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Acland Award 2017

Since our 50th anniversary year in 2013, the Acland Award has been presented annually by the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Partnership in recognition of examples of excellence and exemplar activity taking place within the AONB. Each year we focus on a new area of activity to highlight the range of good work taking place across the area. See previous winners here

Celebrating wildlife, environment and heritage projects

This year we will be celebrating wildlife, environment and heritage projects and we want your help to bring the best of the East Devon AONB into the spotlight by nominating a project or individual that deserves celebration and public recognition.

Four nominations have been shortlisted and they are:

  • Shute Community Primary School
  • Beer Village Heritage
  • Woodbury Community Orchard
  • Thelma Hulbert Gallery

View all nominations here.

The winner of the Acland Award was announced and presented with the Acland trophy on the 27 September 2017, as part of the popular East Devon AONB Annual Meeting event.

Winner of the Acland Award 2017 is Woodbury Community Orchard.

The other shortlisted nominations were recognised as follows: 

  • Beer Village Heritage - Highly Commended
  • Thelma Hulbert Gallery - Highly Commended
  • Shute Community Primary School - Commended

View photos from the event here 

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East Devon AONB Partnership
Kennaway House
Coburg Road, Sidmouth
EX10 8NG

Tel: 01404 46663

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