Steam Day – This Sunday

Join us at Coldharbour Mill on Sunday 11th February when we will be bringing the Mill into Steam to make one of the finest sights in Devon.

Open from 10.30 – 4.00pm the Mill’s factory engines and beam engine will be running together with heritage spinning and weaving machinery giving visitors the opportunity to experience life and manufacturing during the Industrial Revolution. Our team will be on hand to answer questions and provide tours of the Mill which is recognised as one of the oldest and best preserved examples of Victorian industry still in daily use.

Also joining us on the steam day will be local coffee roasters Braziers who will be serving their fine coffee and refreshments ahead of joining the Mill full time in March when they open their latest café next to the leat.

Coldharbour Mill is perfect for all ages with children’s trails and our popular model railway layout of the Culm Valley Line available all day.

Learning and Community Engagement Officer

We are seeking to appoint an experienced learning practitioner with a passion for designing and delivering innovative learning programmes. In this exciting time of development and expansion, the we wish to consolidate and build on our successful education provision through consultation, creative resource and programme development as well as effective evaluation.

This is an exciting opportunity to create, develop and lead a newly-formed learning programme at Coldharbour Mill. There couldn’t be a better time to become involved as the mill progresses into a new phase of life and education is one of the main areas being developed.

The Learning and Community Engagement Officer will be responsible for the development and delivery of creative learning programmes for all ages. This is a new role devised to facilitate the delivery of the Mill’s new 5-Year Education Strategy. You will lead the development and delivery of consistent, inspirational, high-quality content for families and adult visitors, as well as schools, universities, communities and interest groups.

Full information can be found on our vacancies page –