Author Archives: Tango Alpha

“Buzz” subscriptions, for paper copies.

If you’re reading this, obviously you are able to access “Buzz” content online (including our many archived copies, under ‘Downloads’). If in future you’d like to receive a paper copy through the post every month, to send a copy to … Continue reading

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‘Elevation Festival’, Cranford Cross – 5th August. ____________________________________________________

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“Otherwordly Fayre & Ball”, Clovelly, 22nd July. _______________________________________________________

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Exmoor Pony Centre “Birthday Bash”, 30th July. _____________________________________________

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Alwington Flower & Crafts Festival, 21st-23rd July. _________________________________________

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‘Bideford Triathlon’, 13th August. ___________________________________________

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July’s Youth Page.

The game of life. The Olympics are a long way off. Mo Farah is still the face of meat supplements first, endurance running second, but when he leaves his bowl of high quality fungal protein alone and once again takes … Continue reading

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One hundred years ago; July 1917.

Of immediate interest this month is a Notice of Sale of the entire Appledore Gas Works. Established in 1874 on land in a field called Barn Close, which is part of Watertown in the Parish of Northam. The site, leasehold … Continue reading

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Buzz Byte – the Internet & the World Wide Web.

Most of us use it, but what is the World Wide Web (www)? Well it’s certainly not a giant sky-bound spider that cast its home over the Earth!! Though the Internet and the ‘web’ are often referred to as one … Continue reading

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Buzz Word – July.

The letter in June’s ‘Buzz Word’ – I am looking for information on the lane now known as May Hilder Way which is the footpath between Kingsley Terrace and Atlantic Way, Westward Ho! No one, not even Northam Town Council, … Continue reading

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Burton Art Gallery : July.

As if having Bagpuss, Ivor the Engine and the Clangers at the Burton last year wasn’t enough, we now can enjoy another children’s favourite – Roald Dahl’s ‘Big Friendly Giant‘! Children will love the 35 drawings by Quentin Blake of … Continue reading

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Book Buzz – July.

Events in Bideford Library. This year’s Summer Reading Challenge will be launched on Saturday 15th July ; the theme this year is Animal Agents. There will be lots of exciting events and activities going on at Bideford Library so join … Continue reading

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Bideford Cinema – July.

Friday 14 July – 28th July at 4.30pm daily at the Custom House: Cars 3. Saturday 22 July at 7.30pm at the Custom House: Churchill (PG), 98 mins. Friday 28 and Saturday 29 July at 7.30pm at the Custom House: … Continue reading

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July diary.

  Saturday 22nd 11am – midnight ‘Firefly fayre and ball’ at Clovelly Parish Hall. Tel 441999   Sunday 23rd. 10am- 7pm St Andrew’s Church, Alwington – Flower, Crafts, & Memorabilia Show. Monday 24th 10am-12pm Appledore Community Art Group at Appledore … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 147 (May/ June).

In port – Bideford Quay. None since last issue. In port – Yelland. Welsh Piper, 12/5. Bristol Channel Observations. 12/5 at 11.51 container vessel MSC Koroni, 48,244 tons d.w., owners Waldo Shipping Co Greece, outward bound from Avonmouth, having sailed … Continue reading

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