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  October - 2018  

Sidmouth Folk Week

This yearly event takes place in early August and brings thousand visitors from all over the world to this beautiful seaside town. The main "Ham Marquee" is only yards away making The Swan the traditional heart of the festival.  With its close proximity you will quite often find the main acts coming in for a beer or an impromptu jam session or sing-a-long.


"Black Rod" open fishing competition

30th September 2018


We are also home to the ethical "Black Rod" open fishing competition for the "Fishbone Trophy". an annual open water sea  event fished from the seafront. 

The Rules

One Rod , One Hook

Fish between mouth of The Sid and Chit Rocks

Best TOTAL of scoring fish wins

Open to everyone

Won this year 2017 by GUY BENNETT

Tight Lines

Download Competition Form Below

Sunday Lunch - Bookings advised

Delicicious Sunday Lunch served every week from 12.00 till 14.00. 


The King of Chit

The King of Chit

The coronation occurs every August Bank Holiday Monday, where the "Golden Goose" chooses the next King.

This years King....

Gareth Topping

Three Cheers for the King