Category: News

DA news items

Events news (updated 3 Dec. 2018)

This page notifies recent additions and changes to events – both our own and selected external events. To keep up to date, you should also check the Notices page, where other news is reported....

Notices (updated 1 November 2018)

This is the place for notices and short news items that will be of interest to members of the DA. You may also wish to look at the Events news page where new events...

Special Membership Offer, 2018

We are pleased to announce a special membership offer to mark the publication of the 150th volume of our Report and Transactions. Limited offer open from 1 October 2018. Take advantage of this offer...

President’s Symposium, October 2018

Back to the Future: the Social Landscape of Devon Held at Petroc College, Tiverton on Saturday 6 October, and hosted by our 2018–19 President Dame Suzi Leather. As stated in the leaflet that was...

Could you be the next Honorary Secretary?

The Association is seeking a new Hon. Secretary to start in June 2019. The role provides a significant opportunity to influence the course of the Association at a time of rapid external change. The...

Royal Castle Hotel, Dartmouth. Venue for DA's annual conference 2018

156th Annual Conference, Dartmouth 2018

The Devonshire Association’s 156th Annual Conference and AGM was held at the Royal Castle Hotel and the Flavel Arts Centre in Dartmouth from Friday to Sunday, 1–3 June 2018. Rev. Peter Beacham OBE, Chairman...

DA Photographic Archive

The DA holds its own archive of historical material, mostly composed of group photographs at Annual Meetings and past Presidents, together with some other less formal images, dating from 1893 to 1982 with lots...

Report and Transactions 2017 – an overview

Volume 149 (2017) of the Devonshire Association’s annual Report and Transactions has been published, before the end of the year – the first time for many years that this target has been achieved. Thanks...

President’s Symposium, October 2017

The Making of the Devon Landscape Held on 14 October, hosted by our 2017-18 President, David Fursdon MA FRICS FRAgS, Lord Lieutenant of Devon. As the population of the UK, and indeed Devon, grows...

The DA’s new website (13 Oct 2017)

13 October 2017. We have launched our new website today to replace the one that had served the Association since 2012. It’s a great benefit to any membership organisation to have a website that’s...