Christmas in North Devon: The definitive North Devon gift guide

North Devon gift guide

If you’re like us, you’re pulling your hair out over what Christmas present you should be buying your kin.

But there’s no need to worry when you live in – or are visiting – North Devon! There are many fantastic North Devon gifts perfect for Aunt Ethel, or for your hard-to-buy-for sister!

That’s why we’ve rounded up a few ideas to hopefully plug some Christmas present-shaped gaps this winter! We hope they help…

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North Devon businesses win big at 2017 Devon Tourism Awards

Devon Tourism awards

Leading North Devon businesses have been celebrating their success at Visit Devon’s 2017 Devon Tourism Awards. 

North Devon has Devon’s best glamping site, sporting experience and customer service – and that’s a fact, having been decided at Visit Devon’s 2017 Devon Tourism Awards this week!

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Broomhill National Sculpture Prize winners announced

Broomhill Sculpture Prize winners

An air of excitement and anticipation was cast over Broomhill Art Hotel & Sculpture Gardens this week as the prestigious judges of the Broomhill National Sculpture Prize (artists Lucy Glendinnings, Anthony Garratt and Dominic Welch along with Broomhill owners Rinus and Aniet van de Sande) gathered to decide on the winners of the annual prize.

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What to look forward to in North Devon this winter

Christmas

Christmas lights switch-on events, Santa’s Grotto, festive markets – there are so many North Devon events to look forward to this winter.

That’s not to mention the various celebrations of the area’s blossoming arts scene, including showcases of some of the best local bands and makers in Barnstaple.

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Bonfire Night in North Devon: The firework displays you won’t want to miss

North Devon Bonfire Night events

Remember, remember, the 5th of November… but don’t forget the 4th, the 10th or October 27th, as that’s when the biggest North Devon Bonfire Night events are taking place!

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Spook-tacular Halloween events in North Devon this year

Halloween in North Devon

We’re almost spoilt for choice for things to do during this half term and Halloween in North Devon.

Whether you’re on a holiday to the area and staying in some amazing accommodation, or are a resident here and wondering what the local attractions are up to, there is plenty happening to keep us all busy and suitably spooked.

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These are the North Devon businesses up for the Devon Tourism Awards 2017

A whole host of leading North Devon businesses have been put up for Visit Devon’s Devon Tourism Awards 2017, which are due to be presented at a prestigious ceremony on November 23rd.

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