Welcome to the English Riviera Geopark and a landscape of dramatic changes, of exploration and discovery.
News from the Geopark
Torbay Community Development Trust (TCDT) are carrying out a piece of work to measure and evaluate the scope and value of volunteering within the cultural sector in Torbay.
All things outdoors are being celebrated at this year's English Riviera Global Geopark Festival which kicks off this weekend.
The fragment of human jawbone that represents the earliest evidence for anatomically modern humans in North West Europe is soon to return from The Natural History Museum in London.
Jo Coish, has set herself the challenge of completing all six of this year's GeoPark Adventure's events
The 7th International Conference on Global Geoparks 2016, being held in Torquay on the English Riviera, has been granted the patronage of UNESCO by their Director-General, Irina Bokova in Paris.
STUDENTS from schools in Hungary, Italy, Norway, France and Germany have been in Torbay to learn more about the wonders of the English Riviera Global Geopark.
TORBAY’S first GeoPark Cycle Sportive was a resounding success with some great times recorded by Carl Allen-Dobson and Jade Rogers for the 80k course and Martin Cauldwell for the 40.
Cyclists are signing up for the first ever Geopark Sportive
Events in the Geopark
11 - 13 Sep
Come and walk the English Riviera’s globally-recognised Geopark and learn about...
11 - 20 Sep
Celebrating the 125th anniversary of the birth of the Queen of Crime in Torquay, the 2015...
Learn the essentials of breadmaking and discover how quick and easy producing delicious loaves of...
Love your beach? Care about your coast? Then join us for Beachwatch Big Weekend and help out with a...
Stone Age people got sick just like us, but they didnt have the medicines that we use to today....
25 - 27 Sep
This meeting celebrates the publication of Prof Walkden’s new GA guide Devonshire marbles:...
Discover the art of cider making in this practical one day workshop: Included in this workshop you...
Meet our patron
Television's favourite geologist Prof. Iain Stewart is patron of the English Riviera Geopark.
Iain is the presenter of Journeys from the Centre of the Earth, the award winning BBC series Earth - The Power of the Planet and his current BBC series How Earth Made Us.
Hong Kong GeoparkIn November 2009, the English Riviera Geopark signed a partnership agreement with the Hong Kong Geopark, allowing both Geoparks to strengthen their international relationship. Click here to find out more about our sister Geopark