[24 Jun 2010 | Comments Off on Welcome to the Umborne Valley website | 1,796 views]
Welcome to the Umborne Valley website

The Umborne Valley nestles in the heart of East Devon, in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
For those lucky enough to live here, the surrounding countryside offers ancient woodland, rivers and brooks, fields criss-crossed with hedgerows and wildlife in abundance. Needless to say, with such delights on show, it’s just as attractive to visitors.
This website is for both groups. You’ll find information on Umborne events, groups, services and attractions (such as the best local walks and pubs), as well as interviews with local people and much more. We hope you …

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[6 Jul 2018 | Comments Off on Umborne Ug 2018 | 32 views]
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We had 95 entries for this year's Umborne Ug 10k although only 83 started the race! There were 30 Fun Runners. The hot sunny days had changed to cooler damp conditions for this race and when all was done and packed away the heavens opened, so we were very lucky. Thanks to all the landowners, marshals, water station helpers, drinks and food caterers, backmarkers and many more who helped in so many different ways. The sum of about £860 was made for our hall extension so thank you for your support. Photos: (courtesy of Helene Buse) can be enlarged by left ...

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[13 May 2018 | Comments Off on Umborne Ug 2018 July 1st | 47 views]
Umborne Ug 2018 July 1st

Umborne Ug 10k & Fun Run 2018 The 13th running of the Umborne Ug 10k race will take place on Sunday 1st of July at 11am at Umborne Hall EX13 7QL. Parking, toilets, medical cover and lots of fun. This is an on and mostly off road 10k in beautiful scenery with a couple of hills, suitable for runners of all abilities. At the end of the race there will be the famous Umborne cakes, hot drinks  and a great BBQ serving bacon butties - plus special awards for the first three male and female runners, vet prizes MV40,50,60 FV35,45,55.  - plus ...

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[14 Aug 2017 | Comments Off on Future Events at Umborne Hall or the Valley | 55 views]

1.  Saturday 19th August from 2 to 5 pm - Our annual Steam-up at Penventon ( up the steep lane near Shute Barton) home of  Tony & Liz Gosling. Miniature steam train rides around the fabulous garden, cream teas, ice-creams, cakes, raffle etc. 2.  Friday 1st September from 6pm onwards - our annual Duck Dash at Easy Bridge, Umborne. Duck races, home built miniature raft races, BBQ, bar and lots of fun. Free entry. 3.  Saturday 7th October from 7.30 onwards our annual Autumn Supper in Umborne Hall. Great autumn food, bar, table quiz, raffle and much more.

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[14 Aug 2017 | Comments Off on JesterB Concert in Umborne Hall | 30 views]
JesterB Concert in Umborne Hall

JesterB concert: (photos can be enlarged by left clicking on them once and then left click again for a full screen picture) This fantastic concert was held on Saturday 24th of June in Umborne Hall and was supported by 68 people who thoroughly enjoyed the singing and guitar playing, especially by Russell's brother Brian. Lots of singing along to some great songs from our younger days. Russell adds: "Just wanted to say a very big thank you to all who attended the music night last Saturday and helped it become such a success. What a great Valley welcome from the audience. I know ...

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[19 May 2017 | Comments Off on Umborne Ug 10k & Fun Run 2017 – June 3rd 6pm | 236 views]
Umborne Ug 10k & Fun Run 2017 – June 3rd 6pm

Umborne Ug 10k & Fun Run 2017 The 12th running of the Umborne Ug 10k race took place on Saturday 3rd of June at 6pm. This is an on and mostly off road 10k in beautiful scenery with a couple of hills, suitable for runners of all abilities. At the end of the race there were the famous Umborne cakes, hot drinks, a bar with a barrel of beer and a great BBQ - plus special awards for the first three male and female runners, vet prizes MV40,50,60 FV35,45,55. This 10k race is part of the East Devon Community Series. Full results ...