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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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Visit to Hestercombe Gardens (E Devon Branch)

Wed. 15 September 2021 at 11:45 am
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
near Taunton, Somerset TA2 8LQ
£14

A visit to Hestercombe Gardens near Taunton. The broad plan is to arrive at about 11:45, have a wander about and then have a picnic lunch together (for those who want to and depending…

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Haytor Granite Tramway walk (S Devon Branch)

Thu. 16 September 2021 at 2:00 pm
£6

A guided downhill walk along Templer's Granite Tramway from Haytor through Yarner Wood to Lowerdown (near Bovey Tracey). During the three mile walk, interesting features such as the sidings, the milestones, passing places, names…

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Ethics in Media Medicine (Tavistock Branch)

Fri. 17 September 2021 at 7:30 pm
Online, (see text for details)
Free

To be held by Zoom video conferencing. Dr Lucy Obolensky will give a talk entitled “Ethics in Media Medicine, working on the Blue Planet series and Global Health”. Important notes To join this meeting…

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A guided walk around Lydford (Tavistock Branch)

Mon. 27 September 2021 at 11:15 am
Castle Inn Lydford, Devon EX20 4BH
£5

Announcing a guided walk around Lydford: the Saxon town defences, Norman earthworks, castle and church. Lydford has a remarkable history much of which is still evident on the ground. This visit will explore the…

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Guided walk around Tavistock (Plymouth Branch)

Wed. 29 September 2021 at 2:00 pm
Tavistock Town Hall, Bedford Square
Tavistock, Devon PL19 0AE
Free

A guided walk around the town, entitled Tavistock - one thousand years of history to be led by historian and archaeologist Andrew Thompson. Meet outside the Town Hall at 2 pm. There is no…

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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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AGM 2021 (Tavistock Branch)

Sat. 2 October 2021 at 2:00 pm
Tavistock Guildhall Tavistock, Devon PL19 0AE
Free

Tavistock and West Devon Branch Annual General Meeting The Tavistock and West Devon Branch of The Devonshire Association invites all Branch members to its Annual General Meeting, to be held in Tavistock Guildhall at…

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Exeter Cathedral Lady Chapel and Bishop’s Palace Garden (Exeter Branch)

Wed. 6 October 2021 at 2:00 pm
Exeter Cathedral
£5

A guided tour of Exeter Cathedral's Lady Chapel and the Bishop’s Palace Garden. Meet at 2 pm at the Welcome/Entry Desk just inside the Cathedral (West End).

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Soil: A cornerstone of life (E Devon Branch)

Fri. 8 October 2021 at 2:30 pm
Manor Pavilion Theatre, Sidmouth, Manor Road
Sidmouth, Devon EX10 8RP
£2

A talk “Soil: A Cornerstone of Life” to be given by Dr Kate Schofield in partnership with the Sidmouth Science Festival. Dr Schofield is a biogeochemist and soil scientist at the University of Plymouth,…

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The History of Cartoons (Tavistock Branch)

Fri. 15 October 2021 at 7:30 pm
Tavistock Parish Centre, 5a Plymouth Road
Tavistock, PL19 8AU

Professor Ian Barclay will give a talk entitled "The History of Cartoons, the social impact on society from ancient cave art to modern media". Please note that whilst it is hoped that the Branch…

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