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Royal Marines lead by example with litter sweep on the commons

Royal Marines lead by example with litter sweep on the commons

A Jubilee legacy for Budleigh Salterton with the planting of an oak

A Jubilee legacy for Budleigh Salterton with the planting of an oak

A short report from John Varley on the recent floods in Devon

A short report from John Varley on the recent floods in Devon

Chalara ash dieback disease: Letter to The Times

Chalara ash dieback disease: Letter to The Times, John Varley, Estates Director

Clinton Devon Estates appoints new Nature Conservation Manager for the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths a

Clinton Devon Estates appoints new Nature Conservation Manager for the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths and Otter Estuary

Builders merchants Bradfords become first tenants at Exmouth's newest business park

Builders merchants Bradfords become first tenants at Exmouth's newest business park

Clinton Devon Estates' longest serving employee retires

Clinton Devon Estates' longest serving employee retires

Clinton Devon Estates first accountancy trainee is a success story

Clinton Devon Estates first accountancy trainee is a success story

Otter lake idea to beat floods

Otter lake idea to beat floods

Discovering the secret world of the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths

Discovering the secret world of the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths

to set out against the Scots, the King’s enemies and rebels

– Instructions given by Edward 1 to John de Clinton on 8th April 1298, prior to him leading the Royal army to victory at the Battle of Falkirk. As a direct result the Clinton Barony was formed on 22nd July 1299

But our power for good or evil in this world’s affairs in a countryside is enormous

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

Do what you can to elevate your profession. It is an honourable one

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002

…and the Lord Clinton was, by the whole Council, brought to the King’s presence, who after like thanks was given, was pleased that he should be made High Admiral of England and one of his Privy Council…

– Official record of appointment of 9th Baron Clinton as Lord High Admiral for life on 4th May 1550