Welcome to Buckland Brewer

Buckland Brewer residents celebrate the Queen's diamond jubilee in June 2011

(Photo courtesy of Trevor Maggs.)

Buckland Brewer parish lies in the rolling countryside of north Devon, primarily agricultural both livestock and arable.

Our village has a parish church, chapel, village shop, pub and more. The high point is over 150 metres above sea level. There are 314 dwellings with a population of 794. 

Check out the parish map to find where we are.

Read about the history of Buckland Brewer thanks to “The History Interpreter” (our own Janet Few). also, check out the Buckland Brewer History Group.


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Torridge DC website

Torridge DC has recently relaunched its website. As a consequence, links from this site to theirs may be broken. Apologies for this: their fault, not ours! We’re working to fix links as we can.

To access Torridge services, please go to the Torridge home page – and good luck finding what you’re looking for, we can’t find it either!

Parish council minutes archive: previous minutes and reports back to 2011, including sub-committees and working parties.

Upcoming events

7:00 pm Young persons’ drop-in @ Chapel Schoolroom
Young persons’ drop-in @ Chapel Schoolroom
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm
Young persons (11+) Drop In on Thursday’s during term time at 7pm in Chapel Schoolroom
9:45 am Bumps and Babes Toddler Group @ Methodist Church Schoolroom
Bumps and Babes Toddler Group @ Methodist Church Schoolroom
Jul 3 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Every Friday – Buckland Brewer Bumps & Babes Toddler Group meets in the Buckland Brewer Methodist Church Schoolroom from 9-45am-11-45am Subject to school and public holidays. Turn up on the day.
9:15 am Coffee morning @ Parish church schoolroom
Coffee morning @ Parish church schoolroom
Jul 3 @ 9:15 am – 11:00 am
Weekly coffee morning

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