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  Memories of Newton Abbot by David Bowen   7.15pm in the Council Chamber.   Free for Friends of the Museum, otherwise £3....
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National Trust volunteers from Bradley Manor visited the Museum today    A group of enthusiastic National Trust volunteers visited the museum to see the Sandford Orleigh carvings. The Renaissance panels within the Sandford Orleigh overmantle were of great in...
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Sandford Orleigh Gallery Newton Abbot Museum's new Sandford Orleigh Gallery was officially opened yesterday-20th August 2014.The museum's HLF supported 'Heart of Oak conservation & arts project' came to its grand finale i...

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Competition Winners We had a great response to the 'Keep the Home Fires Burning' Creative Writing and Art competitions.The caliber of the entries was high making the judging difficult.         &n...

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Newton Abbot Museum as seen on TV! The BBC 2 Celebrity Antiques Road Trip filmed at Newton Abbot Museum. Bursts of hilarity filled the room as Tim Brooke-Taylor and Will Axton visited the museum during the filming of the Celebrity Ant...