From cheese rolling to worm charming and just about everything in between, England has its fair share of unusual events.Read more...
East Devon and the Jurassic Coast - Calendar
Brave the weather or birdwatch in comfort
Under cover in Exeter
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Grizzly by name and grizzly by nature
The Seaton Grizzly's 20-odd miles of mixed and muddy terrain tax even the fittest runners. Non-runners can enjoy a week of gentler events.
Food glorious food – and all that jazz
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Holyford Woods, Blackbury Camp and other nature reserves take on a magical haze of purple-blue. The big and lively Devon County Show near Exeter promotes all things Devonian.
Views from the upper deck
Back to nature
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Sidmouth town is taken over by its Annual Folk Week, with national and international performers.
From mummers to manuscripts
The glass that cheers
Killerton Cider & Apple Festival shows off Killerton's 200-year tradition of cider making.
Treasures and tradition
Christmas markets (and sometimes ice-skating) in Exeter. Other towns have 'late shopping' evenings, with carols, mince pies and mulled wine on offer.