Brave swimmers are being urged to take part in a Boxing Day dip at Westward Ho! and raise money for local charities.
What Christmas events are happening in North Devon this weekend? Check out our handy guide here for some weekend inspiration.
Will festive video go viral? St Michael’s Nursery in Barnstaple is racking up the social media views for its Christmas video debut
The Gazette has been along to review Beauty and the Beast at the Queen’s Theatre in Barnstaple – have you got your tickets yet?
One of Father Christmas’ cheeky elves will be causing family-friendly mayhem in Bideford tonight (Tuesday) as part of the town’s late night shopping event.
Appledore officially switched its Christmas lights on for the first time on Friday after years of campaigning for festive decorations.
Bideford Christmas Lights were switched on yesterday (Sunday) with a festive explosion of Santas on the Run, street entertainment and more.
It has been a great start to our Give a Gift Christmas Foodbank Appeal, but we need as much help as possible
Will you be wearing a festive woolly pulley for charity on Friday, December 8?
Ilfracombe Lions Club has become the first Combe Christmas sponsor to get their very own light in the High Street
Arlington Christmas is coming to life this December, with lots to see and do for all ages
Great Torrington was transformed into Whoville yesterday (Saturday) to celebrate the Christmas lights switch on - check out our photos from the day here.
What’s your favourite shop window in Barnstaple this year? Or anywhere else in North Devon? Do share your pictures with us
Festive stalls, crafts, gifts and much more at The Cedars Inn on Sunday( December 3)
Gazette readers always come through in style and our Give a Gift Appeal needs your help again this year to make Christmas a little easier for those in need
Check out our at-a-glance guide to Christmas food markets in North Devon and find out where you can stock up on local treats during the festive period.
The smell of pine and festive foliage will lead you to the Church Park Flowers pop-up shop in Butchers Row, Barnstaple, until December 23.
Westward Ho! will be lighting up for Christmas at its first ever switch on event on Saturday.
Appledore has waited many years for its festoon lighting, and now it will be celebrating with a big Christmas switch on this week.
Ilfracombe and Woolacombe youngsters get festive for Ragamuffin’s Reindeer Rock
Scenes from the start of Ilfracombe Christmas 2017 - with new festive lights to boot
Arts and crafts galore at the Swimbridge Christmas Fair on Saturday (November 25)
Councils have clubbed together to provide free parking in Bideford, Torrington and Holsworthy during the Christmas run-up.
Green Lanes Shopping Centre is hosting plenty of festive fun this yuletide season
The Wicked Witch cast an evil spell over Gazette towers today (Wednesday) and is threatening to curse those who don’t book to see Beauty and the Beast.
Barnstaple celebrated its Christmas light switch on event on Sunday as crowds gathered to watch the town glitter and sparkle.
Where can you see the Christmas lights switched on in North Devon? Here is our guide to all the festive events happening around the region - and it all kicks off this week!
Don’t miss Ilfracombe’s festive extravaganza on the weekend of November 24-26
Can you help RGB collect gifts for children at Children’s Hospice South West?
Fancy taking part in the 2km Santas on the Run race for Children’s Hospice South West? Find out when registration closes here.
Torrington will be turning into Whoville this Christmas, with a special Grinch-inspired Christmas fayre planned by the Chamber of Trade.
When do Bideford’s Christmas lights get switched on? Find out everything you need to know about the Bideford light switch on event, including timings on the day, here.
When does the Christmas late night shopping start in Barnstaple this year? Find out when you can grab some festive gifts in the town here.
Who is turning on the Christmas lights in Barnstaple this year? What time with the Barnstaple Christmas light switch on take place? Everything you need to know about the event here.
BBC Radio Devon’s Gordon Sparks, a 27-foot high Christmas tree and new lights will feature at this year’s festivities in South Molton Pannier Market
James Webster, 24, has transformed Josie’s in Bideford into a festive wonderland, with late night shopping every week.
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