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A touch of the Med Summer holidays abroad provide great inspiration for garden style with an exotic look. There’s a wealth of furniture and accessories with bright colours and pots in earthy shades of terracotta and stone. But most of all, creat Read more

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In Britain there are 18 species of resident bats, 16 of which occur in Devon; they feed largely on moths, flies, beetles and other flying insects and are mainly active from spring to autumn. However, from late autumn to early spring their food – flyi Read more

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Join Assistant Ranger Stuart for a spot of spring cleaning on Haytor Down for the beautiful Pearl Bordered and Small Pearl Bordered Butterfly! The Pearl Bordered is a particularly fussy client in its demand for a ‘well-balanced’ bracken environment, Read more

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Ask any visitor what Dartmoor means to them and they will inevitably say ‘Dartmoor ponies’! Ensuring a sustainable future for these animals is vital for the preservation of traditional bloodlines, for the ecology of the moor and for the benefit of t Read more

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The delicious wonders of autumn One of the real pleasures of living in the temperate zone is experiencing the different seasons. Every autumn the trees and hedgerows in the Devon countryside are bursting with nuts, berries, fruits and seeds... Read more

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