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The next Bakes Sale and Plant and Produce Sale will be the 31st July in The Square.

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There's lots going on in and around Sampford Courtenay.

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Come and join Roof-us for Roof-Aid. An afternoon of live music and fun.

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Music, Film, Radio Plays and Videos for your enjoyment.

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Cleaner Wanted for Sampford Courtenay Village Hall

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Come and sell your produce at Sampford Courtenay Village Hall!

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This year we are going to have a "pared" down Show in the Square on Sat Aug 21st.

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Following the great success and enjoyment of past year's Scarecrow Trails - we are doing another one this year.

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Tap Dancing with Jane Francis is Back at the Village Hall in the Village Hall every Thursday.

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Yoga classes at The Village Hall have restarted.

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Come and enjoy a game of table tennis in Sampford Courtenay Village Hall.

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The New Inn is open for drinks and food.

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Sampford Courtenay parish

The parish of Sampford Courtenay comprises a pretty conservation village surrounded by more than 8,000 acres of beautiful Devon countryside. Sitting just off the northern slopes of Dartmoor, we are about six miles from Okehampton and within easy reach of the rest of Devon and northern Cornwall. Historically, the village is famous for being the place where the Prayerbook rebellion of 1549 started and where the rebels made their final stand.

In his book, Devon, published in 1954, WG Hoskins said, "The village is cheerful, neat and clean with much whitewashed cob and good thatching." He could be writing today. Sampford Courtenay is full of pretty thatched cob cottages, nestling in peaceful, unspoilt countryside, with a welcoming, characterful pub, a lively village hall and an impressive grade I-listed 15th-century church at its core.

Sampford Courtenay parish is home to approximately 600 people, with about 200 living in the village. We are a real and engaged community. A variety of events take place in the village hall throughout the year and an active congregation supports the church.

Take a look at our events calendar to find out what's going on.

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Visiting Sampford Courtenay? There's plenty to see and do.

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