Welcome to Chagford

UK MapChagford is an ancient Stannary town situated on the north eastern edge of Dartmoor in Devon, England. Although tin mining has now ceased, Chagford still has a thriving community whilst maintaining an olde worlde character.

Visiting Chagford?

Visit ChagfordSee our new Visit Chagford website. The site has list of Accommodation providers, places to eat and things to do whilst in Chagford. The is also a calendar with events of interest to visitors.


The Parish Calendar allows you to see whats going on in and around Chagford and you can receive a weekly reminder of events or register for an account to add your own events.
If you run a business in or close to Chagford area or your service covers the Chagford area you can have a free listing in our Business Directory. Also look at other options for advertising your business.
See also the Parish Council pages where you can get the latest on issues that affect Chagford and download the minutes of the meetings.

Chagford Show Community Fund

The Members of the Chagford Show have decided to donate a % of any profits made in 2015 to a charitable fund to be used to help local people or projects within the Show District. More...

Chagford Fire Station Needs You

Chagford is desperately short of retained firefighters and need some new faces.

A flyer will be posted through every door in Chagford but you can also download it from this link. Download

Three Hares Trail

A trail around 17 churches in Devon which all have the Three Hares symbol as carved roof bosses.

Local artist Eleanor Ludgate has done a painting of each church and its boss. More...

Chagford Fare Car

A new service has started which allows people to book a car to take them to Whiddon Down to meet with certain Western Greyhound buses. More...

Devon Oil Collective

Do you want to save money on the cost of heating oil?

If so join the new community-based countywide oil buying syndicate and see how easy it is. More...