Events large and small from 10/07/14 to 16/07/14.


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.

BIDEFORD FOLK CLUB: The Joiners Arms, Bideford, from 8pm.

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.

CLOG DANCING: Ilfracombe Red Petticoats, ladies’ clog dancing team now looking for new members, weekly practice 7.30pm, no experience necessary, info 07733 476868.

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.

THE BEACON: Tea/coffee, lunch and social sessions, Bishops Tawton Methodist Church, 11am-2pm (lunch 12.30pm), all welcome to drop in, chat, socialise or just read a newspaper, all inclusive price £1.50, to book or for info, call 01271 859334.

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 for more information.

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

QUIZ & CURRY NIGHT: The White Lion, Braunton, 8.30pm, free entry, win £20 food voucher for the on-site Indian Kitchen.

FEEL BETTER WITH A BOOK: Weekly reading group with a difference, Ilfracombe Library 10-11.30am, listen to stories & poems read aloud, share your thoughts with others, no reading required! No need to book, just drop in, all welcome.

EUCHRE DRIVE: The Royal Hotel, Bude St, Appledore, 7.45pm, runs throughout the summer, for North Devon Hospice, all welcome.

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.

BARNSTAPLE CAMERA CLUB: Summer walks every Thursday, see programme at

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

FREMINGTON SINGERS: Now Thursdays, Fremington Methodist Church, Old School Lane, doors 7.30pm for 7.45-9.45pm, £4, info 01271 268094.

BINGO: Blue Lights Parish Hall, Vernons Lane, Appledore. Eyes down 2pm. SEE HEAR ON WHEELS: Drop in sessions for people with sight or hearing loss. Equipment, information & advice at mobile sensory unit – 10am-12 noon London Inn car park, Caen St, Braunton, plus 2-4pm outside Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe.

MERTON MEAL & MARKET: The Clinton Hall, Merton (A368 between Torrington/Okehampton), every Thursday, 9am-3pm, stalls £4, contact

TORRINGTON CRAFT GROUP: Every Thursday, Globe Hotel, Torrington, patchwork, jewellery making, rag rugging & much more, 10am-1pm, £3.50 per session 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

SUMMER EXHIBITION: Hosted by North Devon Arts, Broomhill Art Hotel, Muddiford, runs until August 31, open 11am-4pm daily, free entry, a range of works in 2 and 3D. If possible, please confirm visit by calling 01271 850262.

MOTORCYCLE CLUB: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, in skittle alley. NORTHAM WI MEETING: Methodist Hall, Northam, second Thursday of each month, new members and guests very welcome, 7.30pm.

ROSE HILL CARERS GROUP: Coffee morning, Rose Hill, Heywood Road, Bideford, 10am-12 noon, for carers of adults with learning disabilities, every fortnight, come along for coffee, cake, a chat & support, info 01237 420137 or 07944 562808.

MEETING: Roundswell Residents’ Assn, 7pm, all welcome but please call Graham on 01271 314851 to confirm attendance.

SKIN CANCER ROADSHOW: Part of Be Clear On Cancer campaign, with help & advice from nurse on early skin cancer detection, Green Lanes Shopping Centre, Barnstaple, runs daily until Tuesday (except Sun), 9am-5.30pm.

ROCK FOR ALISHA: Charity concert at the Palladium Club, Bideford, for Caroline Thorpe children’s ward, from 8pm with several bands including Spaced Invaders, Morning Glory, Oscar Young + Far From the Delta, £3 at door, all proceeds to charity. More info from Rock for Alisha Facebook page.

WAKE BOARDING: North Devon Wake Park Open Day, by the Milky Way, Clovelly, demos and wake boarding taster sessions at the regions first cable wake boarding centre, plus the O’Neill bus with DJs and jamming all day, more info from North Devon Wake Park Facebook page.


ART EXHIBITION: Weare Giffard Village Hall, 10am-5.30pm, also Sat & Sun, Weare Giffard Art Group work in paints, watercolours, acrylics & pastels, work for sale at sensible prices, all welcome.

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 FOLK 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.

YOUR EXMOOR: Lynmouth Pavilion, bring films of their Exmoor adventures & turn into a mini film as a memento, 10am-12noon.

ZAMBA: Live music at The Red Barn, Woolacombe, 9pm approx.

BINGO: Yarnscombe Victory Hall, eyes down 7.45pm.

SUMMER FAYRE: Southmead Primary School, Braunton, 3.10-6pm approx, with stalls run by each class plus bouncy assault course, tombola, pony rides, raffle, band, facepainting, ice cream van and barbecue, all welcome.

SUMMER GARDEN PARTY: Castle House Nursing Home, Torrington, from 1.30pm, food & refreshments, magic show plus singing with Rowena, all welcome to come along and meet residents and staff, more info 01805 622233.

