Tucked away in a valley that runs down to a beach on the famous Jurassic Coast, there is a timeless magic about this old village


Things to see and do


Humble stick revealed as summer must-have toy

This summer we’re working with musician Raleigh Ritchie to encourage families out into the fresh air and to embrace imaginative play, by celebrating the simple and humble stick.

Upcoming events

Volunteer coastal work parties

Thu 25 Aug 2016
Join us as a Coastal Volunteer Ranger for the day, helping with practical tasks to improve coastal access.

50 things Friday - Night walk

Fri 26 Aug 2016
Join the rangers for a night-time walk trapping moths and tracking bats. Try your hand at stargazing and look out for bioluminescent glow worms as you tick off some of your '50 things to do before you're 11¾.'

Beach fun day on a Sunday

Sun 28 Aug 2016
Join the Beach Rangers for free family fun on Branscombe Beach.

Bank Holiday beach fun

Mon 29 Aug 2016
Join the Beach Rangers for free family fun on Branscombe Beach. Tick off some of your 50 things on the beach with activities including beach art, kite making and rockpooling

Countryside Ranger day: Coppicing

Tue 11 Oct 2016
Join us as a Countryside Volunteer Ranger for the day at Combe Woods in Honiton.



Get involved


Places to stay

The Great Seaside B&B is run by National Trust tenants Guy and Amanda Bentley

Cosy cottages and more 

Take your pick from a range of accommodation and spend a few days exploring the beautiful countryside around Branscombe.


Our work

Enjoy the views from the accessible circular route at Salcombe Hill, using the toposcope for guidance

Latest spring news from the rangers in East Devon 

Read all the latest spring news from the East Devon ranger team, and discover what conservation projects the volunteers have been getting involved with.