Monthly Archives: March 2017

April diary.

  Saturday 1st 9am-1pm Hearty Breakfast at Alwington Village Hall. 451508 10 -1.Coffee morning at Nature’s Nutrition, Mill St. 7pm Film Club at Littleham Village Hall. 471928 Sunday 2nd 11am. Welly Wanging at Bradworthy Play Area. 01409 241313. 1-5pm … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 144 (February/ March).

In Port – Bideford Quay. Fehn Caledonia – (ex – Rhine Express, 2014); built 2013; flag Antigua; owners German; crew Latvian, Ukrainian, & Russian; from Avonmouth to Castellon; arrived 7/3, sailed 10/3 ; loaded 2,350 tons ball clay. Appledore. The … Continue reading

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Plough Theatre – April events.

  9 – 11 Fore Street Great Torrington EX38 8HQ Listings – April 2017 Box Office: 01805 624624 Until Saturday 22 April. Exhibition. Prints by Merlyn Chesterman and Pine Feroda. Saturday 29 April (until Saturday 20 May). Exhibition. Michael … Continue reading

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Bideford’s Newfoundland links & the Chope Collection.

Devon has strong historic links with the Canadian Province of Newfoundland dating back to the 16th Century, when boats from local ports sailed to the waters of Newfoundland to fish for cod. Initially men left Devon in April and returned … Continue reading

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Volunteers sought – training course, 27th/ 28th March. ______________________________________________________

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Beekeeping beginners’ course; commences 2nd April.

North Devon School of Country Beekeeping. Have you ever had the slightest interest in beekeeping? Do you want to help the environment AND get honey as a reward? Then the North Devon School of Country Beekeeping may be the place … Continue reading

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How fit are you? – find out on 22nd April. ________________________________________________

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March’s youth page.

The Show Must Go On. At 90, our Queen has been around longer than sliced bread, seen her country through hundreds of international cataclysms and is having – in the monarch stakes- quite a good run. Her theatre in Barnstaple … Continue reading

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One hundred years ago – March 2017.

There has been no break in the wintry conditions across the region. The seasonal rise in temperature usually seen during this month was only very slight. Frost and fog have been persistent and snow has fallen on several days – … Continue reading

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Felicity’s sustainable fish cookery – March.

A belated happy and prosperous 2017 to everyone. This year I plan to visit the fish festivals in Devon and along the north coast – there will be 3 spaces in my car, so come along. Please contact me or … Continue reading

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Let’s be careful out there – Part 2.

CYBER SECURITY SUMMARY – DEVON & CORNWALL POLICE. If you’d like to get started on the basics consider – Home Wi-Fi – change your password away from a factory pre-set (i.e. the label on the back), as these are published … Continue reading

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