SWASHBUCKLERS, sea shanties, seafood and all manner of marine fare were on offer at the third Sea Ilfracombe Maritime Festival over the weekend.

From Friday to Sunday there was a range of events and activities to enjoy, from food trails, harbour side music and concerts to gig rowing, diving and art exhibitions plus rock pool rambles, guided walks and cookery demonstrations.

Sea Ilfracombe is now looking forward to a variety of events for the 2012 Olympic year.