A popular section of the South West Coast Path, between St Ives and Carbis Bay in Cornwall, is receiving some TLC thanks to the Great South West Walk.
More than 400 ultra-marathon runners have braved thunderstorms and scorching sunshine to take on 44 punishing miles of rough and rugged terrain along the SW Coast Path between Lizard Pont and Land's End.
Award-winning writer Simon Armitage hopes to walk from Minehead to Land's End along the northern half of the South West Coast Path without a penny in his pocket, by giving poetry readings in return for his board and lodgings.
Discover the secret coves and sandy beaches that inspired the characters in Summer in February - the film that everyone’s talking about this summer, by following in their footsteps along the South West Coast Path.
Devon artist Dave Crocker, has just completed his final work of art, painting a series of 365 coastal landscapes from the South West Coast Path.
Walkers passing through Carleon Cove on the Lizard are in for a treat, thanks to the completion of a stunning new footbridge that carries the South West Coast Path over the Poltesco River.
The South West Coast Path team is encouraging budding mobile phone photographers of all ages to capture a moment in time on the Coast Path as part of its Coast Path Motographer of the Year 2013 competition.
The South West Coast Path Association’s Great South West Walk came to a grand finale on Tuesday 7th May, raising over £500,000 for 90 improvement projects to the entire South West Coast Path covering Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset.
Following numerous cliff falls over the past few months, many sections of the Coast Path have been diverted. Click for details of route changes.
June 21st-23rd June 2013
3 days with over 20 bands and an adrenaline pumping range of lifestyle sports from surfing to beach volleyball. Read about who has played at GoldCoast over the years and the profiles and biographies of this years artists as they are confirmed.
21st June 2013
Located at the stunning venue of Dinham House, near Wadebridge, Rock Oyster Festival is one of the leading artisan food festivals in Cornwall.
June 21st - 23rd 2013
A three-day family friendly festival of music and arts on a spectacular site just a few miles across the Tamar south of Plymouth, only a 10 minute walk along a cliff path down to the beach.
23rd June 2013
Mevagissey Feast Week dates back to 1754, with events for everyone throughout the week, including fish festival; live music; processions; dancing; choral events; fishing boat race; mini triathlon; fete; carnival and spectacular firework display.
21st - 23rd June 2013
The Ultra Trail South West is the UK's toughest footrace covering 100 mile non-stop from Polruan to Looe on the Coast Path, across Cornwall to Boscastle and then back on the Coast Path for another 56 miles to Watergate Bay.
29th June 2013
The Looe Festival of Food and Drink showcases local produce and local suppliers, allowing visitors to the area to enjoy and sample a true taste of Cornwall.
June 30th 2013
The North Devon AONB Marathon and Half Marathon has quickly established itself as one of the most challenging and visually stunning charity events in the UK.
July 14th 2013
This year the Clovelly Maritime Festival is brought to you by Stiltskin Creative Arts and Theatre Co. Starting at 10 a.m., the day will be full of fun and cram-packed with a programme of all sorts of activities and entertainment for all ages.
July 14th 2013
The Marazion Carnival has live music, dancers, Punch & Judy, games, a tug-of-war competition, a barbeque, cream teas and lots of stalls as well as a noisy and colourful procession through the town.
July 5th- July 20th 2013
Lafrowda Festival is a celebration of entertainment and the arts in St Just.