There’s a one night or two night New Year break – either way you can be sure of a warm welcome, award-winning food and much merriment. Your New Year Celebration Break includes a 7-course Grand New Year Dinner featuring the very best Devon ingredient more

8 Dec 2017 09:27 Food


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For a slightly different and rather sophisticated night out before Christmas, book your place on the Christmas Wine Tasting Dinner at The Bedford Hotel in Tavistock, Saturday 23rd December. Enjoy a superb 5-course dinner, featuring the finest Devon more

8 Dec 2017 09:25 Food

Since childhood, ponds and their inhabitants have fascinated me: dipping a jam-jar or net into a neighbourhood pond was to enter a world completely unlike that on dry land. Reading reports of the legendary ‘marches’ when frogs would simultaneously re more

5 Dec 2017 15:43 Naturalist

I came across a research trial recently and was delighted to see that it proved that there was a really good, completely risk-free way of easing the pain of osteoarthritis of the knee. This is the most common form of arthritis, which affects many peo more

5 Dec 2017 14:14 Health

The Dartmoor Skincare Company - inspired by nature Tara Leader has been working as a beauty therapist on Dartmoor since 2003. Three years ago she set up her own business, Tara’s Treatments, which has been fully booked for the last year. And now she more

5 Dec 2017 14:07 Health