14. February 2015 · Comments Off on Land beside the Goat Walk · Categories: News

With overwhelming support from a packed public meeting on 12 February, The Topsham Community Association and Topsham Society are appealing for donations to raise funds to bid for this land on behalf of the community of Topsham. For more see this page.

14. February 2015 · Comments Off on Outing to Tavistock Museum and Buckland Abbey · Categories: News

Buckland_Abbey_03The Exeter Local History Society has a coach trip to Tavistock Museum and Buckland Abbey on Friday 13 March 2015.

Departing from Toby’s Pub, Middlemoor, at 10.30 to have coffee in Tavistock and visit the museum – full of fascinating artefacts relating to the mining history of Devon.

Then on to Buckland Abbey for lunch (or, weather permitting, consume a packed lunch in the gardens). Visit the Abbey and also the now-famous Rembrandt before leaving at 4.30 pm to return to Exeter.

Discounted Buckland Abbey entry is £8.50 (National Trust members go free!) plus £10 towards the coach and entry to Tavistock Museum. Parking at Toby’s is £2 – car share recommended !

For more information or to reserve a place:
Please email exeterlocalhistory@google.com or phone 07503 153193


Buckland Abbey 03” by Keith GoughBuckland Abbey. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons.