Monday February 8th Weather Warning
There are weather warnings across the South West, with a focus on strong winds/gales and no doubt more rain, so some areas of Devon may see some flooding.
WHAT’s ON THIS WEEK:
INDIAN FEAST COOKERY
(7 Feb 2016)
Occombe Farm, Preston Down Road,Paignton,Devon,TQ3 1RN
Contact: Tel: 01803 520022
The fragrant food of India, deliciously spiced, creamy and full of flavour will be a feast for your senses and this course will take you on a sensory adventure to this colourful country. Explore the intriguing and delicious world of Indian cookery and learn some of the classic dishes from the North and South. From the spicy heat of Rajasthan to the aromatic flavours of Kerala, we will be creating our very own Indian feast. Led by Tim Harris this hands-on workshop will open up a whole world of fabulous Indian food. You will leave with the skills to prepare and cook the best Indian Feast ever!
Cost: £75, includes lunch
Time: 10am – 4pm
BETWEEN MESS AND THE MACHINE
(30 Jan 2016 – 28 Feb 2016)
Contact: Tel: 01626 325800
A collection of work created by the students and staff at Coombeshead Academy, celebrating the diverse and eclectic mix of how new technologies have impacted upon creativity and art and design practice.
The Life of St Valentine (12 Feb 2016)
The Life of St Valentine (14 Feb 2016)
The Guardhouse Cafe
Berry Head National Nature Reserve
Our evenings are back! And we have a fantastic menu to celebrate our return.
“The Life of a third-century Roman Bishop: St Valentine”
Set menu including an ancient Roman chicken main course and an almond & rose dessert (although as always we can cater for all dietary needs).
A glass of bubbly on arrival, 4 fabulous home-cooked courses, tea or coffee with chocolates, just £25 per person.
Arrive from 7pm with food served at 7:30pm.
Advance booking essential – please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01803 855778. Please state any dietary requirements at the time of booking.
LET IT BE
(8 Feb 2016 – 13 Feb 2016)
Contact: Tel: 0844 871 3023
Come Together and experience the iconic music of The Beatles with Let it Be, the spectacular concert jam-packed with over 40 of The Beatles greatest hits! Direct from the West End, this international hit show celebrates the legacy of the world’s greatest rock ‘n’ roll band
Tickets are available to purchase in person from the English Riviera Visitor Information Centre, Torquay. No booking fee for payments made by cash. £1 charge for card payments.
Half Term Madness (13 Feb 2016 – 21 Feb 2016)
Paignton Zoo,Totnes Road, Paignton,Devon,TQ4 7EU
Contact: Tel: 0844 474 2224
Join us this half term to celebrate the launch of Marvellous Mammals 2016, we’ll have special talks, trails, activities and more.
Plus, don’t forget to stop by and say hello to our new male tiger, Fabi!
February Half Term Fun! – Kents Cavern
Ilsham Road, Torquay,Devon, TQ1 2JF
Contact: Tel: 01803 215136
Go underground this half term. We have fun family themed activities all week! There’s no need to book.
ICE AGE ANIMAL HUNT
As you walk through the woodland trail look out for seven panels telling you about some of things that lived in Torquay during Prehistoric times.
STONE AGE TRAIL
Go shopping just like the cavemen used to. Will you be able to match all ten shops to the activity sheet? Collect your free activity sheet from a member of staff at the ticket desk.
Can you identify the ten fossils that Cavog has dropped whilst hunting. This is also part of your free activity sheet.
KIDS FUN DIG
Take part in your own excavation for fossils. Delve deep enough and you may find gemstones to take home.
Design and paint your own caveman! Create your own cave art and don’t forget to leave your hand on our Wall of Hands!
We’re only 10mins from the beach so make the most of your day and try one of the easy circular walks from the caves. Click here for details
Lots of fun outside and inside!
Cave tours regularly throughout the day, last tour at 3.30pm.
WOODLANDS FAMILY THEME PARK
13/02/2016 10:00 – 17:00 (13 Feb 2016 – 21 Feb 2016)
Monday 10:00 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 17:00
Thursday 10:00 17:00
Friday 10:00 17:00
Saturday 10:00 17:00
Sunday 10:00 17:00
Blackawton, Totnes,Devon,TQ9 7DQ
Contact: Tel: 01803 712598
Super Half Term Offer for Heroes and Princesses!
13th February – 21st February 2016
Calling all Heroes and Princesses… Join us here at Woodlands Family Theme Park to take part in our Superhero and Princess Half Term and get a FREE child return ticket.
To get a Free CHILD return ticket for entrance to Woodlands, all children have to do is wear their best pants over the top of their trousers when they enter Woodlands in true SUPERHERO STYLE! OR Come dressed as a SUPERHERO or PRINCESS! One pair of pants/costume = one free child return ticket!
To participate you can either purchase tickets online or on arrival to the park at the entrance gates.
The return child ticket is not valid on the day you come to the park dressed as a superhero/princess. It is for a return visit to Woodlands and the voucher is valid until 24th March 2016
Come and meet the Woodlands Hero for great photo opportunities who will be appearing at intervals throughout the day!
For a fun packed Super Half Term come and visit us at Woodlands Family Theme Park, home to the LARGEST indoor play area in the UK! You can use all of our indoor and outdoor areas, rides, slides and Animal Farm Activities. And don’t forget to visit our Treasure Trove Gift Shop or grab a bite to eat at one of our Catering Outlets!
princess and hero feb half term
– This Offer is valid for children only!
– During this event the park is running at our Winter Season.
– Watercoasters, Toboggan Run, Avalanche, Arctic Gliders, Dune Buggies, Pedal Boats are closed during the winter.
– Not all attractions will have a Ride Operator. If you would like to use a ride which is not closed for the winter please find a Ranger who will gladly open the ride for you.
WHERE TO STAY: THE BALCONY AT HESKETH CRESCENT