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Jetty Marsh & Wharf Sidings Local Nature Reserve.
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Jetty Marsh & Wharf Sidings Local Nature Reserve.

Jetty Marsh and Wharf Sidings Local Nature Reserve This reserve lies next to the River Teign and the Whitelake Channel where they run between Newton Abbot and Kingsteignton. Jetty Marsh is part of the River Teign floodplain and is an intimate mixture of reedbeds, grassland, scrub and tidal waters fringed by mudflats. The area is...

9th May 20189th May 2018by
Aller Brook Nature Reserve
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Aller Brook Nature Reserve

ALLER BROOK Although wedged between the A380 and the industrial estate Aller Brook provides an attractive walk where you will see all sorts of wildlife, kingfishers, rabbits voles, kestrels, and even otters. From Aller Brook you can follow the Templer way up stream to Jetty Marsh, or if it is low tide down stream beside...

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Stover Country Park
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Stover Country Park

Stover Country Park is situated between Newton Abbot and Bovey Tracey. The Country Park historically formed part of the Bovey Heath, an area of wet boggy lowland heath covering the majority of the Bovey Basin. After the decline and sale of the estate in the 1930’s the site was brought by the Forestry Commission and...

9th May 20189th May 2018by
Decoy Country Park
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Decoy Country Park

Decoy Country Park Decoy Country Park is located on the edge of Newton Abbot and was first created in 1988. It is thought that Decoy was named after an earlier lake at which ducks were lured into a ‘decoy’ and then caught and killed for food. In the late 19th Century ball clay was found...

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Dawlish Warren
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Dawlish Warren

DAWLISH WARREN NATURE RESERVE The nature reserve at Dawlish Warren extends for 500 acres and is located on a long sand spit at the mouth of the River Exe. The sand spit is home to many species of wildlife. The spit is a combination of dunes, grassland, ponds, salt marsh and mud flats. The warren...

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Canonteign Falls
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Canonteign Falls

CANONTEIGN FALLS Canonteign Falls is approx 6-7 miles from Newton Abbot on the B3193 off the Chudleigh road. Situated inside Dartmoor National Park. Canonteign is home to England’s highest waterfall with an almost vertical drop of 70 metres, rushing over rock formations down to the streams below which flow through ancient woodland and wetlands. Wonder...

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Becky Falls
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Becky Falls

BECKY FALLS Becky Falls is approx 10 miles from Newton Abbot, 4 miles west of Bovey Tracey, well sign posted from main roads. It combines the lovely falls with nature trails ranging from easy to walk for the not so energetic and great for children up to the rough and rugged where there are great...

9th May 20189th May 2018by
Newton Abbot Gymnastics
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Newton Abbot Gymnastics

Gymnastics centre * Parent and toddler * Pre-school * Recreational and competitive gymnastics for boys, girls and adults. * Classes are held every day of the week for different ages and abilities.

9th May 20189th May 2018by
HUMARYN SHETLAND PONY RIDES
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HUMARYN SHETLAND PONY RIDES

Rides For: * School & Village Fetes & Fayres * Horse & Pony Shows * Agricultural Shows * Companion Shows Tel 01626 207244 Mobile 07703278927

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