23 Mar 2016
March 23, 2016

Walking Tours of Colyton – 2016

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2.      Weekly Walking Tours of Colyton   Weekly walking tours of Colyton with experienced local guides begin again on Thursday 7 April and run through to 29 September 2016.  The tours take place every week regardless of weather.  This year there will be a special heraldic banner display in the town centre. Walks begin.. read more →

Heritage Centre – 2016 Opening Times                         The Heritage Centre  will re-open for our third season on Monday 11 April, and will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 till 4, and 10 to 1 on Saturdays. We are opening a little.. read more →

23 Mar 2016
March 23, 2016

King Charles Visits Colyton

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          An exciting discovery was made recently at a meeting of the Parish History Project Steering Group,  held in the  Feoffees’ Town Hall boardroom.  Professor Todd Gray was taking the opportunity to examine some of the Feoffees’ historic records.  Randomly opening a book of records and accounts dating from the 17th.. read more →

John Forrester Addie dressed in a costume typical of a wealthy merchant from the late medieval period – which he made himself. Such an outfit may well have been worn by the owner of the Merchant’s House in Market Place, Colyton now home to the Heritage Centre. John’s handiwork will be on display in the.. read more →

Colyton Parish History Project was officially launched on 30 November 2015, by local historian Todd Gray. Funded by a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Project will tell the history of the Parish of Colyton and will digitize and preserve the nationally important archives of the Chamber of Feoffees. The event was organised to.. read more →