Holcombe Burnell & Longdown Village

Race Night

The Village Hall will host another popular horse race night with the proceeds for the evening going to the Holcombe Burnell Church Bell Fund.

Charity Skittles in aid of ELF


Charity Skittles in aid of Exeter Leukaemia Fund. Teams of fours, matches held at the Longdown Village Hall Skittle Alley, every evening.

Parish News

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Longdown Railway Walk

Longdown railway station and signal box

Local railway historian Mark Chambers and Charles Eden will guide you on this rare opportunity to visit and learn more about Longdown Railway Station.

Flare Path

March sees the return of the Exeter Drama Company to the Longdown Village Hall with their performance of Flare Path by Terence Rattigan and directed by their own Jenny Nash.

Race Night

The Village Hall will host their annual horse race night. Proceeds for the evening will be donated to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Trust in memory of John Addicott.

Village Halls Week

Village Hall from the air with some solar panels.

Devon Communities Together are hosting a drop-in session at the Longdown Village Hall to celebrate Village Halls Week.  

Memory Tree

There will be a Memory Tree this year at St John the Baptist Church at Holcombe Burnell. We invite you to write a message in memory of a loved one this Christmas and hang it on our tree which will be blessed at Christmas time.

Temporary Road Works and Closures

Powerline and pole

If you hadn’t already noticed, there has been plenty of traffic lights in the village over the last few days. National Grid are completing extensive work to replace the old poles and cables that carry our electricity.