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Top award for Clinton Venison

Congratulations to our Wildlife Ranger Tom Garner who has collected a top award for his locally produced Clinton Venison at the East Devon AONB annual forum.

'Open House' at new Harpford Units at Liverton Business Park

New units designed to support economic growth in Exmouth and East Devon are being unveiled at the Liverton Business Park.

Ribbon cutting ceremony marks opening of new business opportunities in Exmouth

A ribbon-cutting ceremony has marked the official opening of six brand new business units at Liverton Business Park which have been built to support economic growth in Exmouth and East Devon.

More than 800 species found at BioBlitz event

Nature-lovers flocked to an East Devon farm to discover more about the hundreds of animals and plants to be found there.

Clinton Devon farmers help Europe-wide climate project

Farmers from across Devon are helping scientists working on a pan-European project understand more about how long-range weather forecasts can help to preserve landscapes and support land management decisions across the globe.

National superstore opens at Liverton Business Park

Homewares superstore The Range has opened the doors to the newest store in its national chain at Clinton Devon Estates’ Liverton Business Park in Exmouth.

Clinton Devon Estates’ pedal power raises over £4000 for Exeter cancer charity

In a true test of team stamina, a group of cyclists from Clinton Devon Estates have pedalled over 1000 miles to raise well over £4000 for Exeter’s FORCE Cancer Charity.

Roman coins discovered on Clinton Devon Estates go on display at RAMM museum

A collection of coins from the Seaton Down Hoard, the largest discovery of Roman coins in Devon will go on display at Exeter’s Royal Albert Memorial Museum (RAMM).

Major study reveals 350 rare or endangered species are living on the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths

More than 350 rare or endangered species have been found living on the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths, a major new study has revealed.

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

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

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

…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

We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002

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

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892