Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Manaton Show and Fair - 13 August 2011

The Manaton Show and Fair will this year be on Saturday 13 August from 13:30. Entertainment on the day includes:
Horticultural show;
Plant sales;
Cake and home produce sales;
Arts, crafts, photography;
Classic cars;
Side shows;
Entertainment in show ring;
Exhibition in church;
Dog show;
Bric a Brac stall;
Games and prizes;
W.I. Tea and cakes in hall;

Manaton Midsummer Festival 2011 - 18 & 19 June

The second Manaton Midsummer Festival will take place on the weekend of 18/19 June. Activities include a photography competion and exhibition, treasure hunts, guided walks, 20:20 cricket matches and of course cream teas in the Parish Hall.

Monday, May 10, 2010

The Haytor Hoppa Bus now running on Saturdays

The Haytor Hoppa bus service is operating again serving Manaton four times on a Saturday.

The two hourly Haytor Hoppa (bus service 271 from Bovey Tracey or Newton Abbot) provides a circular route offering superb opportunities to hop off and enjoy linear and circular walks, as well as family days out, shopping excursions and eating out. Alternatively, you can hop on the bus at any point along the route and enjoy a great sight-seeing tour, amongst spectacular scenery.

The service calls at Haytor Rocks, Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Houndtor, Manaton, Becky Falls and Yarner Wood. Bus connections to Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot and stops beyond are available.