Events from 26/11/15 to 02/12/15

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 26

BINGO: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 7.30pm, all welcome.

TAI CHI: Weekly classes, Qigong & Yang style, the Arts Centre, Bideford Quay, 7-8pm, all welcome, info 07747 833490.

ART FOR LEISURE & PLEASURE: St Johns Community Hall, Rose Lane (Tesco), Barnstaple, 1.30-4pm, every Thursday, info David on 07964 250436.

LIFE DRAWING CLASS: Bideford Arts Centre (next to post office), 7-9pm, all levels and abilities welcome, tuition available, just turn up or call Fiona Balfour 01237 425163.

BALLROOM: Dance classes, St Peters Church Hall, Fremington, beginners 7-8pm, improvers 8-10pm, info 01271 860145.

LUNCH CLUB: The Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 12.30-2.30pm, every week, info 01237 478734.

AIKIDO CLUB: Bucks Cross Village Hall, 7.30-9pm for adults, 01237 441527.

TAI CHI: St Brannocks Rooms, Braunton, 11.30am-12.30pm, all welcome.

SOCIAL TENNIS: Every Tuesday and Thursday, Ilfracombe Tennis Club, Bicclescombe Park, 9.30am-12.30pm, with refreshment break, all welcome, call 07879 882877 or email gary.tovey@gmail.com for more information.

DUPLICATE BRIDGE: Every Thursday, Holy Trinity Church Hall, V Westward Ho!, friendly club, 6.45pm start, more info 01237 470990.

FEEL BETTER WITH A BOOK: Reading group with a difference, Ilfracombe Library 10-11.30am, listen to stories & poems read aloud, share your thoughts with others, no reading required

BIDEFORD WALK: Along Tarka Trail, meet every Thursday at Clarence Wharf car park, part of Torridge Walk & Talk (Walking for Health), all welcome, more info Steve 01237 421528.

HEALING: Barnstaple Christian Spiritualist Church, Higher Church Street, 7-8pm.

FREMINGTON SINGERS: Fremington Methodist Church, Old School Lane, doors 7.30pm, £4, info 01271 268094.

TORRINGTON CRAFT GROUP: Every Thursday, Methodist Church Hall, Torrington, share ideas, hold workshops & enjoy company, 1-4pm, £2 inc tea & coffee, more info 01805 622650.

JIGGY WRIGGLERS: Musical activity group for babies, toddlers & pre-schoolers, Bideford Sea Cadets hall, Park Lane, 10am, refreshments, more info www.jiggywrigglers.com

TARKA VALLEY RAILWAY: Volunteers meet every Thursday at Torrington Station, aka The Puffing Billy, for restoration & track laying, new members welcome, info 07881 905260.

BEFRIENDERS: Weekly Activity Afternoon for the over 65s, now at Tyrrell Hospital, Ilfracombe, 2.30-4pm, enjoy a craft or learn something new, plus hot drinks & tea cakes.

MAKIN' WAVES: Line dancing, beginners class & 'golden oldie' session, weekly, 7.30pm, Northam Hall, info 01271 860116 or 07463 980265.

MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE: Class for adults, weekly, Bluelights Hall, Appledore, 10.30-11.30am, all abilities welcome, first class free, more info 07825 440408.

BAND REHEARSAL: Bideford Town Band, weekly at the Band room, Victoria Park, 7.45pm Senior Band. More info 01237 475653.

TAI CHI: Chubb Churchill, East-the-Water 10.30-11.30am; Torrington Hospital 12noon-1pm & 1-2pm; Plough Arts Centre 2.15-3.15.

WORKOUT: Seated exercise for over 60s, Westward Ho! Baptist Church Hall, 2-3pm, info 01237 474689.

NORTHAM MEN'S FORUM: Weekly, Northam Methodist Church Hall, talks from various speakers, 10.15am-12noon, more info 01237 476201.

BARNSTAPLE CAMERA CLUB: Methodist Church Hall, Rhododendron Avenue, 7.30pm, info www.barnstaplecameraclub.co.uk

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING: Westleigh Village Hall 7.30pm, have fun and exercise, no partner needed, info 01237 473801.

SEE HEAR ON WHEELS: Help and advice for those with sight/hearing loss from mobile service. Lynton Town Hall 10am-12noon; Tiverton Lowman Green 2-4pm.

ATLANTIC FLOWER CLUB: Floral demonstrations, Appledore Church Rooms, every fourth Thursday of the month, 2pm, all welcome, info 01237 421911.

