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Jim Causley Christmas CD and Show Dates

Jim Causley (from last year’s Dartmoor Resonance Music Festival, and current Dartmoor Society member) is playing a number of Christmas show dat…

Dartmoor Society Debate 2019

Eight excellent speakers which included scientists, conservationists and wildlife experts, as well as 150 attendees, created the ingredients for our…

William Pengelly Cave Studies Trust Visit

28 eager Dartmoor Society members convened in the car park of the William Pengelly Cave Studies Trust on 18th September. Our host was Sheila Philips…

Widecombe Fair 2019

On Tuesday 10th September the Dartmoor Society attended Widecombe Fair. Our stand was very near the show ring so we had a “birds’ eye vi…

Moorlands Farm Visit

It was a clear, sunny afternoon on Monday 12th August and after all the recent rain we had been experiencing we were all highly delighted to be able…

Dartmoor Society Barbecue at Langaford Farm

36 Members braved some very wet conditions on Friday 19th July to attend the Dartmoor Society Annual Barbecue, held at Langaford Farm. Fortunately, …

Themed Talk on the Pinwill Sisters

The weather at the start of the afternoon of Friday 14th June was not very promising and it is true to say that for the last three weeks or so prior…

Burnicombe Wood Visit

The conditions on the morning of Monday 13th May 2019 were perfect. As we made our approach along what can only be described as very rural tracks, t…

Tom Greeves steps down as Chairman of The Dartmoor Society after 21 years

Chris Chapman Chris Chapman After 21 years at the helm, founder and chairman of the Dartmoor Society Tom Greeves presided over his last Dartmoor Soc…

22nd Dartmoor Society Award (2019) presented to Doug and Claire King-Smith

At the 21st Annual General Meeting of The Dartmoor Society, held at Scoriton on 13 April 2019, Dr Tom Greeves, retiring Chairman of The Dartmoor Soc…

Higher Uppacott Visit

Two visits instead of one! This was the situation on Wednesday 27th March 2019 when we visited the newly restored Higher Uppacott Grade I listed Med…

Virtual Reality Event at Meavy Parish Hall

On Thursday 21st February the Dartmoor Society in conjunction with Yelverton and District Local History Society arranged a unique event in the form …