Monthly Archives: September 2019

“The Wytches’ Vendetta” – local film production; a chance to star?

The Wytches’ Vendetta – Phlixa Films (Exeter). A Short Film; A drama based on the hanging of three Devon witches. Setting: Devon. Time: Present. A true horror from the past is revenged. The so-called Bideford witches – Temperance Lloyd, Mary … Continue reading

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Green light for Brunswick Wharf.

  Torridge District Council has signed a contract with Red Earth Developments Ltd to develop East-The-Water Wharves. The proposed scheme will be one of the most significant regeneration projects for Bideford, rejuvenating the waterfront on the historic wharves to provide … Continue reading

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Exmoor Pony Centre – autumn.

News from the Exmoor Pony Centre, Ashwick, Dulverton TA22 9QE. We have had a very busy summer with families on holiday boosting visitor numbers and activity days on every Thursday throughout August. Children have enjoyed seeing behind the scenes by … Continue reading

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The Appledore Singers – open rehearsal, 23rd September.

  The Appledore Singers – Come and Sing with Us! Open Rehearsal Monday 23rd September 2019 Ladies, now that summer is over, why not join the Appledore Singers at our Open Rehearsal on Monday 23rd September, 7.30 – 9pm at … Continue reading

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September diary.

Daily events. (Regular weekly events in part 2, below).   Saturday 21st 7.30pm Bideford Cinema Kingsley School ‘Once upon a time in Hollywood ‘(18) Doors open 7pm. Monday 23rd 10am – 12 noon Appledore Community Art Group at Appledore Community … Continue reading

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Abbotsham – an historical note.

If you have been watching the last series of ‘Poldark’ you will know that the final episodes dealt with the threat of invasion in the West Country by the French. This threat was temporarily resolved by the Peace of Amiens … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 173 (August).

In port – BidefordQuay. Theseus – (ex- Wilson Dundee); built 2009; flag Antigua & Barbuda: owners German; crew Russian & Ukranian; from Liverpool to Castellon; arrived 27/8, sailed 30/8; loaded 2,850 tons ball clay. Appledore. No news regarding reopening ship … Continue reading

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