BINGO: Tawstock Village Hall, 7 for 7.30pm, meat dinners & Christmas prizes, draw & liners, all welcome.

TALK: 'Two Moors Threatened Butterfly Project', with Simon Phelps, Lynmouth Pavilion, 7-8.30pm, tea & coffee.

CHRISTMAS FAYRE: Bishops Nympton Parish Hall, 3.30-6.30pm, stalls, gifts, competitions, raffle, hamper draw, crafts and Father Christmas, hosted by the primary school PTA.

PETE BRUNTNELL BAND: With Dave Boquist, the Red Barn, Woolacombe, 9pm approx.

WIRE WORKSHOP: Swimbridge Jubilee Hall, 6.30-9.30pm, make wire Christmas decorations, book on 07796 007264 or ruthyb23@hotmail.com

THE ENERGY DEBATE: Fracking, nuclear and/or renewables, what do you think? Bring your questions for the panel to Petroc's Lecture Theatre, Brannams campus, Roundswell, 7.30pm. Email questions in advance to a.obrien@petroc.ac.uk

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27

COUNTRY MARKET: Northam Leisure Centre, weekly, 9am-12noon.

QUIZ NIGHT: Appledore Community and Sports Assn, teams up to six, £1 per person, cash prizes and snowball draw, 8pm.

WHIST DRIVE: Royal Hotel, Market/Bude Street, Appledore, all welcome, 2.30pm.

BALLROOM & LATIN: Dance, Sticklepath Methodist Church Hall, 8-10pm, 01271 860145.

BOWLS: Appledore Short Mat Bowling Club, weekly at Appledore Community Hall, 2pm.

ENGLISH COUNTRY DANCING: With Bideford Ceilidh Club, now at Northam Hall, 8pm, all ages/abilities welcome, with or without partner, info 01237 476632.

BAGUAZHANG: Weekly Chinese martial art classes, Northam Community Centre, 8-9.15pm, info Alex 07747 833490.

LUNCH CLUB: Happy Café, Westward Ho!, £4.50 for two set courses, served from 1-2pm, booking essential on 07773 679559.

BINGO: Sticklepath School, Barnstaple, 7.30pm, jackpot, liners & meat prizes, for local charities, all welcome.

TORRIDGE TABLE TENNIS CLUB: Bideford Youth Centre, 2.30-4.30pm, new members welcome, info 01237 477932.

OUT AND ABOUT: Bideford 'out and about' community minibus group trip, to join in call Karl on 01271 540680.

BOWLS: Roll ups at North Devon leisure Centre with ND Indoor Bowls Club, 9.30am, also Mondays, call 01271 342679.

FREE ART CLASSES: For over 50s, Bideford Art Centre, 1.30-4.30pm, call 07590 776040 to book place, also Oct 9.

LIVE MUSIC: Weekly, The Champ, Appledore, 9pm.

CRAFT, CHAT & COFFEE: Kingsley Hall, 10am-12noon, every fortnight, all welcome, info 01237 421274/422492.

OPEN MIC NIGHT: The Coach & Horses, Market Street, Appledore, fourth Fri each month, 8.30pm.

QUIZ NIGHT: Skern Lodge, Appledore, 7.30pm, for Cancer Research UK, info/tickets from 01237 421461.

BARNSTAPLE ROCK 'N' ROLL CLUB: Wrey Arms, Sticklepath, last Fri each month, free entry, guests DJs, occasional trade stalls, all welcome, info 07899 701498.

LIGHT UP A LIFE: First service, for Children's Hospice and North Devon Hospice, St Martin's URC, Bude, 7pm.

PILTON CINEMA: Pilton Church Hall, film Still Alice, 7.45pm, £4 or 'couples' £6, info www.piltoncinema.org

AUCTION: Of gifts & promises, Buckland Brewer Village Hall, auctioneer David Kivell, viewing from 7.30pm, 8pm start, free entry, nibbles & bar, more info 01237 451822.

DAVID BOWIE: Tribute act, the Cedars Inn, Bickington.

STARS & ANGELS: Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe, 7pm, also Saturday, Rebecca Varley Dance Academy students performing extracts from the Nutcracker and Wicked, plus ballet, tap contemporary, modern and musical theatre numbers, tickets from 01271 324242.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 28

BINGO: Barton Road Community Centre, Whiddon Valley, Barnstaple, 7.30pm, for local charities.

MARKET DAY: Bideford Pannier Market 8am-3pm.

