For those of us who already live in Devon, our message reinforces our appreciation of the fact that we have something others don’t. Our lifestyle gives us the freedom to spend time with family, pursue interests and share the simple joy of working and living in beautiful surroundings. We’re continually reminded that we can feel proud to be part of such a strong community.
Devon offers businesses a different perspective through new and dynamic ways of working. It helps them make more creative decisions and find alternative ways of doing things. Employees also enjoy a better work/life balance – there’s not so much of that ‘Monday morning’ feeling here in Devon. And when you’re happier, you’re more productive at work and your job is more rewarding.
Devon is an attractive and beautiful county and a great place to live and work. The county is strategically placed to take advantage of excellent transport and communications links including Exeter Airport and motorway links to the north of England and Scotland.
Devon has an unrivalled diversity of rural landscapes, moorlands and wildlife. Two National Parks; two World Heritage Sites; five Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty; two varied coastlines of 500 km in length; a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve - if you are looking for world-class natural attractions, Devon is truly spoilt for choice.
Discover your creative self in Devon - our inspirational landscapes have influenced famous writers, poets, artists and musicians. Follow in the footsteps of Agatha Christie or Arthur Conan Doyle. Discover our rich heritage from stone rows and circles on Dartmoor, marvel at the splendor of cathedrals, abbeys and castles in our cities and towns, or relax in our charming regency seaside resorts.