Giants! outside on Dartmoor at Bonehill Rocks
“There were giants on the earth in those days….”
Where did the Giants come from? Where have they gone? And who left all those megaliths, stone circles and rows lying around?
Dartmoor's Daughter will lead you up to Bonehill Rocks where we will sit together in the shelter of the ribcage of giants to be taken on a storytelling journey by Lisa Schneidau and Ronnie Conboy. They will tell some of the old myths, and explore the relationship between the Giants – the great rock builders – and the human beings that came after.
Join us for an evening of myth and story, of fun, wonder, music, laughter and a smidgen of comedy violence, and maybe you’ll find out……
“A truly entertaining and accomplished story telling.”
Meeting place: 5.45pm for 6pm start at the granite gateposts and 20% gradient road sign at Bonehill Rocks carpark (above Widecombe-in-the-moor). Map Grid Reference: SX731774.
TQ137TD is the nearest postcode but don't rely on a sat nav to get you to the exact meeting place. Drive towards Widecombe and, from the Ashburton direction, turn right (no signpost) immediately next to the small river crossing that is before reaching the village.
What to bring: Wrap up warm, all-weather gear (no matter the forecast), snacks, drink, something to sit on, and torch.
Wet Weather Plan: If the weather is truly awful, we will tell stories instead in the Agatha Christie room of The Moorlands hotel near Haytor. The address is Haytor, Newton Abbot TQ13 9XT. Please ensure you provide a valid email address and check your emails (including junk mail folders) 12-24 hours pre-event.
The Tin Pickle & Rhum at The Moorlands hotel welcomes you for pre-event drinks and dinner and they are in the proces of developing a special giant-related menu for you! http://www.tinpickleandrhum.com/
The Moorlands is a 10 min drive from Bonehill Rocks.
Cost: £10 adults (plus Eventbrite booking fee). Suitable for 14+
Click here to book: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/giants-stories-from-the-bedrock-of-the-british-isles-tickets-34148195171
The event will go ahead come rain or shine. Sorry no cancellations if you're unable to attend. All bookings, drinks, and food at the Tin Pickle & Rhum is separate to the ticket cost.
Risk: No liability can be accepted for accidents or incidents.