CLAIRVOYANCE: Barnstaple Christian Spiritualist Church, Higher Church Street, 7.30pm.

WHIST DRIVE: Weekly, Northam Square Hall, 7pm, new players welcome, £1.50 to include tea and a happy evening.

CAR BOOT SALE: Weekly, Bideford football ground, 8-11am, info 07724 168119.

CAR BOOT SALE: Landkey showground (opposite golf course), 1-4pm, £6 sellers, £1 parking, no buyers before 1pm, sellers 11am, info 07802 176993.

CLAIRVOYANCE: Bideford Centre of Light, Hart Street, 6.30pm.

THE WILD HATTERS: Live music at The Joiners Arms, Bideford, 9.30pm.

OPEN CHRISTMAS EXHIBITION: Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, more than 200 works by local artists, Christmas gift ideas. To exhibit, contact the Burton or download a form from www.burtonartgallery.co.uk before Nov 21.

CHRISTMAS COFFEE MORNING: 5 Francis Drive, Westward Ho! 10.30am, for the David Rundle Trust (Help for Rwanda).

TATTING: Knotted Lace Craft Group, High Bickington, 10.30am-3.30pm. Bring packed lunch, info 01769 560805.

VOLUNTEER COFFEE MORNING: Appledore Lifeboat Station, 10am-12noon, recruiting more volunteers, come along and find out how you might be able to help.

CRIB FESTIVAL: George Nympton Church, displays of more than 50 nativity sets from around the world, also open Sunday, all welcome.

CHRISTMAS FAYRE: Bishops Tawton Village Hall, 2pm, stalls, refreshments and Father Christmas, hosted by St John the Baptist Church.

CHRISTMAS BINGO: Northam Community Centre, eyes down 2.15pm, for the chemo appeal.

CRAFT FAIR: Lavington Church, Bridgeland Street, Bideford, 10am-4pm, free entry, light refreshments.

COFFEE POT SHOP: For over 55s, last sat of month, the Conservatory, Sanctuary Housing, Water Lane Close, Newport, 10.30am.

CRAFT & TABLE TOP SALE: Black Torrington Village Hall, 10am-12noon.

CHRISTMAS ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR: Swimbridge Jubilee Hall & Jack Russell Inn, 10am-4pm, wide range of local crafts and gifts, more info 01271 830311.

TABLE TOP SALE: Alwington Village Hall, Fairy Cross, set up from 8am, doors 9am-12.30pm, £1 entry, £5 per table, pre-book on 01237 451544.

BROCKABILLY: Live music at First In, Last Out, Bideford, 8.30pm.

EXMOOR CAROLERS: Carols traditional, modern and original from this popular singing group, St Peter's Church, Twitchen, 4.30pm, refreshments, retiring collection.

FESTIVAL OF CAROLS: South Molton Town Hall, with Exmoor Carolers, hosted by Wren Music Trust, start 8pm.

CHRISTMAS FAYRE: Braunton Parish Hall, stalls, games, tombola, raffle & much more, for St Brannock's Church.

HEART CENTRE OPEN DAY: Combe Martin, 10am-4pm, meet a range of therapists, children's entertainment, refreshments - come along and find out more.

FOOD & DRINK WEEKEND: Wyevale Garden Centre, Ashford, also Sunday, festive food & drink to inspire your Christmas. Father Christmas arrives 10am.

CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR: St John the Baptist Church, Witheridge, stalls, ceramics, decorations, honey, cards & more, from 10am. Info 01884 860612.

CHRISTMAS COFFEE MORNING: St Mary's Church Hall, Appledore, 10am-12.30pm, lots of stalls, mince pies, refreshments, hosted by Appledore Brownies & St Mary's Church.

CHRISTMAS FAYRE: Bideford Town Band bandroom, Victoria Park, 10am-12noon.

CLIMATE MARCH: Meet at Kingsley statue, Victoria Park, Bideford, 11am, more info 01837 811570.

MEET & GREET: Coffee morning, Fremington Methodist Church, 10am-12noon, for Dogs Helping Kids, raffle, stalls, come and find out more about this local charity.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29

QUIZ NIGHT: For North Devon Cancer Care, Lacey's Ale & Cider House, Mill Street, Bideford, 8pm, info 01237 473798.

BIDEFORD SALVATION ARMY: Bideford Baptist Church, every Sunday 3-4pm, all welcome.

DIVINE SERVICE: Barnstaple Christian Spiritualist Church, Higher Church Street, 6.30pm.

