In the Centre of Newton Abbot stands the ancient tower of St Leonard or “The Clock Tower” as it has now more commonly known as by locals. It is thought that building work for the Church started in about 1220 when there is reference of the footings or foundations of a building sited on the...
From 12 December 2018 12:00- 21:00 Courtenay Street & Queen Street , Newton Abbot Students from local Primary Schools parading from Bearnes Primary School at 6:30pm to St Leonards Clock Tower Fllowed by a Lantern story, music & dancing at 7pm at St Leonards Clock Tower Fancy making your own lantern? Public workshop in December...
From 05 December 2018 18:00-20:00 At Market Square, Market Walk Charity Stalls in Market Walk Mayor’s Raffle Draw Bell Ringing at St Leonard’s Clock Tower Santa in his Clock Tower Grotto Children’s entertainment Balloon Modelling Carol Singing & Live Music Walkabout Magic Stilt Walking Policeman Late Night Shopping & Street Food in Courtenay Street
From 24 November 2018 17:30 – 18:30 Daytime Street entertainment, live music, free face painting & balloon modelling Evening Father Christmas parade at 5pm with a festive giveaway Light Switch On at St Leonards Clock Tower at 5:30pm Followed by a firework finale from Wolborough Hill
Christmas Lights Switch On From 24 November 2018 17:30 – 18:30 Daytime Street entertainment, live music, free face painting & balloon modelling Evening Father Christmas parade at 5pm with a festive giveaway Light Switch On at St Leonards Clock Tower at 5:30pm Followed by a firework finale from Wolborough Hill
Town Criers from Far & Wide competing in the annual competition St Leonards Clock Tower 10:15am-2pm
Carnival Quiz Night From 09 July 2018 19:00 – 22:00 At Richard Hopkins, Wetherspoons, Newton Abbot Poohsticks Starting at 5:30 pm on Tuesday 10th July from the bridge in Highweek Way where sticks may be purchased (50p) from 4:30pm onwards. Jars of Honey will be awarded to holders of the first five sticks to emerge...
Street Food Live Music Prosecco Bar Childrens Entertainment Saturaday 21 July Saturday 25 August Newton Abbot 5pm to 9pm Clock Tower & Courtenay Street FREE PARKING after 4pm at the following car parks: Cattle Market Halcyon Road Venture Court Wolborough Way