Holidays in Brixham

Newton Abbot Racecourse

A Day at the Races

Newton Abbot racecourse hosts around 20 meetings a year from March to the beginning of October.  The track is an oval with 7 fences and a lap of around 1 mile and 1 furlong. We sampled a mid-July meeting with seven races followed by 2 junior races. The meetings are popular so there can be […]

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Entertainment, Events and Activities in Dartmouth

The town of Dartmouth hosts a number of excellent events throughout the year which attract visitors from near and afar.  When the major events, some of which are detailed below, take place, access into Dartmouth can be tricky by car so it’s best to allow extra travel time or use the park and ride services […]

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Entertainment, events and activities in Paignton

In the centre of Paignton, on the seafront, there is modern multiplex cinema with 9 screens showing a wide range of the latest films. For entertainment on stage, Paignton also has a theatre – the Palace at the top end of the town centre with a diverse range of performances including plays, tribute bands and […]

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Entertainment, events and activities in Brixham

There is a small theatre in Brixham putting on shows throughout the year, with more shows in Paignton Theatre and two venues in Torquay; Princess Theatre on the seafront and Babbacombe Theatre. The nearest cinema is a multiplex on Paignton seafront and in Torquay town centre. Despite Brixham’s modest size, there are a number of […]

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