BRAUNTON SERVICES: 9.45am Parish Eucharist, followed by coffee at St Brannocks Rooms. 6.30pm Advent Carol Service.

TAI CHI: Ilfracombe Trinity Rooms, Church Road, 10.15-11.15am, all welcome.

BIDEFORD SERVICES: St Mary's Church, 8am Holy Communion; 10am Parish Communion; 7pm Evensong.

BINGO & QUIZ NIGHT: First In, Last Out, Clovelly Road, Bideford. Eyes down 4pm, quiz night with jackpot 8pm, all welcome.

CAR BOOT SALE: Pottington, every Sunday, 1-4pm, sellers from 11am, £6 per car, strictly no dogs, £1 parking, info 07802 176993.

DIVINE SERVICE: Bideford Centre of Light, Hart Street, 6.30pm.

OPEN MIC/QUIZ: Open mic from 3-6pm; Quiz Night 9pm, The Joiners Arms, and Bideford.

CHARITY CAR BOOT SALE: Tesco, Rose Lane, Barnstaple, every Sunday 10am-2pm, sellers from 9am, for Diabetes UK and British Heart Foundation, info 07999 445489.

LIGHT UP A LIFE: First service, for North Devon Hospice, Stoke Church, Hartland, 3pm.

EXMOOR CAROLLERS: Concert with popular carol-singing group, St John the Baptist, Witheridge, 4pm.

CHRISTMAS FAYRE: Torrington, 12noon-6pm, food and craft market, Christmas lights switch-on, Rodeo Reindeer, Torrington Silver Band, Streetz, Father Christmas and performances from local groups.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30

FUN QUIZ NIGHT: The White Hart, Bideford, 7.30pm, cash & prizes, £1 per person, supporting local charities.

TAI CHI & QIGONG: Weekly classes, Blue Lights Hall, Appledore, 7.30-9pm, all welcome, info 07747 833490.

TAI CHI: Adult Learning Centre, Ilfracombe, 10.30-11.30am, all welcome.

AIKIDO CLUB: Bucks Cross Village Hall, 7.30-9pm for adults, 01237 441527.

BREAKAWAY SOCIAL CLUB: Meets Mondays evenings, for adults with learning/physical disabilities, please call 01237 475051 for full details.

US SOCIAL GROUP: For over 40s singles, The Panniers, Barnstaple, from 8pm, call 01271 813153/374048 or just drop in.

LET'S DANCE JIVE: Modern jive classes, Ex-services & Social Club, St Georges Road, Barnstaple, beginners 8pm, intermediates 9.30, dancing until 11pm, no partner required, more info 07817 144292.

APPLEDORE SINGERS: Appledore Baptist Church, all ladies welcome, 7.15-9pm, more info 01237 420652.

KNIT & MIX: Social knitting group, Barnstaple Library, 2-4pm.

ADULT BALLET CLASSES: The Meeting Hall, Ilfracombe Rebecca Varley Dance Academy, 11-11.45am.

WAR GAMING CLUB: Weekly at St Johns Hall, Barnstaple Tesco (Rose Lane), from 7pm, and multiple systems supported inc War hammer, X-Wing & Infinity.

WHIST DRIVE: Weekly, Griggs Close, Northam, new players very welcome, £1 to include tea, raffle and laughter.

BAND REHEARSAL: Bideford Town Band, weekly at the Band room, Victoria Park, 6.30pm beginners and Training Band; 7.45pm Senior Band. More info 01237 475653.

APPLEDORE ART GROUP: Friendly group meets 10am weekly, Appledore Community Hall, attendance £2 inc refreshment, all very welcome, more info 01237 425541.

TAI CHI: Blue Lights Hall, Vernons Lane, Appledore, 7.30-9pm, info 07747 833490.

BRAUNTON CAMERA CLUB: Weekly, The Fortescue House Club, Wrafton Road, Braunton, 7.30-10pm, call 01271 379940 or visit www.quillstring.co.uk/bcc

FREMINGTON BINGO: The Parish Hall, for Fremington Youth Football, eyes down 7.30pm.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1

HAPPY HOUR TUESDAY: Weekly fellowship meeting at Barnstaple Salvation Army hall, Oakleigh Road, 2-3.30pm, all welcome.

FUN & FELLOWSHIP: Bideford Salvation Army, Bideford Baptist Church Upper Hall, 2-3.30pm.

BINGO: Bideford & District Angling Club, corner of Honestone Street, eyes down 7.30pm.

