Win a pair of tickets to the Zombie Trail!
Sep18

Win a pair of tickets to the Zombie Trail!

Rumours have been circulating of a zombie outbreak in the county for a few months; initially we dismissed them as just local scaremongering, but on further investigation we were surprised to find out that recent reports and sightings have been verified as true. Cullompton is said to be at the epicentre of the infection when the undead take over The Bear Trail on 28th October, turning the site into The Zombie Trail. Why The Bear Trail?...

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Win a Day at the Races!
Sep18

Win a Day at the Races!

Feathers will be flying and crowds will be cheering at Exeter Racecourse on Sunday, November 25th when the racing Clydesdales return on Devon Day. It’s a day not to be missed for all the family when the gentle giants thunder down the home straight with professional jockeys on board and there’s a host of free children’s activities too. You can even become a Clydesdales owner for the day with the proceeds donated to the Devon Air...

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Win one of Two Food Festival Family Tickets!
Aug24

Win one of Two Food Festival Family Tickets!

Powderham Food Festival returns from 6 – 7 October and this year’s festival is set to be bigger and better than ever with an impressive line-up of top chefs, including star of The Hungry Sailors, James Strawbridge. Devon broadcaster, Judi Spiers, will be hosting the chefs’ theatre across the weekend where you can watch inspiring cooking demonstrations and learn from the best chefs in the region. Set against the backdrop of the...

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Nutrition-Packed Lunches
Aug21

Nutrition-Packed Lunches

Professional dietitian Ruth Harvey shares her 5 top tips for nutritious packed lunches. It’s back to school time and that means getting organised to fill lunchboxes with foods you hope your child will eat and will give them the energy they need for their busy day. This can be a challenge – I know – but using these ideas your children will be eating balanced, nutritious lunches in no time: 1. Get your kids involved – Asking your...

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A Postcard from… The Cotswolds
Aug21

A Postcard from… The Cotswolds

While away a weekend in the golden-stone villages of rural south central England and enjoy rolling countryside, traditional tearooms and even meet childhood favourite Brum! If you were to ask an overseas friend or relative to describe rural England, I guarantee that they would fairly accurately describe the Cotswolds. Rolling hills as far as you can see blotted with quaint and cosy villages, picturesque single carriageway roads and...

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