Sometimes it looks as if nothing is happening.

When you look over our fence it usually looks the same from one week to the next. Perhaps the sheep are in, kindly keeping our grass in check or the Foxgloves are in flower. Recently a series of holes and trenches have appeared in order to locate pipes and cables prior to more building work…

Additional Funding Secured

We are pleased to announce that funding has now been confirmed towards our new entrance lobby. We must express our gratitude to Sophie Price of the DR Company , Okehampton for helping us secure Dartmoor LEAF funding towards our new entrance lobby. Dartmoor LEAF funding is specifically targeted for local businesses and charities delivering benefit…

Climate change and responsible buying

This week we hosted our first conference. We welcomed fellow members of CCI who provide activity centres within the South West Region. Outdoor Activity Centres, Farm Animal Experiences. Or just places to stay in Devon and the Moors. Climate change and responsible buying became the main concern, the many young and mature people who visit…

So we sent him to Coventry

This week we sent our Buildings Manager to the City of Coventry on a training course to qualify to train as an installer of a Rubber Flat Roofing System known as EDPM. We chose this system of flat roofing because of a very low content of fossil fuel, withstands extremes of Dartmoor weather, has all…

Looking back just 3 Years

As we welcome our penultimate guests for the 2019 season we have been reminded that it was just 3 years ago that we embarked on the ambitious task of bringing Bernard’s Acre back to life again. To be an All Season venue updated to compliment todays requirements and regulation. We are pleased to confirm that…

Photo of a day in the rain

It’s one of those days of continuous light rain, you know you think it’s OK but you end up getting really wet. Well that’s what it’s like here today. There is however a good side the Autumn Rowan berries are looking their best and everything is green.