Herring, Jazz and Turning the Devil’s Stone liven up Devon in November

If you are looking for 9 reasons to visit Devon in November, take your pick from our suggested offerings. History comes to life in an entertaining way at the Clovelly Herring Festival, St Clement's Day and Turning the Devil's Stone ritual. With carnival parades, a Jazz Fest and Bonfire Night celebrations there is no better time to be in Devon than this November!

If you are looking for 9 reasons to visit Devon in November, take your pick from our suggested offerings. History comes to life in an entertaining way at the Clovelly Herring Festival, St Clement’s Day and Turning the Devil’s Stone ritual.

With carnival parades, a Jazz Fest and Bonfire Night celebrations there is no better time to be in Devon than this November!

Cool November days in Cornwall mean ice skating, beer & film festivals

As autumn takes hold, Cornwall offers more indoor events in November, such as a pop-up ice rink and several Christmas Fairs in heated marquees. We highlight three wonderful lantern parades which bring a touch of magic to dark November evenings.

As autumn takes hold, Cornwall offers more indoor events in November, such as a pop-up ice rink and several Christmas Fairs in heated marquees. We highlight three wonderful lantern parades which bring a touch of magic to dark November evenings.

There’s also the superb Celtic Beer Festival, a top film festival and plenty of fireworks and family events for Bonfire Night on November 5th. Enjoy them all!

Blacksmiths Celebrate St Clement’s Day at Okehampton’s Finch Foundry

Join Westcountry blacksmiths and metalworkers celebrating St Clement's Day on 22 November at the Finch Foundry. This ancient celebration includes working demonstrations and creative ironware on display as part of a national competition.

Join Westcountry blacksmiths and metalworkers celebrating St Clement’s Day on 22 November at the Finch Foundry. This ancient celebration includes working demonstrations and creative ironware on display as part of a national competition.

Kids will love to see the sparks and bang from the traditional “anvil firing” so why not head down to Sticklepath and join in the fun?

St Austell Brewery Celtic Beer Festival – Biggest party of the year!

The 163-year-old St Austell Brewery flings open its vaults and cellars to host the annual St Austell Brewery Celtic Beer Festival. There will be over 130 ales available, including guest ales and award-winning beers.

The 163-year-old St Austell Brewery flings open its vaults and cellars to host the annual St Austell Brewery Celtic Beer Festival. There will be over 130 ales available, including guest ales and award-winning beers.

Join “the biggest party of the year for ale lovers” along with ale-aficionados and visitors from all over the Westcountry and further afield.

Santa Fun Runs 2014 in aid of Cornwall Hospice Care

On your marks... get set... for joining in a Santa Fun Run near you! It’s all in a good cause as participants get their own free Santa suit and run, jog or walk the 1-2 mile course raising funds for the Cornwall Hospice Care.

On your marks… get set… for joining in a Santa Fun Run near you! It’s all in a good cause as participants get their own free Santa suit and run, jog or walk the 1-2 mile course raising funds for the Cornwall Hospice Care.

These seasonal Santa Fun Runs are taking place in 2014 in 6 different towns across Cornwall. Sign up and join in or cheer the runners and make this another success.

Pumpkins, apples & geese feature in Devon festivals in October

Two music festivals, four food events, a Charter Fair and a round-up of Halloween happenings should have everyone making plans to join in these events in Devon this October. They cover local history dating back over 800 years to the present day.

Two music festivals, four food events, a Charter Fair and a round-up of Halloween happenings should have everyone making plans to join in these events in Devon this October. They cover local history dating back over 800 years to the present day.

Even if you don’t intend to stir from your fireside, these 9 articles provide an entertaining read about Devon’s history, produce and culture. Enjoy!

Honey, hikes and Halloween events in our Cornwall calendar for October

Cornwall keeps busy throughout the month of October with a lively Beer Festival, Honey Fair, Oyster Festival, Walking Festival and some great Jazz and Blues music in some of the most scenic places in the UK.

Cornwall keeps busy throughout the month of October with a lively Beer Festival, Honey Fair, Oyster Festival, Walking Festival and some great Jazz and Blues music in some of the most scenic places in the UK.

If you’re looking for somewhere to entertain the kids over half-term, or want some haunted Halloween happenings we’ve got those covered too.

The Baring-Gould Folk Weekend in Okehampton goes undercover

Folk music lovers will definitely want to visit Okehampton on the last weekend in October and participate in the unique Baring-Gould Folk Weekend. Organised by Wren Music, this Folk Festival is packed with concerts, workshops, a Feast and a Ceilidh.

Folk music lovers will definitely want to visit Okehampton on the last weekend in October and participate in the unique Baring-Gould Folk Weekend. Organised by Wren Music, this Folk Festival is packed with concerts, workshops, a Feast and a Ceilidh.

Keen singers may want to stay on the following week and join the Song School to develop their skills and delve into the Baring-Gould collection of folk songs.

Top 10 things to do this September in Devon

Meet Agatha Christie and Uncle Tom Cobley in some of the diverse festivals that Devon hosts in September. There's dancing, cycling, seafood, cider and films to enjoy along with 100 Great South West Walks and 25 Heritage Open Days.

Meet Agatha Christie and Uncle Tom Cobley in some of the diverse festivals that Devon hosts in September. There’s dancing, cycling, seafood, cider and films to enjoy along with 100 Great South West Walks and 25 Heritage Open Days.

If you’re planning a holiday in September, forget Torremolinos and visit Torquay! There’s so much to see and do in Devon this month you’ll not be disappointed!

Pasties, lobster and ice cream feature high in Cornwall in September

Cornwall's festivals in September seem to focus on what Cornwall does best – eating and drinking! From Tresco to Looe there's plenty to sample, learn, attend and enjoy in our "menu" of events this month. Add in Arts Festivals, a Walking Festival and the eclectic Looe Music Festival and you have 7 great reasons to visit Cornwall this autumn!

Cornwall’s festivals in September seem to focus on what Cornwall does best – eating and drinking! From Tresco to Looe there’s plenty to sample, learn, attend and enjoy in our “menu” of events this month.

Add in Arts Festivals, a Walking Festival and the eclectic Looe Music Festival and you have 7 great reasons to visit Cornwall this autumn!