March/April 2013 issue

By The Dart March 2013 issue

The following articles are just a selection of those that appeared in the March 2013 issue of By The Dart magazine (see cover opposite).

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Dartmouth is gearing itself up for its seventh annual comedy festival which takes place at The Flavel, Dartmouth and other venues with a diverse and eclectic selection of comedy entertainment. Read more

Festivals & Events

Andrew Watson , local carpenter tell us about his business Read more

Business Directory

WHK Services are located in Dartmouth and until recently only operated throughout the South Hams. They are situated opposite Sainsbury’s and are recommended by both leading local holiday accommodation agents and private property owners. Read more

Business Directory

The South West Coast Path Association celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2013, so we thought we’d highlight the local sections of the walk to encourage By The Dart readers to follow in others’ footsteps - just in case you haven’t tried them all yet Read more

Walking & Outdoors

Dartmouth Academy is about to be changed beyond all recognition as its £8.5million rebuild begins… Read more

Mill Bay Cove

Photographer Rudolf Guldner, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

The journey begins with a ferry trip across the river Dart from Dartmouth to Kingswear. Read more

Walking & Outdoors

Preparing Your Holiday Property for the New Season by Coast & Country Cottages Read more



Photographer Jennifer Rowlandson, Tiverton

This section of the South West Coast Path is particularly tough but the spectacular views are certainly very rewarding. Read more

Walking & Outdoors

We take you to some stunning homes and places around Dartmouth that you would never normally get to see, by Phil Scoble. Read more


Nr strete at slapton sands

Photographer Ray & Dot Culmer, Bournemouth

The South West Coast Path leads you through an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, from the very striking level landscape at Torcross and Slapton, across wide, lush, open fields to rough, dramatic cliff tops. Read more

Walking & Outdoors

In this issue, we focus on the world of used boat sales. For most, a boat is a significant financial investment, second usually to your home. Read more


Picture by David Mitchell (photographed from the air using a kite)

Cornworthy is a village that has a lot going for it: a thriving community, beautiful rolling hills and some wonderful old buildings. Read more

Kingswear’s own Olympian talks about his experiences of London 2012 and how his training for Rio 2016 has already started. Read more


2013 marks the 150th anniversary of the arrival of HMS Britannia in the River Dart starting the Royal Navy’s association with the town of Dartmouth. Read more

Shared Lives is a social care service that enables people with a learning disability or mental health issues, older people, parents with a learning disability and people with dementia to get support in the ordinary homes of its approved carers. Read more

Local Services

Local produce, Recipes and events by Holly and David Jones, of Manna from Devon Read more

No one loves a visit to the dentist but local dentists Harbour Dental try to their best to help make your visit as 'pleasurable and pain-free' as possible. Read more

Local Services

Serving the community by being part of it - the Natwest team in Dartmouth. Read more

People 4 Comments

When I was a teenager in Bournemouth in the `70`s every child I knew owned a bike. We cycled to our friends` houses, to the beach and to the shops. Read more

Walking & Outdoors

The 64-year-old salty sea dog tells By the Dart about his life messing about in boats. Read more