What's on inSouth Brent

Welcome to South Brent

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting South Brent - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in South Brent to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in South Brent

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FEB
Finding Meaning in a Machine-Led World
Elmhirst Programme at Dartington Hall

Finding Meaning in a Machine‐Led WorldMonday 2 February 2015 to Friday 6 February 2015With Iain McGilchrist and guest contribution from Rupert SheldrakeHow is it that the more able man becomes to manipulate the world to his advantage the less he can…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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FEB
Restoring Our Soil
Schumacher College

Restoring Our SoilCourse dates: Monday 2 February 2015 to Friday 6 February 2015With Craig Sams Rebecca Hosking Satish Kumar and Debra SolomonSoils are the foundation for terrestrial life. As well as hosting much of the worlds biodiversity soils are integral to ecosystem…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Plymouth Rock Choir
Crownhill Family Centre

The Plymouth Rock Choir is led by local musician Eleanor Williams. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Eleanor. Rock Choir…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FEB
FREE taster session at the Newton Abbot Rock Choir
Large Hall

The Newton Abbot Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Eleanor Williams. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Newton Abbot Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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09
FEB
For Love of the World - Towards a Tao of Politics?
The Elmhirst Centre

For Love of the World ‐ Towards a Tao of PoliticsMonday 9 February 2015 to Friday 13 February 2015With Patricia Shaw and Shantena Sabbadini and guest contribution from Minni Jain & Eduardo RombauerWe will also be joined by members of the Community…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: Tel:+44(0)1803 865934
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02
MAR
Dying To Be Me – Living a More Authentic Life
The Elmhirst Centre

Dying To Be Me Living a More Authentic LifeMonday 2 March 2015 to Friday 6 March 2015With Anita MoorjaniJoin Anita Moorjani for this life‐changing week that will radically alter your current beliefs about yourself your purpose on earth your health your…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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23
MAR
Mindful Baking, Mindful Food
The Elmhirst Centre

Mindful Baking Mindful Food ‐ Health Practice Philosophy and PoliticsMonday 23 March 2015 to Friday 27 March 2015With Andrew Whitley Julia Ponsonby and Sister JewelThe practice of mindfulness is one that has spread across Europe and America in recent years partly through…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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APR
Derren Brown
Theatre Royal Plymouth

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


South Devon Railway

The South Devon Railway is one of Devons and the West Countrys best loved tourist attractions and is the longest established steam railway in the south west.The South Devon Railway, or SDR, is a seven mile former Great Western Railway branch line, built in 1872, which runs along…

Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey is home to a Roman Catholic community of Benedictine monks.The Abbey Church is at the centre of the monastic life of the Benedictine monks at Buckfast, since it is there that the Monastic Community gathers to pray and celebrate the sacraments.12th century Cistercian architecture has a…

Buckfast Butterfly Farm

The Butterfly Farm and Otter Sanctuary is situated just outside the southern border of Dartmoor National Park between Exeter and Plymouth and is easily reached just off the A38 Devon Expressway at the Dart Bridge junction. There are large brown tourist signs guiding visitors from the junction to…

Pennywell Farm

Come and experience the Pennywell magic at our multi‐award winning Farm Activity Park. . . The biggest in the South West. There's lots to do and see for the whole family. There's ponys and piglets, slides, go‐karts, quad bikes and train ride, eagles…

Wheeldon Off-Road Centre

Looking to explore a new sense of adventure Why not check out our range of Off‐Road courses designed to satisfy your adventurous nature We cater for all levels of rider ability from the complete novice through Juniors to the more experienced competition rider. With two all‐weather indoor arenas,…

Woodlands Leisure Park

Ride the legendary Cyclone Watercoasters Three radically unique heart stoppers that give three dangerously different rides...The SidewinderBeware the Sidewinder which is extra dark and extra mean. Be prepared for the Lightning Strikes and a venimous twist in its tail.The Mighty TwisterFace the sheer fear of the 420ft Mighty…

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