Category: News

DA news items

Notices (updated 14 Oct 2021)

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...

Events news (updated 13 Sep 2021)

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....

Annual General Meeting 2021

FROM THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE Notice of the Annual General Meeting 2021 and the Presidential Address August 2021 Dear Member As you will be aware, the DA’s Executive Committee took the decision to cancel the...

Regarding COVID-19 (updated August 2021)

4 August 2021 Latest updates 2020/21/22 Conference The continuing pandemic caused us to postpone our annual conference in Bideford for the second time. It is now planned to take place in 2022; details will...

Videos of talks available

In response to requests from members, we have recorded many of the recent Zoom talks given to the Association’s Branches and Sections and these are listed in the table below. The links in the...

Videos of talks available

In response to requests from members, we are now recording some of the Zoom talks given to the Association’s Branches and Sections. Access to the talks is restricted to DA members only and all...

President’s Symposium, October 2020

Valuing and Restoring Nature. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic we were unable to hold the 2020 symposium in the normal format, but it went ahead in a “virtual” form. It was curated by Clare...

Annual General Meeting 2020

THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of The Devonshire Association will be held by videoconference on Saturday 3rd October 2020 at 11 a.m.   Agenda Statement from the Chair regarding the temporary amendment to the quorum...

From the Chair 14. Porch

A series of fourteen short pieces written during the first 2020 coronavirus lockdown by our Chair, Dr Sue Andrew, musing on discoveries made during excursions from her Tavistock home. For a continuation series that...