An historic re-enactment of Colyton’s role in the events surrounding the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685 was staged in the town on Saturday, 13th June 2015. Colyton became known as the ‘most rebellious town in Devon” as more citizens from Colyton joined the Protestant rebellion against a Catholic King in 1685 than from any other town… read more →

Volunteer members of Colyton Parish History Society today attended a refresher training session at the Heritage Centre in preparation for its reopening on Saturday, 28 March 2015, after the winter break.   Members were briefed about some of the new displays in the Heritage Centre – including one detailing some exciting recent local finds such as a rare medieval.. read more →

Members of the former Axe Valley Tangent Club were welcomed to Colyton Heritage Centre this evening, 11 March 2015. The Club received a briefing from volunteer members of Colyton Parish History Society who run the Heritage Centre. Roger Hutton spoke about the long history of the town of Colyton and Jacquie McCullogh talked about the.. read more →

A successful and hugely enjoyable evening  was had by all who attended last night’s “Antiques – Call My Bluff” event at Colyton Town Hall.  Hosted by Colyton Parish History Society, the evening’s entertainment was presented by local Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood of Exeter  http://www.bhandl.co.uk  who brought with them a wide range.. read more →

        Know your antiques?   Then why not come along and try your hand at an exciting “Antiques- Call my Bluff” event at the Town Hall in Colyton on Wednesday 4th March, 2015 at 7.00 pm for 7.30 pm.   The event is being hosted by Colyton Parish History Society and presented by local.. read more →