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Exmouth Strand Gardens

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Exmouth's Strand Gardens are one of the central focal points of Exmouth town centre.

As well as being home for the town's War Memorial, they also host a regular (superb) Farmers' Market.

There are various plans for the remodelling of this space by Devon County Council to include extensive pedestrianisation.

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