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Could Messy Gardening Save the Planet?

Can we help the planet by doing virtually nothing in our own back gardens? At Dittiscombe Estate we've been rewilding a previously farmed valley for over 20 years. Find out if the proof is in the oak tree!

A Dog's Holiday - New Adventures in the South Hams!

Try a new holiday experience with your dog while you are on holiday in the very dog-friendly area of the South Hams in South Devon.

An Exotic Seaside Garden in South Devon

The National Trust's Overbeck's garden and museum is tucked into a belt of woodland high above Salcombe estuary and beaches, and is a stone's throw from dramatic and spectacular views around Starehole Bay at Bolt Head on the the South West Coast Path.
Memorial Tank at Torcross, South Devon

Michael Morpurgo's war time story set in Slapton

Michael Morpurgo's adaptation of the D Day Landing practices which took place at Slapton Sands near Dittiscombe will be played out at The Globe in London in August.
Colyton Fishacre

Coleton Fishacre - a National Trust gem

Built by the D'Oyly Carte family in the 1920s, this Arts and Crafts house is imbued with the Jazz Age - but step outside and the exotic garden takes centre stage.
Dogs on the Beach, South Devon

Kes the Collie - dreaming of sheep and a lick of ice cream!

Kes the Collie gives dog-friendly advice about living, and working, at Dittiscombe Holiday Cottages in the South Hams.