SUMMER FAYRE: Kingsacre Primary School, Braunton, 3.30-6pm, many traditional stalls, (hook-a-duck etc), bouncy castle assault course, Bay Fitness activity sessions, pony rides and entertainment, barbecue, refreshments, cakes & much more, fundraising for the White House school ‘café’, all welcome.

O’NEILL SURF BUS: At Museum of British Surfing, Braunton, with pro surfer Ben Skinner and iON Camera, free beginner and advanced coaching.


BINGO: 1-2-3 lines every game, Northam Leisure Centre, for ND Intensive Care, eyes down 2.15pm, all welcome.

BIDEFORD FARMERS MARKET: Now at Bideford Quay for the summer, 9am-1pm, great local produce, second and fourth Saturday each month, more info Dan Garnett 07970 932566.

COFFEE MORNING: Bideford Liberal Democrats, High Street, 10am-12noon, all welcome.

ART EXHIBITION: Weare Giffard Village Hall, 10am-5.30pm, also Sun, Weare Giffard Art Group work in paints, watercolours, acrylics & pastels, work for sale at sensible prices, all welcome.

SUMMER SONG CONCERT: With the Appledore Singers, Northam Hall 2.30pm, a variety of favourite music, old and new, adm £6 adults, children U16 free, light refreshments, all welcome, more info 01237 424982 or visit

COFFEE POT SHOP: For over 55s, at the Conservatory, Sanctuary Housing, Water Lane Close, Newport, Barnstaple, 10.30am.

SMART CLUB: Free to regulars & new members, Chulmleigh Sports Centre, family mix and match, table tennis, badminton & tennis. 10am-1pm.

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

STREETZ: Torrington dance crew at Green Lanes, Barnstaple, every Sat, 12noon-12.45pm for 5-11 year-olds + 12.45-1.30pm for 11-16s. More info from 07854 975823 or email

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

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

CAR BOOT SALE: Landkey showground, 1-4pm, sellers £6 per car, buyers £1 parking, no buyers/helpers before 1pm, sorry no dogs. Info 07802 176993.

JOURNEYS INTO MIDDLE EARTH: RHS Garden Rosemoor, Torrington. Exhibition of paintings from JRR Tolkien’s iconic books, plus Tolkien memorabilia, family activities, garden sculptures and a ‘Middle Earth’ dwelling, Runs until August 25. More info

TAW & TORRIDGE EMBROIDERERS’ GROUP: Sticklepath Methodist Church Hall, looking for new skills, why not come along for a taster? 10am-3pm, info 01271 812995.

WOOLSERY BEERFEST: Opens 2pm, with real ales, barbecue and line up of live bands from 7pm-1am, including 9 Yards + Drenched, charity event for hall funds, with adm £3 at door. Over 18s only after 7pm. More info from the Woolsery Beerfest Facebook page or call 01237 431030.

SUMMER CRAFT FAYRE: Fremington Manor, 10am-3pm, all welcome to browse range of stalls from handmade handbags & jewellery, cards, trinkets, cakes, biscuits & refreshments plus Mabel’s vintage ice creams.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE MARKET: On Bideford Quay, with the First Fridays team at Bideford Farmers Market, performers include Yazzy 10am; Sean Heath 10.45am; Steve Ruffe 11.30am.

SUMMER FAYRE: Barnstaple Parish Church, High Street, many stalls, refreshments & raffle, 9.30am-1.30pm, all welcome.

BUCKLAND BREWER FETE: From 2pm at the playing fields, with garden and produce shows 4pm at Village Hall & Methodist Church plus 7pm parade, ferret racing, grand draw & barbecue at playing field.

COFFEE MORNING: Christ Church, Bear Street, Barnstaple, 9am-12.30pm, various stalls inc large book stall, bric-a-brac, plus cakes & raffle, for Newton St Petrock Choir.

SUMMER FETE: Abbeyfield House, Glen Tor, Villa Road, Torrington, from 2.30pm, stalls, teas & entertainment, all welcome.

CRAFT FAIR: Braunton Parish Hall, hosted by Braunton Museum, all welcome, 10am-12noon, adm 50p, tables £3 for one or £5 for two.

SUMMER FETE: Fremington Methodist Church 2pm, various stalls & competitions, teas & entertainment by Fremington Singers, plenty of free parking, all welcome.

THE MONUMENTS MEN: Film at Little Village Hall, 7.30pm, entry £4 inc refreshments, more info 01237 473707.

O’NEILL SURF BUS: At Croyde, with pro surfer Ben Skinner and iON Camera, free beginner and advanced coaching. Also Sunday.

