Exmoor

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Ex·moor

 (ĕk′smo͝or′, -smôr′)
A moorland plateau of southwest England. It is a popular tourist area with notable prehistoric ruins.

Exmoor

(ˈɛksˌmʊə; -ˌmɔː)
n
1. (Placename) a high moorland in SW England, in W Somerset and N Devon: chiefly grazing ground for Exmoor ponies, sheep, and red deer
2. (Breeds) a small stocky breed of pony with a fawn-coloured nose, originally from Exmoor
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Exmoor - horned sheep of DevonExmoor - horned sheep of Devon; valued for mutton
domestic sheep, Ovis aries - any of various breeds raised for wool or edible meat or skin
2.Exmoor - stocky breed of pony with a fawn-colored nose
pony - any of various breeds of small gentle horses usually less than five feet high at the shoulder
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BEN FOGLE: NEW LIVES IN THE WILD UK Channel 5, 9pm Ben Fogle meets Simon and Debbie, a former estate agent and lawyer respectively who swapped city life for a hidden-valley smallholding in the middle of Exmoor National Park.
CHOICE Ben Fogle: New Lives in the Wild UK Channel 5, 9pm Ben Fogle meets Simon and Debbie, a former estate agent and lawyer respectively who swapped city life for a hidden-valley smallholding in the middle of Exmoor National Park.
Both Luxborough and Simonsbath have a population of about 100 households and are located in Exmoor National Park, Somerset, while Priddy with more than 200 homes is in the county's Rodney Stoke Nature Reserve.
AUTUMN GLOW: Go on an wildlife adventure in the Exmoor National Park, where you could see red deer and the renowned Exmoor ponies roaming free.
When it wasn't pouring we tried a spot of crazy golf outside and went on a day trip to Exmoor National Park to see the ponies.
Exmoor National Park Dark Sky Reserve, IDA application, 2010
Devon from pounds 281: Wheel Farm Cottages are offering 40 per cent off three-night stays between July 2 and August 30 in any of 11 stone cottages in a quiet valley near Exmoor National Park.
FROM the heart of the Exmoor National Park on the edge of Lorna Doone country Jess Westwood is striving to restore some romance to the Christie's Foxhunter championship at the Cheltenham Festival.
Then, according to the Daily Express, after learning of his unusual home, bosses at Exmoor National Park said they owned the site and ordered him to leave.
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Set in acres of woodland in Watchet, Somerset, with magnificent sea views, Doniford Bay offers something for the whole family to enjoy, including wild flower fields, coastal walks and trips to the beautiful Exmoor National Park.
The wheel, situated on Beach Lawns, has 30 climate-controlled, glass-sided pods which on a clear day offer views of the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff Exmoor National Park, the Mendips and Quantocks.