COFFEE MORNING & LUNCHES: Lavington Church, Bideford, 10am-1.15pm.

COFFEE MORNING: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, meet new friends and chat, activities and facilities to suit all abilities, 10am-12.30pm.

BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES: Inc modern sequence, qualified teacher, Filleigh Village Hall, every Tues & Wed, all welcome, call 01769 572384 for more details & class times.

KNIT & NATTER: Costa Coffee, Barnstaple High Street, informal and friendly group with knitters and crocheters of all ages and abilities, every Tuesday from 5.15-7.30pm.

TARKA MORRIS MEN: Bideford Amateur Athletics Club, 8pm, new members welcome, 01237 476632.

BOWLS: Appledore Short Mat Bowling Club, weekly at Appledore Community Hall, 7pm.

TAI CHI: Drop in lesson for beginners, Imperial Hotel, Ilfracombe, 3-4pm, all welcome.

SOCIAL TENNIS: Every Tuesday and Thursday, Ilfracombe Tennis Club, Bicclescombe Park, 9.30am-12.30pm, with refreshment break, all welcome, call 07879 882877 or email gary.tovey@gmail.com.

VINTAGE MARKET: Torrington Pannier Market, handmade crafts, foods, retro & vintage clothes, lace, jewellery & more.

BRIDGE MEETING: Fremington Parish Hall, 2-4.30pm, every Tuesday, all welcome, call 01271 327645 for more info.

BEGINNERS BRIDGE: Bishops Tawton Village Hall, every Tuesday, 2-4pm, info 01271 343394.

BOWLS: Kingsley Indoor Bowls Club, Edwards Drive, Westward Ho!, new members welcome, equipment & coaching supplied, info 01237 472507.

YOGA: Bideford Methodist Hall, beginners 5.45pm, intermediate 7.30, info 07968 898847.

FUN QUIZ: The Chill Bar, Ilfracombe, 9pm, plus raffle, proceeds to Ilfracombe play park equipment.

BAND REHEARSAL: Bideford Town Band, weekly at the Band room, Victoria Park, 6.30pm beginners and Training Band. More info 01237 475653.

HEALING: Bideford Centre of Light, Hart Street, by SNU trained healers, 10-11.45am, all welcome.

U3A ART GROUP: Mixed ability 10am-12noon, Blue Lights Hall, Appledore. Info 01237 471484.

DANCE & MOVEMENT: Class, Blue Lights Hall, Appledore, 10.30-11.30am, info 07825 440408, weekly.

TAI CHI: Northam Community Hall 11.45am-12.45pm; Loxhore Village Hall 6-7pm.

TAI CHI: YMCA Centre, South Molton, 3-4pm, info 01805 622666.

STRICTLY BEGINNERS: Dance class, Bishops Nympton Hall, 6.15pm, info 01769 550555.

BIDEFORD CAMERA CLUB: Chubb Churchill Community Centre, East-the-Water, 7pm, all welcome, see www.bidefordcameraclub.co.uk for programme.

SALSA PARTNER DANCING: Every Tuesday, Barnstaple Conservative Club, singles & couples welcome, no experience needed, 7.15pm absolute beginners; 7.45pm beginners; 8.30pm freestyle; 9pm improvers. * Absolute beginners free in Sept/Oct.

ILFRACOMBE WALKERS: Meet 9.30am Lidl for car share to Holdstone Down for circular walk, info 01271 862342.

FOLK OPEN MIC: The Champ, Appledore, 7.30pm.

BOWLING: Free indoor coaching, Kingsley Bowling Club, Westward Ho!, weekly, info 01237 472507.

RAMBLERS WALK: Meet Dulverton Exmoor House, 10.30am, Joyce Stanley Memorial Walk, 4 miles, info 01271 376274/07720 203737.

BIDEFORD SUSTAINABILITY GROUP: Monthly chat at the Blacksmith's Arms, East-the-Water, 7.30pm, info 01237 421745.

INSTOW ESTUARY: Walk, part of Torridge Walk & Talk, meet Sandhills car park entrance 10.30am, all welcome, info 01237 421528.

OPEN CHRISTMAS EXHIBITION: The Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, more than 200 works by local professional and amateur artists, runs until December 28.

OCEANVIEW: Country Music Club, weekly at Braddicks Pier House, Westward Ho!, 8.15pm, live music with Hombre, sorry no line dancing, info 01805 601495.