CHARITY FOOTBALL MATCH: At Barnstaple AAC (next to rugby club) with Boca Seniors vs Others, kick off 12noon, match followed by drinks, food & music at Wrey Arms, all welcome, all provides to the charity Assert – Angelman Syndrome Support Education and Research.


ART EXHIBITION: Weare Giffard Village Hall, 10am-5.30pm, Weare Giffard Art Group work in paints, watercolours, acrylics & pastels, work for sale at sensible prices, all welcome.

OKINAWAN KARATE: Studio 20, Ilfracombe High Street, weekly 10.30am-12noon, 12 years and above, teacher Glyn Jones 6th Dan, Japan/Okinawa taught & graded, beginners or advanced, spectators welcome, info 07581 076077 or

HARTLAND FARMERS’ MARKET: Parish Hall, Hartland, 10am-1pm. Plenty of local produce, great café, more info 01237 441786.

BIDEFORD SERVICES: St Mary’s Parish Church, 8am Holy Communion, 10am All Age Communion Service, all welcome.

BRAUNTON SERVICES: Said Eucharist 8.30am & 9.45am Parish Eucharist St Brannocks Parish Church, followed by coffee at St Brannocks Rooms, all welcome. Plus 8.30am Said Eucharist at St Anne’s, Saunton.

PET SERVICE: St Brannock’s Church, Braunton, all pets great and small welcome to bring their owners along for 5pm service. All animals welcome, but please ensure smaller creatures are kept in secure containers! Proceeds to ND Animal Ambulance.

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.

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

CAR BOOT SALE: Pottington, Barnstaple, 1-4pm, sellers £6 per car, buyers £1 parking, no buyers/helpers before 1pm, sorry no dogs. Info 07802 176993.

CAR BOOT SALE: Torrington Common, Old Bowling Green, every Sunday, 8am-1pm, £5 per pitch, plus parking, toilets & food vans, more info 07840 105355.

RAMBLERS WALK: Meet Venford Moor 10.30am, Liscombe, Barle Valley, 11 miles, info 01271 376274/863727.

STRAWBERRY CREAM TEA: Harracott Village Hall, 3-6pm, for North Devon Hospice, all welcome.

ROLLE CANAL WALK: History walk Staple Vale to Taddiport, start 2.30pm at Puffing Billy, donation £2, all welcome, info Chris on 01237 425357.

SONGS OF PRAISE: Buckland Brewer Parish Church, 6.30pm, a Buckland Brewer Fete event, all welcome.

CRAFT FAIR: Cross Street, Combe Martin, plus home produce, 11am-4pm, cream teas at Combe Martin Museum.

YOGA WORKSHOP: North Devon Yoga Centre, Paiges Lane, Barnstaple, 11am-2pm, info 07792 297294.

FLOWERS & FRITILLARIES: British Naturalists walk, Taw & Torridge branch, meet 1.30pm Trentishoe Down parking area, fairly level walk, all welcome, more info Brian Sims on 01271 343607.

PIANO RECITAL: Ilfracombe Art & Craft Gallery (Emmanuel Church), Wilder Road, with classically trained pianist Rika Shortland, 3pm, free entry with all welcome.

SWIMBRIDGE OPEN GARDEN: Kerscott House, Swimbridge, Six acre garden & woodland, ponds, living willow constructions and a Mediterranean garden, 2-5pm for one day only, more info 07813 776349.

SHORESEARCH EXMOOR: Lynmouth Beach with Devon Wildlife Trust, start 10.30am, with midday rockpool ramble plus timed ‘species search’ for data project, east side of beach by DWT flags, all welcome. More info


TABLE TOP SALE: Doves Christian Centre, grounds of St Peter’s Church, Barnstaple, weekly, 9.30am-12.30pm, for Trees of Hope Sanctuary for women in the Gambia.

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

BEFRIENDERS: Drop-in centre for over 65s, Christian Fellowship Church, Ilfracombe High Street, 10.30am-12pm, info 07818 650566.

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

APPLEDORE SINGERS: Weekly rehearsal, Appledore Primary School 7.15-9pm, new members welcome, more info Jenny Cawsey 01237 424982.

MODERN JIVE CLASSES: Classes, Ex-services & Social Club, Barnstaple, 8-11pm, info 07817 144292.

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

HEADLANDS ART GROUP: Every week at Westward Ho! Baptist Church Hall, 1.30pm, new members welcome, info 01237 478223.

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

APPLEDORE BAND: Free concert on Appledore Quay every Monday from 8pm. Plus music from the training band from 7pm, in St Mary’s Church if wet.

COFFEE MORNING: Every Monday, Bethel Evangelical Church, East-the-Water, Bideford, 10am-12.30pm, all welcome.

