Monthly Archives: November 2018

Torridge signs up to ‘Crowdfunder Devon’ initiative.

Torridge District Council is delighted to now be part of the Crowdfunder Devon initiative. The platform has been set up to support community groups, start-up businesses, charities and individuals across the county to raise money from the crowd and unlock … Continue reading

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Clovelly Herring Festival, 18th November.

Clovelly Herring Festival always falls in November. It’s the time of year when our historic village celebrates the coming of the great “Silver Darlings”, better known as Herring. We celebrate and promote this tasty, nutritious fish whilst supporting sustainable fishing. … Continue reading

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Exeter Literary Festival, 16th – 18th November.

Exeter welcomes a range of local and nationally known authors to a new literary festival this month. ExeLitFest takes place at venues around the city centre over three days, Friday 16th to Sunday 18th November. The full programme can be … Continue reading

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Exmoor Pony Centre – November.

News from the Exmoor Pony Centre, Ashwick, Dulverton. TA22 9QE The Pony Centre is closed for the winter, but the work of the Charity goes on; albeit with a different focus. Attention now is concentrated on essential maintenance work and … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 163 (October).

In port; Bideford Quay. Catania – built 2012; flag St. John’s, Antigua & Barbuda; owners German; crew Ukrainian; from Brest to Castellon; arrived 10th, sailed 11th; loaded 2,145 tons ball clay. Oldenburg ; no doubt the vessel will be departing … Continue reading

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