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December 2021

Babbacombe Pottery (S Devon Branch)

Thu. 9 December 2021 at 2:15 pm
Newton’s Place, 43 Wolborough St
Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 1JQ
£2 – £4

A talk by Brian Lownds-Pateman about Babbacombe Pottery, his family business. It was started by his grandfather in 1921 who provided a printing and photography service before he began making red pottery jars filled…

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Birdwatching on a cosmic scale (Geology Section)

Thu. 9 December 2021 at 7:30 pm
Online, (see text for details)

To be held by Zoom video conferencing. A talk “Birdwatching on a cosmic scale” to be given by Dr Daniel Field (University of Cambridge). Daniel Field’s research bridges the worlds of palaeontology and evolutionary…

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Talk by David Carter (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 10 December 2021 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

Due to the postponement of the live talk ("Torrington through Time") by Emily Wapshott due to be held on this date, we have a late program change which I believe members will appreciate. David…

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Devon’s Wildlife, Shore to Moor (Tavistock Branch)

Fri. 10 December 2021 at 7:30 pm
Tavistock Parish Centre, 5a Plymouth Road
Tavistock, PL19 8AU

John Walters will give a talk entitled "Shore to Moor, an overall view on wildlife as seen by a wildlife photographer and ecology consultant". The talk will use photographs and field sketches to explore…

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Organ Music for Christmas at Buckfast Abbey

Thu. 16 December 2021 at 2:00 pm
Buckfast Abbey Church, Buckfast, Devon

In chordis et organo: a celebration of organ music for Christmas to be presented by David Davies at Buckfast Abbey Church. David Davies trained as an organist, pianist and conductor at Eton College, at…

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January 2022

The Kingdom of Dumnonia (E Devon Branch)

Fri. 14 January 2022 at 2:30 pm
Manor Pavilion Theatre, Sidmouth, Manor Road
Sidmouth, Devon EX10 8RP
£2 – £3

A talk “The Kingdom of Dumnonia c. AD 400–700” to be given by Derek Gore (University of Exeter). Entrance fee: DA members £2, non-members £3.

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AGM 2022 (Geology Section)

Sat. 15 January 2022 at 10:30 am
Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Road
Torquay, Devon TQ1 1HG

The Geology Section AGM to be followed by a talk “Geology in the Falklands” by Dr Richard Porter (incoming Geology Section Chair).

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AGM 2022 (S Devon Branch)

Thu. 20 January 2022 at 2:15 pm
Newton’s Place, 43 Wolborough St
Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 1JQ

Branch Annual General Meeting and Quiz.

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Hidden Cities Project (Exeter Branch)

Thu. 20 January 2022 at 2:30 pm
Online, (see text for details)

To be held by Zoom video conferencing. A talk about the Hidden Cities Project by Dr Kate Osborne and Professor Fabrizio Nervola (University of Exeter). ‘Hidden Cities’ is a European project aimed at bringing…

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The History of Bideford Grammar School (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 21 January 2022 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery & Museum, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
£1 – £3

A talk “The History of Bideford Grammar School and some of its notable characters” to be given by Ray Auvray who was born in Bideford, attended the Grammar School and went on to teaching…

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Charcoal Burning and Stave Basket Making (Tavistock Branch)

Fri. 21 January 2022 at 7:30 pm
Tavistock Parish Centre, 5a Plymouth Road
Tavistock, PL19 8AU

A talk: Charcoal Burning and Stave Basket Making Details to follow shortly. Please note that whilst it is hoped that the Branch will be in a position to resume meeting in the Tavistock Parish…

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AGM 2022 (Lit & Art Section)

Sat. 22 January 2022 at 2:30 pm
Boniface Centre, Crediton, East of the Parish Church
Crediton, Devon EX17 2AH

Section Annual General Meeting.

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