What’s on…

There are always plenty of events going on in Colyton and the surrounding area to keep anyone amused for days.

Check out what’s on for the coming months:



20th – 23rd April 2016


   Manor Pavilion East Devon’s Award-Winning Theatre. Proving affordable entertainment for all with an exciting mix of plays, music, comedy, professional ballet, musicals and concerts. The venue is home to The Last Standing Weekly Repertory Season in the UK.

Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society present This Happy Breed by Noel Coward. The story of the Gibbens family and is one of Coward- plays to deal with entirely with domestic and suburban life. Tickets £11/£5.50 under 16’s call the box office 01395514413. Evenings at 7.45pm Sat Matinee at 2.30pm.

Manor Road, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8RP

Box Office: 01395 514413


18th – 22nd April 2016


Practical, professional or purely for pleasure – come and learn boatbuilding or woodworking skills at the Boat Building Academy in Lyme Regis.

 Boat Building Academy Learn basic routing, wood bending and mitring by making a curved, dovetailed hardwood box and, depending on your speed, a mitred picture frame. Everything you make on the course is yours to take home. To join this course you should be practically minded with a little woodworking experience. The course is designed to build on the skills learned in Basic Woodworking 1. Fee includes materials.Location: Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis Marine Centre, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3JN

Box Office: 01297 445545


Until 24th June 2016


 Wildlife Trust logo Seaton Jurassic is a community-led centre that will engage thousands of people with East Devon’s unique geological, coastal and marine heritage. We are the first Devon Wildlife Trust flagship visitor centre and aim to transform mind-sets about the natural world, through the story of life. To make the most of your adventure the last entry to the exhibits is at 4pm daily. Prices (free entry to cafe and shop) Adult: £8 Child: £5 Family: £18 Entry fee covers return visits for 12 monthsLocation: Seaton Jurassic, The Underfleet, Seaton, Devon, EX12 2WD

Box Office: 01297 300390


1st April – 31st May 2016


 Forde Abbey logo Forde Abbey is a stately home, formerly a Cistercian monastery dating from the 12th C, surrounded by 30 acres of award-winning gardens. Now a family home open to the public, with shop, plant nursery, tearoom, pottery. Disabled access, dogs welcome.Visit the wonderful tulip displays in the gardens this Spring.

To find out more about events in and around East Devon use this link to take you to East Devon Hub website.


What our guests say:

Whilst needing accommodation for a surprise 75th birthday party, we booked in to Combe House as it was one of the few B&B’s that had some space. What started off as necessity turned into a wonderful surprise! [Read more on the Google Review page here…]
BS June 2016 | Google Reviews

A wonderful surprise!