News & Events

Beer on East Devon's World Heritage Coast

Beer is a Winner

Try the link below

Beer was the overall winner of the Best Picnic Spots in Britain

Dear Members et al,
We’re delighted to tell you that Beer Village Heritage was the runner-up, alongside the Thelma Hulbert Gallery, for the Acland Award 2017. 

Beer also made it to the final on Channel 4's Village of the year

Free download March winter talk at Marshlands - Seaton - Reintroducing Beavers

Charity Bat Day

10am til 4pm

Sat March 24th

Beer Quarry Caves

Beach Clean

Come and join Beer WI et al

Thursday 29th March 2018

Meet at 10:30

at the

Fine Foundation Centre

Image description


Water Station

Sun 18th March

Was a great success in the snow

Thanx to all that helped

Centre Open

Good Friday

30th March


Thursday 29th


Meet at Fine Foundation Centre 11:00

Help us to

find some beasties for our tanks

Equipment supplied

Wear appropriate clothes and footwear

DIY Events

All year round - Free Download for the Jubillee Pebble Quiz Sheet for the Big Bug Hunt, Brass-rubbing sheets and the Cowerslea Way short loop walk leaflet from

 Beer Parish Council

Self-guided walks

around Beer and the Beer area

see links and free downloads on our Leaflets-walks-maps page

connections between

Geology & History?

Visit the Self-Shelter - Free Entry

Jubilee Gardens overlooking Beer Beach Fantastic display & story of Beer

Image description

Rock pooling

During the season - spring tides (around full & new moons) - weather permitting - donation

Watch for Banner outside the Heritage Centre

Equipment supplied

 Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear

Bomb Shelter

Come and see the bomb and read the story that goes with it

Free Entry

Behind Jimmy Green's Shop, Fore Street

same hours as the shop

Also available for pop-up displays or exhibitions of history, science & art

Image description

Guided Walks & Talks

Beer Village Heritage will arrange events

(walks or talks) for schools and clubs

donations to Beer Village Heritage

Contact us at

Upcoming Events


Centre now closed Reopening Easter 2018

Salt Water Tanks

are empty now for the winter they will be up and running and stocked with a wide variety rockpool creatures again next summer

free activity


Our very own Poet-in-residence

- Sarah Acton -

Her book of Poems inspired by the Jurassic Coast is now available

Beach Clean

DIY  10min beach clean - help yourself to a bag and borrow one of our picker-uppers by the entrance to the Centre - interesting what you find - doing the environment a favour - feel good factor

free activity


Some events such as Rockpooling depend on weather and tides - Contact us at :

Other Walks, Websites & Events

Other self-guided walks on our Maps & Walks page

If you would like to be notified of upcoming events then send an email requesting so, to - Your email address will then be added to the list

If you would like to be a member or friend then come to an event and pay £2.50 per person p.a. or £5 per family

Friends have access to, and use of, the secret friends page with copyright and other benefits

Image description

Note the volume of beach around Bob's Knob

New Year 2015

Image description

Bob's Knob circa 1955?

Image description

If Dogs Run Free

Eastertime 1975

Image description

Could anyone date this photo for us please?

Image description

Regatta week 2016

Image description

Circa 1902

Image description

About 10 years ago (circa 2005)

N.B The size of the beach compared with today!!!

Image description

King's Isle - October 2017


Post code for your Sat Nav EX12 3EE - Top of the slope down to the beach


Free download Beer Blow-in Questionaire