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A Portrait of Moretonhampstead

12 September 2015, 10.00; ending 31 October 2015, 16.00

This exhibition is Nicky Thompson's audacious snap-shot of Moretonhampstead folk using a distinctly old-fashioned photographic method called Wet Plate Collodion.

Over one hundred glass pl...

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10 October 2015, 10:00 - 12:00

Children's Craft Club

17 October 2015, 10:00 - 11:30

Marie Curie Coffee Morning

17 October 2015, 20.00 - 23.00

The Coyotes Music and Dance

24 October 2015, 10.00 - 21.30

Inspiring the Community Event!


Today - Light Rain

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Tomorrow -Light Rain Shower

Light Rain Shower Max: 17°C
Min: 9°C

Welcome to Moretonhampstead

Moretonhampstead Centre

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:

  • Moreton Music Day
  • Moretonhampstead Carnival in August
  • Award- winning Green Hill Arts and Heritage Gallery attracting thousands of visitors each year
  • The Motor Museum
  • The Miniature Pony Centre

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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Featured Accommodation

Bovey Castle Hotel

From the tweed plus-four trousers worn by the hotel’s concierge to the apples and sloes used to make traditional cider and gin, Bovey Castle draws its contemporary and luxurious appeal from the manor ...