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Information Directory

 Our guide to local services, news, facilities, attractions and things to do

Medical

Holsworthy Medical Centre The main GP surgery in town, which has a branch of Boots in-house to dispense prescriptions
Holsworthy Community Hospital Has one inpatient ward and an out-patients department which includes a physiotherapy outpatient area

 News

Holsworthy Post  The weekly local paper
North Devon Journal
/ Devon Live
 News from the wider Devon area
Milton Damerel website  News, meetings, events
Shebbear  website  News, meetings, events
Petrockstowe website  News, meetings, events
 Black Torrington website  News, meetings, events

 Travel

Bus transport

Holsworthy Rural Community Transport

Maps and timetables on the County Council website

Charity providing transport in this rural area, especially for those without their own vehicle

South West Trains

Great Western Railway

 Rail services in the county and to London

Tourism

Holsworthy Information Centre  One stop shop at the Memorial Hall in Holsworthy for local accommodation, attractions and other information

 Entertainment

Plough Arts Centre For live music, theatre, exhibitions and more. Café serving meals and drinks.
Rebel Cinema  Latest releases in a cosy modern auditorium.
(North Devon Theatres) NOTE: At this time, the Queen’s Theatre Barnstaple, and the Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe are closed due to insolvency.  The St. Anne’s Arts Centre in Barnstaple is now run by The Plough, Torrington (see above)
Holsworthy Museum  At the main Holsworthy car park, displays of local artefacts, and a good source of local historical information
 HATS Theatre  Annual pantomime, theatre productions

 Outdoors

 The Ruby Country Walks and rides in the local area.
Tarka Trail 30 miles for walking and cycling between Braunton and Meeth, using the old railways of North Devon.
Rosemoor RHS Garden at  Torrington – interest throughout the year, sculpture exhibitions, marquee for concerts and events.

 

Local Facilities

Memorial Hall The central hall in Holsworthy, for events, coffee mornings and more
Bradford & Cookbury Hall Our nearest hall, for meetings, sports, Pilates etc
Holsworthy Leisure Centre With a 25m pool, sports hall, fitness studio
Ruby Oak Park  25m pool, fitness studio, near Brandis Corner

 

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