Monthly Archives: August 2019

Appledore Band – ‘Last Night at the Proms’ – 25th August.

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The Legion needs you!

Volunteers wanted in Bideford to support Poppy Appeal. The Royal British Legion is urging the great British public to join forces with them this year and volunteer for the charity‚Äôs annual Poppy Appeal. The Legion is calling on local people … Continue reading

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Heroine of India honoured with statue in Torrington.

A bronze statue of Sister Nivedita (1867-1911) was unveiled by Great Torrington Town and Torridge District Councillors in Great Torrington Cemetery on Saturday 27th August . Sister Nivedita, who was born Margaret Elizabeth Noble, spent much of her life in … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 172 (July).

Bideford Quay. Nothing since last issue Appledore. On Radio Devon on 3rd July, an early morning report that providing a contract is signed soon for building fishing vessels it is possible for the yard to reopen by October providing employment … Continue reading

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