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Great Torrington tourist and travel information

Great Torrington Travel Information

Travel Information Great Torrington is beautifully situated in rolling, unspoilt Devon countryside, on an inland cliff top with views to the River Torridge.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

Coaches Great Torrington - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

www.stagecoachbus.com

UK A Roads

Roads Great Torrington - Travel by road - Great Torrington is on the A 386. A nearby large town is Bideford. Great Torrington is about 45 miles from EXETER and the M5.

UK A Road

Miles from town Great Torrington is 9 miles from Barnstaple & 5 miles inland of Bideford.

Cycling

Cycle Hire - ztown Great Torrington - Cycle - Great Torrington is well served by national and local cycle routes.

Cycling

Travel by train

Rail Barnstaple Great Torrington nearby station - Travel by train - Barnstaple station, Station Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2AU. CCTV. Ticket Office. Waiting room. Pay phone. Wheelchair-accessible toilets. Wheelchairs available. Barnstaple is about 9 miles from Great Torrington.

First Great Western. Tel: 08457 000 125. www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

Great Torrington Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Great Torrington - Sport - Torrington Golf Club, Weare Trees, Torrington, Devon, EX38 7EZ. About 1 mile west of Torrington. Tel: 01805622229.

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Sport

Sport Great Torrington - Sport - For cyclists and walkers, the Tarka Trail is nearby. From the old railway station you can cycle north to Bideford or south along the line of the old railway track, through the quiet countryside to Petrockstowe and Meeth. Swimming Pool Great Torrington. Tel: 01805 623085.

Swimming pool

Shopping

Stores Great Torrington - Shopping - Torrington is a historic market town, built round the Market Square. There are inns, cafe's, shops and a refurbished Victorian Market. NatWest Great Torrington. Tel: 0845-600 2803. Lloyds Chemist Great Torrington. Tel: 01805 622174. Post Office Ltd, 7 High St EX38 8HN. Tel: 0845 722 3344.

Town Centre Shopping

Entertainment

Entertainment Great Torrington - Entertainment and attractions - Great Torrington is home to the Dartington Glass factory, which may be visited on most days of the year to see the hand blown glass being made.

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Other information Great Torrington - Other information - The town Museum is situated on the first floor of the old town hall and depicts items from Great Torrington's past. The museum has some fascinating exhibits. Zenith Taxis. Tel: 01805 623747. Library Great Torrington. Tel: 01805 622107.

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GREAT TORRINGTON ACCOMMODATION

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Guest house bed and breakfast in Great Torrington

Devon Map and Attractions

Exeter is 196 miles from London. It is 99 miles from Salcombe to Ilfracombe and 73 miles from Lyme Regis to Tavistock.

Ferries Ferry Ports indicated are Plymouth, Bideford and Clovelly.

Airports Airports indicated are Plymouth and Exeter.

Roads Great Torrington is on the A386.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). Great Torrington does not have a station.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Newton Abbot Races. The Racecourse, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3AF. Tel: (01626) 353235. newtonabbotracing.com.
Attraction 2 - Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0EE. Tel: 01364 645550. buckfast.org.uk.
Attraction 3 - Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Totnes Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7EU. paigntonzoo.org.uk.
Attraction 4 - National Marine Aquarium, Rope Walk, Coxside, Plymouth, Devon. Tel: 01752 600 301. national-aquarium.co.uk
Attraction 5 - Kingsley Museum, Clovelly, Bideford, Devon, EX39 5SY. Tel: 01237 431781.

More Devon Attractions

photos of Great Torrington

For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas near to Great Torrington Devon see bed and breakfast in Lynmouth & bed and breakfast in Ilfracombe.

Great Torrington - Local Information. NatWest Great Torrington 0845-600 2803 - Lloyds Chemist Great Torrington 01805 622174 - Royal Mail Great Torrington 01805 622209 - Library Great Torrington 01805 622107 - Golf Course Great Torrington 01805 622229 - Swimming Pool Great Torrington 01805 623085

Telephoning Great Torrington from abroad - To dial a number in Great Torrington from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Great Torrington

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