Monthly Archives: February 2020

Bideford Manor Court, 21st March.

CEREMONY OF BIDEFORD MANOR COURT: 21 MARCH 2020. BIDEFORD residents are being called on to use an ancient right to make suggestions for town improvements. Opportunity is being made for members of the public to take an active involvement in … Continue reading

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Bideford Folk Dance Club – 23rd February.

Bideford Folk Dance Club are holding an afternoon dance on 23rd February in Northam Hall from 2.30 – 5.30 pm, with live music by Nick Wyke and Chris Jewell. Bring and share cakes – tea/coffee will be provided. Raffle. Admission … Continue reading

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Bideford Town Band – 6th March.

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‘Pledge for Nature’.

It’s time to act! Pledge for Nature is a new campaign, launched early in 2020, that aims to support and encourage communities in northern Devon to help nature to flourish again. The project invites individuals, schools, landowners, and businesses to … Continue reading

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Northam Burrows events for February.

There will be lots of free family activities running on Northam Burrows throughout the school holidays, with some great experience days thrown in for good measure. On Thursday 20th February Dave Edgecombe, of North Devon AONB’s Coastal Heritage project, will … Continue reading

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Torridge air quality’s ‘Good’ – that’s official!

The Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has just approved Torridge’s latest air quality report, which shows that the air quality across the District’s 380sq miles is well below nationally set levels for harmful pollutants. Pollution can be … Continue reading

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British Naturalists’ Association meeting, 21st February.

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Shipping notes No. 178 (January).

Yelland Quay. No shipping since last issue. Bideford Quay. No shipping since last issue. Bristol Channel Observations. 4/1 at 08.00 bulk carrier Izmir, 63,200 tons d.w., owners Izmir Maritime ltd Turkey, inward bound for Portbury. At 15.56 cargo vessel Kertu, … Continue reading

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