The Spirit of Beer’s Community
Beer is unique! According to the national press community spirit has almost vanished in modern Britain but in Beer community spirit is not just alive – it’s flourishing!
Our list of village organisations and societies grows each year and there is something for everyone. If you’re sporty, activities to be found on the doorstep include: football, sailing, badminton, skittles and darts, even the ancient art of Tai Chi. Gardeners, film buffs and arts and crafts people are catered for and Pre-school and senior citizens aren’t forgotten either.
Beer boys and girls are scattered not only over Great Britain but throughout the globe – just take a look at the Exiles page to see how far and wide we have spread. Many try to return to the village every August not only to see their families and friends but to enjoy our famous Regatta week. This is one week in the year when we all let our hair down and even tourists who may have discovered the charm of our village quite by accident come back year after year, especially to join in the fun.
Beer beach is a natural suntrap and the waters in the bay are very sheltered with the imposing limestone cliffs giving protection from the wind. Because it is a ‘working beach’ the picturesque paraphernalia of the fishing industry with its brightly coloured wooden boats, nets, winches and neon-coloured floats add to its charm with the […]... Read More
Norman Lockyer Observatory
Stargazers will love a visit to the Norman Lockyer Observatory. Founded in 1912 by Sir Norman Lockyer, the observatory was a centre for... Read More
For all lovers of nature and the great outdoors, Escot is a unique experience and offers a great family day out. Set in... Read More
Dolphin Antiques and Collectables
An Aladdin’s cave of affordable antique, vintage and collectable items can be found at the Dolphin Antiques and Collectables Centre, situated behind the... Read More
Situated in the centre of Beer village, just 150 yards from the beach. The three en-suite rooms have a TV, local information guide... Read More
Beer Albion hosts FA Cup Match
Beer Albion was recently given the honour of hosting a cup match in England’s newest football competition. The first round contest between Plymouth... Read More
BBC One Looking for Homes in Beer
BBC One are looking for people who live in interesting homes in Beer and the surrounding areas and would be happy to try... Read More
How it all Started
The origins of the original www.beer-devon.co.uk began with a local man called Phil Curtis and just so his sterling work is not forgotten... Read More
A Big Thank You
www.beer-devon.co.uk would like to thank the generous local contributors that donated resources and time, helping to make this new website possible. Adrian Oakes... Read More