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  1. Writers on the Riviera
    Take a literary tour around the English Riviera and uncover the places and stories of the greatest writers of all time, who, for the past 200 years, have flocked to the English Riviera.
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    Discover Torbay on foot and England's Seafood Coast

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  1. Add International Agatha Christie Events at Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    International Agatha Christie Events at Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    International Agatha Christie Festival is based at Torre Abbey, Torbay’s museum of art and an English Heritage Ancient Scheduled Monument. Torquay railway station is a few minutes walk from the festival venue.

  2. Add The Hidden View to your Itinerary

    The Hidden View

    Artizan Gallery, 7 Lucius Street, TORQUAY

    Three accomplished Devon artists, Rosemary Bonney, Ann Chester King and Diana Booth, come together to show their latest work of contrasting, harmonising and distinctive styles featuring the Devon landscape. Painting together for a number of years…

  3. Add Wavelength to your Itinerary

    Wavelength

    Experimental commissions with artists and technologists, culminating in a celebration of sound and light, illuminating the overlooked and unexpected.

    An opportunity to come together in the darkness of November, and explore new work by artists and…

  4. Add Eyeview wavelength to your Itinerary

    Eyeview wavelength

    Torquay

    Save the date! Eyeview returns with wavelength - Friday 8th to Sunday 10th November 2019 - bringing artists, creative technologists and communities together through a celebration with light and sound in Torquay. Full programme coming soon. Free to…

  5. Add Torbay Musical Weekend to your Itinerary

    Torbay Musical Weekend

    Torquay

    Enjoy a weekend of music and talks on a range of topics at the historic 4-star Grand Hotel

    It is very agreeable to spend a winter weekend away from home before the pre-Christmas rush, listening to music in comfortable surroundings amongst congenial…

  6. Add Abbey Advent - Window Wonder - Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    Abbey Advent - Window Wonder - Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    Celebrate Christmas with us.......

    A fun stained glass lantern-making workshop followed by a magical journey through our gardens to admire our 25 fairy-tale advent windows. Ending with a hot chocolate in our illuminated Palm House.

    Our adventure…

  7. Add Torbay and South West Music Festival – (Verse Speaking Speaking and Drama) to your Itinerary

    Torbay and South West Music Festival – (Verse Speaking Speaking and Drama)

    PAIGNTON

    Torbay and South West Music Festival – (Verse Speaking Speaking and Drama)
    TICKETS information available shortly.

    The Palace Theatre is set in the heart of Paignton and is really has a community feel to it. The Theatre is proud to work with local…

  8. Add Sculpture Trail to your Itinerary

    Sculpture Trail

    Cockington, Torquay

    Follow our Art Path and discover sculptures created by local artists placed within the Court site, including the studio areas, Walled Art Garden and Manor House. A supporting exhibition takes place alongside in the Kitchen Gallery. 

    The trail is an…

  9. Add Portrait of a Painter, Robert Lenkiewicz - Cockington Court to your Itinerary

    Portrait of a Painter, Robert Lenkiewicz - Cockington Court

    Torquay

    Portrait of a Painter will exhibit some of the rarest and most admired paintings by famous and controversial artist Robert Lenkiewicz.

    The Kitchen Gallery will host Robert’s stunning artwork from 13 September until 14 October.

    The Court is…

  10. Add Patterns on Pots to your Itinerary

    Patterns on Pots

    Torquay

    The Torquay Pottery Collectors Society (TPCS) aims to raise the profile of the pottery produced in Torquay and South Devon in the second half of the 19th century through to the latter years of the 20th century and to promote the interest in and…

  11. Add Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait - Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait - Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait: A Life in Photographs, offers an insight into the life of world famous author will be at Torre Abbey

    Featuring photographs from the author’s private collection, the exhibition illustrates the life behind the…

  12. Add Heritage Open Days at Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days at Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    Every year in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history. It's your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences - and it's all FREE! 

    To celebrate Heritage Open Days we…

  13. Add Murder, She Didn't Write: The Improvised Murder Mystery to your Itinerary

    Murder, She Didn't Write: The Improvised Murder Mystery

    Torquay

    Part of the International Agatha Christie Festival

    A classic murder mystery is created on the spot in this ingenious and hilarious show from Edinburgh Fringe favourites and The Bristol Improv Theatre’s resident company.

    You become the author in…

  14. Add eyeview (extra) ordinary, Torbay to your Itinerary

    eyeview (extra) ordinary, Torbay

    Bringing together site-specific works and partnership projects by artists and communities that animate and take over extraordinary and unexpected places, cultural treasures and sites in the English Riviera's unique natural environment.

    Introducing…

  15. Add England's Seafood FEAST to your Itinerary

    England's Seafood FEAST

    England’s Seafood FEAST

    England’s Seafood Coast will play host to a feast for all the senses between 20th September and 6th October 2019.  For 2 weeks you will be able to immerse yourself in England’s Seafood FEAST (view the programme here), eating…

  16. Add The BFG in Pictures - Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    The BFG in Pictures - Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    The BFG in Pictures is the first major exhibition of artwork by Quentin Blake for Roald Dahl's enduring tale. 

    The BFG, the story of orphan Sophie and her giant friend was first published in 1982. It has remained in print ever since, selling more…

  17. Add MTS Student Exhibition to your Itinerary

    MTS Student Exhibition

    TORQUAY

    A collection of work from the students at the Medical Tuition Service, Torbay. MTS is an alternate provision for students with medical conditions. In the Garden Gallery students aged between ten and fifteen years have carefully selected pieces they…

  18. Add UNESCO Geopark Festival to your Itinerary

    UNESCO Geopark Festival

    Torbay

    Celebrate The English Riviera UNESCO designated Global Geopark at this years Geopark Festival . A wide range of events will be available to visitors and residents at a number of locations across the bay.
    There's a range of events all week that can…

  19. Add Greenway Literary Festival - Greenway House to your Itinerary

    Greenway Literary Festival - Greenway House

    Brixham

    Why not get inspired at the very first Greenway Literary Festival in celebration of the ten year anniversary of Greenway House being opened to the public for the first time. Part of the #LoveGreenway year of celebrations.

    Booking not needed

    Free…

  20. Add The Printed Line - Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    The Printed Line - Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    Opening at Torre Abbey Museum on Saturday 6 April and running until Saturday 2 June, The Printed Line, an Arts Council Collection’s new exhibition, is touring the UK showcasing work by artists including David Hockney, Bridget Riley, Patrick…

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