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Featured Event

Another Man's Shoes

17 October 2014, 19.30 - 22.00

An illustrated talk at Moretonhampstead Parish Hall on Friday 17th October 7.30pm for an 8pm start.

In the summer of 1944, Sven Somme, a Norwegian spy in the resistance, was caught by the ...


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Featured Accommodation

The White Hart Hotel

The White Hart Hotel is a traditional old posting house at the centre of Moretonhampstead set within the spectacular Dartmoor National Park. The Hotel dates back to 1639 and this historic Grade II ...

About Moretonhampstead

Moretonhampstead - ‘The Gateway to the Moor’, is an ancient market town located in the centre of Devon and on the edge of Dartmoor National Park.

It’s fascinating history goes back over 1000 years to Saxon times. In addition to having many of its own attractions, it is the ideal base to explore some of Britain’s most spectacular and beautiful countryside including moorland, coast-line and the historic city of Exeter. There is a variety of accomodation to suit your needs, local shops and amenities and lots to keep you and the family occupied.

Major attractions are the renowned:

  • Moretonhampstead Festival of Food, Drink and the Arts in March 
  • Moreton Music Day
  • Moretonhampstead Carnival in August
  • Award- winning Green Hill Arts and Heritage Gallery which attracts thousands of visitors every year
  • The Motor Museum 

Whatever the time of year, Moretonhampstead has something to offer you! Go to the Moretonhampstead Information Centre page to find out more or call 01647 440043.

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