May/June 2013 issue

By The Dart May 2013 issue

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

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A major step forward for the Dartmouth and District Indoor Pool. Read more

About D'mouth

As signs of summer present themselves, we are holding off putting the shorts on just yet! We are however now turning our focus and attention to this summer’s events and showcasing a selection from our new boat range. Read more

Dart Galleries Week provides a chance to enjoy a glass of wine, meet other art-lovers and enjoy some great art. Many galleries are showing new work and their exhibitions will often last through into early summer. Read more

John Gillo, well known Dartmouth artist with his eponymous gallery in the Market Square, has been painting a distinctive range of work inspired by Dartmouth and its buildings. Read more

About D'mouth

Emilie Heard looks ahead to the Dart Music Festival 2013 Read more

Festivals & Events

Continuing our new motoring column. the experienced and award-winning motoring journalist, Nick Fletcher, helps our readers to choose the best of the new cars. Read more

Devon based, Mary is well known and widely exhibited in the South West and much in demand by galleries across the country. Read more

About D'mouth

The Dartmouth Dog Walker - May 2013

Dog Walks around Dartmouth - The Dartmouth Dog Walker by Lesley Scoble-Ash Read more

Dartmouth Dog Walker

Ginny ware is soon to set sail to France and beyond with her husband Carl. The couple have actually been living aboard their boat for eight years on the River Dart. Ginny explains how this came about. Read more

Beaches & Sea

Bee Keeper Paul is a hive of information about the fascinating life of bees.He's been stung countless times but Dartmouth Mayor, Paul Allen finds keeping bees therapeutic. Paul has seven hives dotted around Dartmouth and Dittisham... Read more


St Georges Dittisham

© Copyright Joan Lloyd

Beautiful villages surround Dartmouth and most of them have stunning and interesting churches. Read more

Things to Do

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


Husband and wife team Hilary and Alan have been running charter fishing trips out of Dartmouth from their historic 67-year-old Dickens Class II vessel African Queen for 13 years. Read more

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Not many people in Dartmouth appreciate the remarkable characters it produces. Not least amongst these was the incredible Trevor Hampton - who was one of a kind. Read more

Joslin Mills

Phil Scoble

Joslin tells By The Dart about her international career Read more


Coronation Park Dartmouth

Photograph supplied by Dartmouth Museum

No event has seen Dartmouth so connected to vital world events as those in June 1944 – as the harbour became one of the bases for the greatest invasion force ever assembled: for D-Day. Read more

Abbie Hunkin and her husband took on the responsibility of helping a puppy on its first steps to becoming a guide dog last year – we see what it took and how they are doing. Read more


With his jangling bell and booming voice Dartmouth’s town crier Les Ellis is keeping an ancient tradition alive. Read more


This year heralds a new beginning for my wife Ginny and I as we are about to embark on a long term cruise in our yacht, across the Channel to France and through the French canals via Paris to the Mediterranean. Read more