SOUTH MOLTON FLOWER CLUB: Meets first Tues of the month, South Molton Infant School, North Road, visitors welcome, 7 for 7.15pm, demonstrations, info 01769 573233.

MUSICAL MEMORIES: The Vision Centre, Slade, Ilfracombe, for people with Alzheimers/memory problems & their carers, first & third Tues of the month, 2-4pm, free parking, all welcome, more info 01271 863944 or 882927.

LIGHT UP A LIFE: For Children's Hospice and North Devon Hospice, Marwood Methodist Church, 7pm.

BRATTON FLEMING DANCE CLUB: Goodleigh Village Hall, 7.30-10pm, adm £2, all welcome.

SUPPORT GROUP: For those with hearing loss, Age Concern Pop-In Centre, Broad Street, South Molton, 2pm.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2

CASH BINGO: Appledore Hall. All cash prizes, running jackpot game, 7.15pm.

BINGO: Northam Leisure Centre, for the Chemo Appeal, eyes down 7.15pm, all welcome.

WHIST DRIVE: Royal Hotel, Market/Bude Street, Appledore, all welcome, 2.30pm.

FUN QUIZ NIGHT: The Ebberley Arms, Barnstaple, 8.30pm, cash & prizes, £1 per person, supporting local charities.

BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES: Filleigh Village Hall, every Tues & Wed, all welcome, call 01769 572384 for more details & class times.

TARKA HEALING GROUP: Bideford Arts Centre, The Quay, 1.45-3.45pm, SNU approved and trainee healers, info 01805 624215.

MUSIC FOR YOU: Appledore Community hall, 2.30pm, tea and coffee, all welcome.

TAI CHI: St Brannocks Rooms, Braunton, 7-8pm, all welcome.

BIDEFORD WALK: Short walk around Victoria Park, meet every Wednesday at Café du Parc, part of Torridge Walk & Talk (Walking for Health), all welcome, more info Steve 01237 421528.

YOGA: Lavington Hall, Bideford 9.45am, info 07968 898847.

BIDEFORD HEALING GROUP: Every Wednesday, at the Sea Cadets Hall, Victoria Park, 10am-12noon, all very welcome.

BRAUNTON SERVICE: Sung Eucharist, 10am St Brannocks Parish Church.

LET'S DANCE JIVE: Modern jive classes, Roundswell Community Centre, Barnstaple, absolute beginners 7pm, beginners 8pm, intermediates 9.30, dancing until 11. No partner required, info 07817 144292.

REJOICE THE VOICE: Choir rehearsal, Trinity Church, Barnstaple, 7.15-9pm, new singers welcome, info www.rejoicethevoice.org

MEDITATION DROP IN: Class at 17, Honestone Street, Bideford, weekly 7-8.30pm, followed by tea & biscuits, £6 or concessions, info 01752 224137.

BIDEFORD JIVE: Pollyfield Centre, beginners 8.30pm, improvers 9.30, dancing until 11. Info 07968 053118.

BARNSTAPLE JUBILEE SINGERS: Now recruiting, join us 7.30-9pm, call Marilyn on 01271 830869 or Monte 325780.

MEDITATION CLASSES: Cleave wood House, Lynton, weekly, first two session free, 7-8.30pm, info 01392 490058.

TAI CHI: Wild Pear Centre, Combe Martin, 7.45-9pm.

ARTS & CRAFTS: Drop in session at Happy Café, Westward Ho! 10am-1pm, free, call 07773 679559.

BIDEFORD FOLK DANCE CLUB: Northam Hall, 7.30pm, info 01237 423554.

BIDEFORD PHOENIX MORRIS: Come along and have a go, the Baptist Church, Mill Street, potential dancers or musicians welcome, more info 01237 473798.

BLUES OPEN MIC NIGHT: Weekly at The Champ, Appledore, 9pm, musicians and public welcome.

COLOURING & COFFEE: Colouring club for adults, Barnstaple Library foyer, 2-4pm, enjoy colouring, chat and a cuppa, materials provided or bring your own.

BLUES OPEN MIC: The Champ, Appledore, 9pm.

ART EXHIBITION: Original work by Kim Jones, The Goodwin Gallery, Petroc Brannams campus, Roundswell, Barnstaple, week days 10am-4pm, 7pm on Thursdays, also open Saturday, December 5. Adm free, all day parking £1.

FRANK SINATRA: 100th birthday celebration, presented by Peter Geiger, Appledore Library, 7.30pm, more info from Appledore Men's Group on 01237 425247.