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Devon Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers Exhibition

Devon Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers Exhibition

Fri 25th - Sun 27th August | Free entry

We are pleased to announce that the next Devon Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers Exhibition will be held on 25th, 26th and 27th August 2017

We are looking forward to a new venue, the beautiful Medieval Guest Hall, at Buckfast Abbey. Exhibitions and demonstrations, historic crafts used in traditional and modern ways. Unique handcrafted items for sale.

For more information about the Guild visit:

Summer Food Fair - 15th July 2017

Locally sourced produce available in the Abbey grounds. The event organised by The Grange, the restaurant adjacent to the Abbey Church.

Run to the Son - 23rd-25th June 2017

Diocese of Plymouth at Buckfast - Prayer and Inspiration forMission. Photographs show the Vigil which started at 23:30, followed by Procession of the Blessed Sacrament, then Dawn Mass on Sunday morning celebrated by the Bishop at 05:30.

Mary: Icon of the Church

Mary – Icon of the Church
The Role of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The doctrine of the Trinity contains within it the reason for the uniqueness of humanity’s relationship with God – Jesus, being true God and true man unites divinity ...

Kindness: a School Mass

Kindness – a School Mass

Jesus says that we must love others as he loves us. We must think about what he might mean by this. In the first place we know that he showed his love by allowing ...

Baptism of Teddy

Baptism of Teddy

Living as a Christian means wanting to be a complete human being. We easily think of the Christian claim that Jesus is God, but we should also think that Jesus is a human being in the fullest ...

School of the Annunciation - Spiritual Theology

Spiritual Theology 4-day summer school at Buckfast Abbey

The Emergency Poet

The Emergency Poet A free event for all ages. Is returning to Buckfast Abbey on 18th & 19th August, 2017, 10am - 4.30pm. The world's first and only mobile poetic first aid service.

Summer Fun Holiday Club Tue 22nd August - North America

Looking for something different for your children to do during the summer holidays? New for 2017, we will be running a series of half-day children’s clubs aimed at children 8-11 years. There will be games, crafts, stories, movement and drama activities, with plenty of opportunities to make friends and learn new skills in the safe and beautiful surroundings of Buckfast Abbey.