Monthly Archives: October 2021

Bideford Music Club.

Bideford Music Club’s 63rd season goes ahead at their new venue at St. Mary’s Church, Bideford. Pam Thompson, artistic director, is still busy selecting new artists, due to earlier cancellations. The programme to date is listed below. Please see the … Continue reading

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One Hundred Years Ago – November 1921.

November 1921 The first section reviewed this month was the small ads, and this is a selection of what was found: Situations vacant: Mrs Mill, Crowbarn, Instow, wants an assistant for the farmhouse. T Woodyatt, High Street, Bideford, wants a smart … Continue reading

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“Buzz” printed back-copies.

Bideford Buzz – Surplus Paper Copies from various years up to 2018. Free to a good home. If anyone would like any of these please contact Tom or Rose at editor@bidefordbuzz.org.uk ____________________________________________

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Volunteer days on Northam Burrows.

The Rangers on Northam Burrows have organised a number of volunteer days this Autumn to help carry out important nature conservation work within the park. The sand dunes and coastal grasslands of Northam Burrows are home to many rare plants … Continue reading

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Don’t lose your Way!

49,000 miles in England & Wales, 3,000 miles in Devon and 500 miles in north Devon. These are the startling figures of historic paths that could be lost forever if we don’t act soon say The Ramblers, the UK’s largest … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 198 (September).

In Port – Bideford Quay. Bideford Trinity House vessel Mair at Bideford Quay, 2 – 4/9 ; then sailed approx 17.30. Fehn Caledonia – built 2013; flag St. Johns, Antigua; owners German; crew Russian & Latvian; from Waterford to Castellon; … Continue reading

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‘Plastic Free North Devon’ & ‘Ocean Explorer’.

Local charity Plastic Free North Devon (PFND) aims to connect people with their natural surroundings through conversations, education and events, to inspire locals and visitors alike to protect what our very existence depends on. The charity’s Ocean Explorer educational outreach … Continue reading

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‘Santas on the Run’ – December 5th.

Spectacular Santa run returns to RHS Rosemoor. Children’s Hospice South West’s spectacular ‘Santas on the Run Goes Freestyle’ will be returning to RHS Garden Rosemoor, near Great Torrington, on Sunday, December 5 The festive, fun 2k course is suitable for … Continue reading

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