Wembury

A spectacular stretch of coastline boasting dramatic cliffs, diverse wildlife and a beach renowned for rockpooling

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Things to see and do

Child with magnifying glass on bug hunt

Bees and bugs, butterflies and more 

Wembury is home to lots of creepy-crawlies. On your next visit, this spotter sheet will help you find them all.

Upcoming events

Wembury Spring Fun Day

Sat 01 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Searching for critters or stuck into crafts, there's plenty of fun to get your Easter holidays started.

Wembury Summer Fun Day

Sat 22 Jul 2017
10:00-15:00
Searching for critters or stuck into crafts, there's plenty of fun to get your summer holidays started.

Summer Fun - Stream sailing

Thu 17 Aug 2017
11:00-13:00
Peer into the stream to see what you can find, and then race your very own raft along it - will you be the winner?

Summer Fun - Nature detectives

Thu 24 Aug 2017
11:00-13:00
Who knows what you could find on Wembury Beach?

Summer Fun - Beach games

Thu 31 Aug 2017
11:00-13:00
Can you beat the rangers at beach games?

Beachwatch Beach Clean

Sun 17 Sep 2017
10:30-12:00
Our coastlines are enjoyed by millions of people every year, which is why we're taking part in the Great British Beach Clean again this year.
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Our work

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Get involved

A volunteer helping to clear scrub at a National Trust site

Become a ranger for the day 

Help us to conserve our countryside and keep the South Devon coast special for ever, for everyone. Become a ranger for a day and learn about volunteering and countryside conservation.

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Wildlife

A tagged eggcase lit from behind reveals the embryo

Meet the man behind Wembury's citizen science project 

Meet John Hepburn. We caught up with him about his citizen science project, marine conservation, and how everybody can help protect our sea life.

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Places to stay

The view towards Wembury Beach

Holiday at Wembury 

You would be hard pressed to find a cottage closer to the sea than Wembury Mill and there are holiday cabins and a bed and breakfast nearby too.

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History

Postcard of the unusual shaped cottage built by Sam Wakeham

Discover the past 

Learn more about the fascinating history of Wembury, from smuggler's sanctuary to inspiration for the famous artist JMW Turner.