Ottery St Mary information hub for this beautiful East Devon town steeped in history and tradition
Welcome to
Ottery St Mary
We are the information hub for this beautiful East Devon town
steeped in history and tradition.

Ottery St Mary - East Devon

Set in the beautiful valley of the Otter, from which it takes its name. It's one of the most historic towns in Devon.

nfomation Hub

Ottery St Mary is a town and civil parish in the East Devon district of Devon, England. The town takes its name from the River Otter on which it stands. The River Otter was named after the Otters which many years ago were found on the river banks.

This website has been created for the local community.

We hope that you enjoy looking through and reading all about Ottery. If you have any feedback this is always welcome or if you have any news, photos or events you’d like to share with the local community, please do not hesitate in contacting us and we will happily publish it on the site.

Happy community, reading and sharing!

Contact Us

Welcome to Ottery St Mary in East Devon

Works of imagination should be written in very plain language; the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain.

- Samuel Taylor Coleridge -

What's On

Events and activities coming up in the next 21 days in and around the Ottery area.

What's On Events coming soon...

Current Weather

Latest Blogs & News

Keep up to date with the latest blog posts, news and events.

Read all Blogs

Ottery Carnival and Tar...

By Sandra Wright | In COVID-19 | What's on

We are sorry to let you know that the lively, annual traditional Ottery Carnival and Tar Barrel events for 2020 have both been cancelled. Friends of carnival...

Storm names 2020-21 announced

By Sandra Wright | In Weather

Thanks to The Met office who have kindly published a list of names for storms in 2020-21so that we know what to call them when they come round!These are for...

Devon County Council...

By Sandra Wright | In COVID-19

With national guidance being updated regularly, it's easy perhaps to forget what the latest advice is. So, with hotter weather forecast for the weekend, here’s...