The Devon History Service Point in Colyton is 25 years old today. To celebrate this important milestone, the CPHS held an open day at the Service Point’s new permanent home in Colyton Heritage Centre. Brian Carpenter, Community and Education Development Officer for Devon Heritage Centre, opened proceedings. He said: “The Service Point scheme was originally.. read more →

Mr Bernard Love, Vice-Chairman; Mrs Paula Futrell; Mrs Beth Uiterwyk; Mr Kevin Budden, Chairman and Mr Colin Pady, former Chairman of the Chamber of Feoffees, Parish Councillor and member of the Parish History Society

The Colyton Chamber of Feoffees was joined by two special guests at their annual banquet on Friday evening. Sisters Paula Futrell and Beth Uiterwyk were visiting the town from Rochester, New York and Hampton, Virginia in the USA after discovering they were direct descendants of one of Colyton’s original Feoffees, John Clarke. Beth has been.. read more →