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Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Starcross - 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 Starcross to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Starcross

31
JAN
Charity Used Book Sale
All Saints Church Hall

Next Saturday 31st January I am running a used book sale at All Saints Church Hall. It will run from 10am ‐ 3pm entry is 50p per head to include one free drink and a biscuit. We will be selling homemade cakes…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01395 579523
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02
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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Exeter Rock Choir
Music Hall

The local Exeter choir is run by singerpianist Eleanor Williams. The choir is for all ages and all the local Devon branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible performances like the 11000 seat Wembley Arena that ITV1 asked…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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02
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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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04
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: 8.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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06
FEB
Les Miserables global internet film series - CREW
The Vigilance

OPEN CREW MEETING FOR ANYONE WISHING TO BECOME INVOLVED AS TECHNICAL BEHIND THE SCENES CREW FOR LES MISERABLES: THE INTERNET FILM SERIES Brixham Devon.We are looking forDOP sCameraperson peoplesound person peopleeditor sMakeup artist MUA sContinuity supervisor sLighting person…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07855 090589
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06
FEB
Run
Cygnet Theatre

We want more. We do. And why shouldnt we have itWeve worked hard educated cultured and motivated ourselves.Were hungry.RUN is an exhilarating story of four investment bank interns chasing a career in the city. Whilst they hold little power today these young…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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06
FEB
Think Floyd
Exmouth Pavilion

This extraordinary show dubbed The Definitive Pink Floyd Experience is renowned for its stunning celebration of one of the worlds greatest musical phenomena. Now in their 20th year the incredibly talented musicians who make up Think Floyd have managed to faithfully recreate…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
FEB
Open auditions: The Survivors of the Titanic
Chestnut Community Centre

Survivors of the Titanicstage showIn 1912 many survivors from the Titanic disaster were brought to Plymouth. This drama written directly from historical sources will be performed in Torbay and possibly Plymouth.In answer to a commonly asked question this has nothing to do…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07855 090589
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08
FEB
Waterloo - The Best of Abba Tribute Show
Princess Theatre Torquay

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTSWATERLOOTHE BEST OF ABBA TRIBUTE SHOWIntroducing Waterloo ‐ The Best of Abba Tribute show presented by Sweeney Entertainments and Produced and Directed by James Baker. This brand new show celebrates the music of one of the …

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0844871 3023 
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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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: Tel:+44(0)1803 865934
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10
FEB
Starlight
Babbacombe Theatre

The all new show for 2015 will assuredly add some sparkle to a production that promises to glisten from start to finish. It saddens us to have to tell you that the nursery rhyme Twinkle Twinkle Little Star is a myth. Stars…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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12
FEB
Comedy Cafe with Danny Posthill
Exmouth Pavilion

Back by popular demand is the fantastic Danny Posthill.Danny has been making people laugh since the age of 16 after being talked into doing Impressions at his school talent show.Since discovering his passion for comedy Danny has never looked back. His Versatile…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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13
FEB
TROJAN SOUND SYSTEM
The Lemon Grove

Formed in 2004 London based Trojan Sound System are an institution in British Sound System culture. A legendary team of selectors and vocalists they relentlessly tour the globe representing the most seminal Reggae and Ska record label in history. For the…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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13
FEB
Alan Carr
Corn Exchange Exeter

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
FEB
Robbie Williams Experience
Exmouth Pavilion

Join us this Valentines Evening for one of the closest tributes to the real thing in the UK to date with the look the voice the moves and cheeky charm. This is a full concert style production with dancers and support featuring…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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14
FEB
The Staves
Exeter Phoenix

The Staves at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter on Saturday 14 February 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Staves live in the knowledge…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
FEB
A Night of Dirty Dancing
Exmouth Pavilion

A Night Of Dirty Dancing The Ultimate Tribute Show celebrating the greatest movie soundtrack of all time.Come and experience the brand‐new spectacular featuring all the hits from everyone's favourite dance movie Dirty Dancing in the…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
FEB
The Clean as Possible Comedy Show
Exmouth Pavilion

Cutting Edge Stand‐Up Comedy with a 12A certificate. Come and watch top comedians from UK Comedy Circuit clean up their act. Featuring Tony Vino Life Affirming Comedy BBC1 as MC and a host of pro award winning comedians. Suitable for all ages…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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22
FEB
The Unthanks
Corn Exchange Exeter

The Unthanks at Corn Exchange Exeter in Exeter on Sunday 22 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Unthanks live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
FEB
Count Arthur Strong
Corn Exchange Exeter

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
FEB
King Charles
Exeter Phoenix

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +44(0)1803 865934
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05
MAR
Essence of Ireland
Exmouth Pavilion

Now with their biggest and most talented cast of Dancers Singers and Musicians Essence of Ireland combines breathtaking dance routines with the very best of Irish music a touch of Irish craic all cleverly woven…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
MAR
Anathema
Exeter Cathedral

Anathema at Exeter Cathedral in Exeter on Thursday 05 March 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service. …

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAR
Betway Premier League Darts 2015
Westpoint Arena

Betway Premier League Darts 2015 at Westpoint Arena in Exeter on Thursday 05 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Sports

06
MAR
Fleetwood Maxed
Exmouth Pavilion

A sensational show featuring the hits and more of Fleetwood Mac. Fleetwood Maxed have recently been playing to enthusiastic audiences in the Plymouth and South Devon area and this is an excellent opportunity to enjoy their authentic homage to the enduring musical…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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07
MAR
Dreadzone
Exeter Phoenix

Dreadzone at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter on Saturday 07 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for Dreadzone…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAR
Wednesday 13
Cavern Club Exeter

Wednesday 13 at Cavern Club Exeter in Exeter on Saturday 07 March 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAR
Impisi performed by CEDA
Exmouth Pavilion

Welcome to the South African savannah where an unlikely friendship between a bold young lion and an insightful hyena tells a tale of acceptance courage and strength in the face of adversity. Impisi is a play that addresses important issues around prejudice…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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Tourist Attractions


Crealy Adventure Park

It's here The Vortex Water Coaster opens this May Half Term at Devon's Crealy. Be amongst the first to plummet through any one of three tunnels with special sound and light effects. Added to Crealy's theme park favourites, the log flume and Maximus rollercoaster, the…

Bygones

Bygones life size Victorian street is a special look at how we used to live.In three floors of pure nostalgia you'll find old fashioned shops, period rooms, the age of the steam train and a collection of toys and models that will take your breath away ‐ whatever…

Canonteign Falls

At Canonteign Falls we try to make your dreams come true This breathtaking combination of waterfalls and cascades is situated in the beautiful Teign Valley, home to England's highest waterfall, dropping almost vertically for almost 220 feet and tumbling on down through a spectacular combination of massive…

Haldon Forest Park

Whether you want a quiet gentle stroll or an exhilarating mountain biking experience, theres something for you at Haldon Forest Park. 3,500 acres of woodland just fifteen minutes from Exeter.Walking Trails for everyoneWe have a wide range of walking trails including the Discovery Trail, a multi‐use, all‐ability trail…

Robert Jones Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing centred at The Deer Park Hotel, Weston, Honiton on the River Otter. Tuition ‐ Guiding ‐ Expeditions ‐ Children and OAP welcome…

Tuckers Maltings

Tucker's Maltings in Newton Abbot is one of only a handful of malthouses still producing malt in the traditional way and the only one in England that is open to the public for regular guided tours.Our Speciality Bottled Beer Shop at the Maltings sells a wide range…

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