Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Jubilee success at Bishops Tawton

PUBLISHED: 10:38 13 October 2012

The proceeds of Bishops Tawton's successful Jubilee events are presented outside the Chichester Arms in the village.

The proceeds of Bishops Tawton's successful Jubilee events are presented outside the Chichester Arms in the village.

Archant

Local charities benefit from village celebration.

JUBILEE celebrations at Bishops Tawton in Barnstaple have raised £1,700 for two worthy local causes.

The whole community turned out to support the street party in the village and proceeds have been divided between North Devon Hospice and the 5th North Devon (Bishops Tawton) Scout Group.

The money is particularly welcome to the scouts, who will carry out much-needed refurbishment to the local scout hut.

The Jubilee event was organised by a committee of residents, supported by the Chichester Arms and Three Pigeons pubs, with a free live concert at the Chichester on the day. Organisers would like to thank all who gave support and donations.

Other News Stories

Controversial plans to transform Knapp House caravan site into a woodland holiday park are set to be decided on next month.

Read more
59 minutes ago

Clucky hen finds a new home with rescue charity after being discovered shivering on a North Devon road

Read more
11:36

Jacqui Footman is looking forward to being part of South Molton Town Council

Read more
11:00

Action is needed to prevent an ageing population and not enough workers crippling North Devon’s economy in the future, says North Devon Council

Read more

Apprentices at the Bideford-based social enterprise will learn new skills to get back into work.

Read more
Yesterday, 19:07

North Devon had some hope after claims no decision had been made, but the latest comments suggest the closure of RMB Chivenor will still happen

Read more
Yesterday, 15:44

Channel 4 star hoping to save households hundreds of pounds at village hall event

Read more
Yesterday, 12:08

Communities in North Devon are rallying round today (Monday) to start the clean-up after being hit by flash flooding yesterday.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:40

Four hungry contestants took on the brand new ‘Macho Nacho’ eating challenge at the Custom House in Barnstaple - watch how the got on here.

Read more
Sunday, January 21, 2018

Combe Martin was among many places hit by flash flooding on Sunday morning – but villagers turned out in their droves to help

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 10°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications