Devon Day and why is it happening today? Please click on the title and then the Devon Live link on the next page to read more.        

75th Anniversary of VE Day

Re: 75th Anniversary of VE day on BBC at 8pm last night. A very different battle during Lockdown, but we enjoyed this celebration and took part in the remembrance. When watching same on BBC, you may have missed the few seconds link to Clovelly. If you click on the title above and then the link below you can view the full video on Clovelly Facebook. Video  

ITV. ‘Tales from the Coast’, Robson Green

This new Series 1, Episode 1, started on 07 April 2020, and will last for 29 days.  In this new series, Robson was recalling his previous visits to the shores of N. Devon, including Ilfracombe, Clovelly, Lundy.   Click on ITV. Robson Green  to view. On the 13th May 2016, he arrived by boat at Clovelly.  It was a day when there was an unfortunate cliff accident.  A 73 year old

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Villages by the Sea. BBC 1

Villages By The Sea   Well worth viewing! Villages By The Sea was again broadcast by BBC1 on 5th March and available to view for a further 29 days.   “Archaeologist Ben Robinson reveals the story of this Devon coastal gem’s transformation from fishing village to romantic Victorian seaside resort. Our coastal villages are often seen as remote places for retreat and relaxation. However, they have often been on the

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Vote for Cockwells – Clovelly’s ‘BESSIE’ – by 9th March!

Cockwells has been nominated for its two Classic Boat Awards. The Classic Boat Awards celebrate the best newly-built boats as well as the restorations in the ‘wonderful world of traditional vessels and the people who float them.’ Dave Cockwell: “We are delighted to have been shortlisted twice in this prestigious industry awards scheme and hope that the public will support us by voting for the Twin Cabin Duchy 35 as

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