Monthly Archives: November 2016

One hundred years ago – December 1916/ January 2017.

The first three issues of the Gazette in December 1916 are full of seasonal cheer of all varieties. W.J. Ridge, Wine merchant of 70 High Street has two adverts – one for Old Scotch Whiskies including “Dew off the Highlands”, … Continue reading

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Felicity’s sustainable fish cookery, December.

  Here’s a recipe for Christmas Eve or parties with friends and family. This is based on Darina Allen’s  Simply Delicious Christmas book and is rather retro as it was originally written in 1989! (and reprinted in 2002). Ingredients for … Continue reading

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“Fire Kills” campaign.

  WE SHOULD ALL TEST THE SMOKE ALARMS IN OUR HOMES NOW – AND EVERY MONTH. Torridge District Council is supporting the campaign launched by Fire Minister Brandon Lewis for people to test their smoke alarms after research showed that … Continue reading

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