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July 2020

Cancelled: Visit to Northam Burrows (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 3 July 2020 at 2:00 pm
£4

This event has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. See our dedicated page for the latest information. A guided walk of Northam Burrows led by Michael Day, Burrows Ranger. It is hoped to…

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October 2020

Talk: Devon’s Woollen Cloth Industry, and AGM 2020 (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 16 October 2020 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing Dr Todd Gray FRHistS, MBE, will talk on “Devon’s Woollen Cloth Industry”. Exeter's centuries-old woollen cloth trade may be a surprise to some. Now consigned to history,…

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November 2020

Appledore Smuggling and Shipwrecks (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 20 November 2020 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing David Carter, genealogist, director of Docton Court Gallery, and author of three books on Appledore’s history, presents: ‘Appledore Smuggling and Shipwrecks – The Truth’. We’ve all heard…

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December 2020

Black lives matter – Racism and the legacy of slavery (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 11 December 2020 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing Peter Reid MSc, MA, Educational Consultant VSO, Secretary of the Plymouth Ghana Link (a charity developing inter-cultural activities between Plymouth and Sekondi-Takoradi Ghana). The two cities that…

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January 2021

The impact of COVID-19 on the farming sector in Devon (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 15 January 2021 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing Andrew Butler; National Farmers Union - Devon County Adviser – ‘The impact of COVID-19 on the farming sector in Devon’. He makes a return ‘visit’ to our…

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February 2021

The OkeRail and the Connect Bude campaign (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 19 February 2021 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing The OkeRail and the Connect Bude campaign to reconnect Bude and Holsworthy to the National Railway Network Richard Wolfenden-Brown, Chair of ‘Connect Bude’ and Dr Michael Ireland…

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March 2021

Committee Meeting – open to DA members only (Bideford Branch)

Mon. 15 March 2021 at 6:30 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing The committee will welcome all DA members to join us. We are presently looking for members of the DA who would like to take part in helping…

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Prospects for Lundy Island (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 26 March 2021 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing Michael Williams as General Manager of the Lundy Island Company will be talking about the future prospects for Lundy Island, post Covid-19. This will include the MS…

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May 2021

Talk: Harland & Wolff (Appledore) and AGM 2021 (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 28 May 2021 at 2:00 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

Postponed from 9 April due to unforeseen business reasons. To be held by Zoom video conferencing John Wood, CEO of InfraStrata will be talking about Harland & Wolff (Appledore). He sees “Appledore playing a…

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June 2021

Islam and the work of Exeter Mosque and the Muslim community of Devon (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 25 June 2021 at 2:30 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing Islam and the work of Exeter Mosque and the Muslim community of Devon - Imam Kawsar Ahmed and Yousuf Hindess, Community Outreach - Exeter Mosque Management Team.…

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September 2021

A guided walk along Lord Rolle’s Canal from Annery Kiln to Sea Lock (Bideford Branch)

Sun. 5 September 2021 at 2:30 pm
£2

The Sea Lock of the Rolle Canal is being returned to its former glory thanks to an ambitious restoration project led by The Rolle Canal and Northern Devon Waterways Society.  This guided walk of…

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October 2021

The Way of the Wharves (Bideford Branch)

Fri. 1 October 2021 at 2:00 pm
Burton Art Gallery & Museum, Kingsley Road
Bideford, Devon EX39 2QQ
£1 – £3

A Bideford Arts project. The speaker Michael Teare leads the WOTW team. He is a marine ecologist and is passionate about maritime history. The Way of the Wharves charity was established in 2020 to…

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