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Featured Event

For Whom the Bell Tolls

20 September 2014, 10.00 - 16.00

Dartmoor Communities in World War One through the eyes of today's teens

We hear so much about tragic stories from the front line, but how did World War One affect people on Dartmoo...


Today - Light Rain Shower

Light Rain Shower Max:
Min: 10°C

Tomorrow -Sunny Intervals

Sunny Intervals Max: 13°C
Min: 12°C


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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