Colyton Heritage Centre is now open for its fourth summer season – from the beginning of April to the end of October. Opening hours are: Monday – 10am – 4.00 pm Tuesday – 10 am – 4.00 pm Thursday – 10 am – 4.00 pm Friday – 10 am – 4.00 pm Saturday – 10.. read more →

07 Apr 2017
April 7, 2017

Seaton Down Hoard

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  The Seaton Down Hoard will be the subject of an exciting talk to Colyton Parish History Society at Colyford Memorial Hall at 7.30 pm on Wednesday 26 April 2017  The presentation by Thomas Cadbury, Assistant Curator at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter will include exhibits and  a slide show and will explain how this fantastic Roman hoard.. read more →

26 Nov 2016
November 26, 2016

Colyton Lace

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Next summer the Parish History Society is planning to organise a “Cloth and Lace Day” event here in Colyton with demonstrations, entertainment and a specially themed town walk.  More information about this event will be available in the New Year.  As part of the preparations for ‘Cloth and Lace Day’, we are looking for examples.. read more →

A social evening was held in the Heritage Centre onTuesday, 22 November to thank both our town walking tour guides for another successful season and the history research volunteers who spent the summer researching aspects of the town’s history as part of the Parish History Project.  During the evening participants were given a preview of.. read more →

Chairman, Tony Underdown and members of the Colyton Chamber of Feoffees were welcomed to the Heritage Centre on Wednesday evening, 16 November by Mrs Marian Sydenham, Chairman of CPHS and members of the Project Steering Committee for an update on progress with the Parish History Project. The Feoffees were shown the new digitizing equipment and.. read more →