There's lots 'to miss' about Sidmouth and its environs:
Futures Forum: Sidmouth is "a lot livelier than it once was" with "lots to do despite the rural feel"
Futures Forum: Literature and Landscape in East Devon >>> @ the Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival >>> Saturday 19th September
Futures Forum: Heritage! The Battle for Britain's Past ... Where for the future...
Futures Forum: "Regency Seaside Town Sidmouth?" ... "Is there a future for a town with a past?"
Futures Forum: Gerald Counter's Sidmouth: an insight into Eastern Town
Futures Forum: Stan Bagwell's Sidmouth: Celebrating Sidmouth's fishing and maritime history
The Streetlife site has an interesting on-going thread:
Streetlife | What would you miss?