Press Releases

East Devon school children explore the Pebblebed Heaths to learn about habitats

Pupils from an East Devon primary school made the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths their classroom for a day to learn about habitats and countryside management from the team at Clinton Devon Estates.

Bicton Arena hosts International Horse Trials

Bicton Arena will host its second International Horse Trials this weekend at Clinton Devon Estates’ rolling parkland in East Budleigh.

New store is at home on growing Exmouth business park

Major national chain Home Bargains is to open its latest store on Saturday (April 16) at Clinton Devon Estates' Liverton Business Park in Exmouth.

Herds Manager, East Devon

Clinton Devon Farms Partnership require an experienced Herds Manager for a herd of 750 all year round calving organic Holsteins. This herd is part of a 3,000ac in hand farm in East Devon next to the coast on sandy soils.

New employment space created at Exmouth business park

Plans are now firmly in place for the continued expansion of the Liverton Business Park in Exmouth following news that a major national retailer will be moving to the site later this year.

Devon youngsters sail the high seas thanks to local charity

Young people from Devon have set sail on a self-confidence building adventure along the South coast thanks to a donation from a local charitable trust.

Estate farmhouse stars in new comedy series

A thatched farmhouse in East Devon, owned by Clinton Devon Estates, will feature in a new comedy series to be broadcast on Sky Atlantic this spring.

Gold at the national WhatHouse? Awards

We are proud to report that “Horizon”, our new homes development in Budleigh Salterton, has been awarded a Gold at the prestigious What House? Awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.

Bicton Arena scoops prestigious national awards

Bicton Arena scooped two prestigious honours at the Eventing Riders Association's annual awards with manager Helen West named Organiser of the Year for the second year in succession and the venue winning the Social Media prize.

East Devon's historic Otterton Mill welcomes the Wright family

A well-known Exmouth family have become the new business tenants of East Devon’s award-winning Otterton Mill, owned by Clinton Devon Estates.

Handing over something more valuable than we have today,

– Estates ethos

…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

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

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