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Comfortably placed in the rolling red-earthed hills of South Devon, Totnes is a remarkable town. It is blessed with a fascinating history and stunning location on one of Britain's most beautiful and historically significant waterways, the River Dart. Totnes has a national reputation for its lively and diverse community and for welcoming people from all walks of life, from all corners of the globe. It is home to a cosmopolitan mix of people and their wide range of interests foster exciting cultural activity and passionate exploration of new ideas. Totnes is a intriguing mix of historic market town and bohemian culture. There is truly something for everyone here.

Totnes retains a strong hold on its heritage. Our main street is reputed to have more listed buildings per head of population than any other town in Britain. A range of traditional attractions, including the Elizabeth Market, held every Tuesday from May to September, still comfortably fit their historic niche.

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    English in Totnes

    Totnes is not just a typical small English town. As well as the fantastic, friendly people, the history and the relaxed atmosphere it has a vibrant restaurant and pub culture, is the centre of the Transition Town movement and is the home to many dynamic young creative people. English in Totnes is a perfect example […]