Category: News

Annual Conference, Bideford 2022

After two years during which we were forced by COVID to hold our meetings online, we were pleased to hold our 2022 Annual Conference and AGM at the Royal Hotel in Bideford from Friday...

President’s Symposium, May 2022

The subject of our 2022 Symposium is Devon in 2050 Hosted by our 2021-22 President, Dr Robin Wootton PhD, FLS, Hon. FRES, it was held on Saturday 14 May 2022 at Petroc College, Tiverton....

Regarding COVID-19 (updated November 2021)

3 November 2021 Latest Statement on pandemic precautions The DA monitors advice on the SARS-CoV2 pandemic from a range of local, regional and national organisations. Our current guidelines for Branches and Sections are as...

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...

Videos of talks available

In response to requests from members, we have recorded many of the recent Zoom talks given as part of the Association’s Monthly Lecture Series and to the Association’s Branches and Sections and these are...

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 was held by videoconference on Saturday 3rd October 2020 at 11 a.m. Agenda Statement from the Chair regarding the temporary amendment to the quorum (Rule 22)....

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...