New business units in Exmouth allow local firms to expand
Thursday 25th May 2017
For 20 years, master craftsman Richard Witherby has been creating bespoke hardwood and softwood joinery and producing other essential carpentry for people throughout East Devon.
Rare opportunity to bid for East Devon farm tenancy for the first time in 20 years
Friday 12th May 2017
Particulars are now available to download from this website
Kim Strawbridge appointed as site manager of one of England's rarest landscapes
Friday 05th May 2017
Clinton Devon Estates has appointed Kim Strawbridge as Site Manager of the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths (EDPH) - one of the rarest landscapes and habitats in Europe.
One of the South West’s largest organic dairies appoints Velcourt in run-up to Brexit
Friday 28th Apr 2017
Clinton Devon Farms Partnership (CDFP), a Clinton Devon Estates farming business, has announced the appointment of Europe’s leading farming company, Velcourt Limited, to manage its East Devon organic dairy and help to steer it through the complexities of Brexit.
Team to assess impact on wildlife following fire
Monday 24th Apr 2017
Clinton Devon Estates would like to thank the Devon and Somerset Fire Service, the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths Wardens and the RSPB who worked closely together to tackle the 50-hectare fire on Colaton Raleigh Common at the weekend. The fire impacted on 5% of the total area of the heaths.
River Otter Beaver Trial voted ‘Wildlife success of the year’
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
East Devon’s River Otter Beaver Trial has been hailed as a major wildlife success in a nationwide poll of nature overs.
How we can help to fix broken housing market
Monday 20th Mar 2017
Living as we do in a part of the world where house prices are many times greater than average wages, the moves in the latest Housing White Paper to recognise the increasingly important role of the rented sector are encouraging. The Department for Communities and Local Government, in releasing the White Paper, named it Fixing our broken housing market.
With help from Friends, ancient hillfort is saved
Thursday 16th Mar 2017
A partnership formed by Clinton Devon Estates, Historic England, local people and a team of dedicated enthusiasts has been instrumental in helping preserve a nationally important Iron Age hillfort. The Friends of Berry Castle was set up early in 2015 and made such great progress that in just two years the ancient fort was removed from Historic England’s Heritage At Risk Register.
Beetles enlisted to save the spruce – from beetles
Friday 10th Mar 2017
Spruce is one of our nation’s most important commercial tree species, and it’s under attack.
The great spruce bark beetle was, scientists believe, brought to the UK among imported timber around 30 years ago, and since then has become an established pest in Western England and in Wales.
River Otter themed walks in partnership with Otterton Mill
Monday 20th Feb 2017
Clinton Devon Estates and Otterton Mill are working in partnership to provide a series of accompanied walks along the River Otter.