• Woolacombe, Mortehoe and The Chichester Family

    The Chichester family had a strong and important connection with Woolacombe and Mortehoe. The family owned much of the North Devon Coastline including their home at Arlington Estate. Woolacombe beach

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  • The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

    The Woolacombe Bay Hotel was constructed in 1887, and was initially called the “Shakespeare Hotel”, before it was renamed the Woolacombe Bay. Photographs of the Hotel under construction show, at

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  • Latest Magazine – December Issue 16

      In this issue you can read about the Chichester family and their connection to Woolacombe and Mortehoe as well as a little more about Arlington Estate where they lived.

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  • Mortehoe Scarecrow Festival

    Mortehoe hosted another great Scarecrow Festival from Friday 10th-Sunday 12th August. Despite the weather, people came out to support this great family fun event, with the theme for this year

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