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

HISTORIC SHIPS: Arlington Court’s collection of historical model ships in month long exhibition, including conservation demonstration days, family trail & more, house open 11am-4.30pm, more info 01271 850296.

THE PEOPLE’S CHOIR: Community choir meets at The Aggi, Braunton, second and fourth Mondays of the month, 7 for 7.30pm, new members very welcome.

BIDEFORD STAMP CLUB: Kingsley Hall, Westward Ho! 7.30pm, all welcome, info 01237 479494.

FREMINGTON BINGO: The Parish Hall, eyes down 7.30pm, for Fremington School, all welcome.

COMMUNITY WOODLANDS WALK: With South Molton Striders, meet SM Square 10.30am, 30 min walk, all welcome, more info 01769 572506.

SUMMER MEETING: Braunton Horticultural Society, Kingsacre Primary School, Braunton, 7.30pm, speaker Roy Cheek on ‘Unusual Varieties of Wall Shrubs’, all welcome, plus tea/coffee & raffle.


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.

HAPPY HOUR TUESDAY: Weekly fellowship meeting at Barnstaple Salvation Army hall, Oakleigh Road, 2.30pm, 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, all welcome.

BIDEFORD STROKE SUPPORT GROUP: Copps Close common room. 10.30am-12.30pm, has your speech been affected by a stroke? Small, friendly group which meets to chat. Info 07713 629774.

ON THE CARDS: Have Fun, Learn Bridge, Bishops Tawton Village Hall, 3-5pm, more info Carol on 01271 343394.

SEE HEAR CENTRE: Drop-in session 9am-5pm, equipment, information and advice for people with sight or hearing loss, at 19a Alexandra Rd, Barnstaple, 01271 373236.

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.

SALSA DANCING: St Peter’s Church Hall, Fremington, weekly, 7.30pm, info 01271 860145.

SCOTTISH DANCE CLASSES: Fremington Village Hall, 7.30pm, no partner needed, 01271 373975.

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.

PAINTING & DRAWING CLASSES: St Anne’s Chapel, Barnstaple, 1-3pm, tuition & materials provided, info 07831 493326.

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 for more information.

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

BINGO: Appledore Football Club, eyes down at 7.30pm. All proceeds to North Devon Hospice.

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

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

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

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

SALSA DANCING: Fun, fitness and friendly. For all ages and abilities. Every Tuesday 7.30pm The Conservative Club, 13 Boutport street, Barnstaple. 01271 267443.

ILFRACOMBE WALKERS: Meet 9.31am for bus 21 to Braunton, connecting to Croyde for walk to Woolacombe, more info 01271 862342.

OCEANVIEW COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB: Braddicks Pier House, Westward Ho!, 8.15-11pm, live music with Makenzie, all welcome, info 01805 601495.

WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY (WLS): Friends group, meets Asda Community room, Bideford, 7-9pm, third Tues each month. More info 01237 424223.

HEARING LOSS SUPPORT GROUP: Meet third Tues every Month, The Bickford Centre, South Street, Torrington, 2pm, all welcome.

INSTOW WALK: Part of Walking for Health programme, meet Sandhills car park 10.30am, more info 01237 421528.

FOOD & CRAFT MARKET: St Mary’s Hall, Appledore, 11am-4pm, local handmade products & produce, many stalls plus freshly made lunch snacks & refreshments, all welcome.

SEASHORE SAFARI: Combe Martin Museum, meet 2pm, all welcome.


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

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, 2.45-4.45pm, SNU approved and trainee healers, info 01805 624215.

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

REJOICE THE VOICE: Choir rehearsal, Castle Centre, Barnstaple, 7.15-9pm, info

MODERN JIVE CLASSES: Roundswell Community Centre, Barnstaple. 7.30pm-10pm. Beginners and intermediates, info 07817 144292.

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

BIDEFORD JIVE: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 8-11pm, for all who want to dance, instruction available, all welcome.

BIDEFORD PHOENIX MORRIS: Baptist Church, Mill Street, 8pm, weekly practise, new members or musicians welcome, info 01237 473798.

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.

COFFEE MORNING: With charity collections, every Wednesday, the Fox & Hounds, Fremington, 9am-12noon.

ART GROUP: Meets every Wednesday, Weare Giffard Village Hall, new members & all abilities welcome, oils, watercolours, acrylics, pastels, more info Mike on 01271 860903.

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

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

MORRIS DANCING: Exmoor Border Morris walking tour around Croyde from 7.45pm.

RAMBLERS WALK: Meet Barnstaple by Athenaeum. 10am, Bishops Tawton. Return by bus, five miles, info 01271 376274/863727.

CONCERT: With Barnstaple Ladies Choir, Emmanuel Church, Ilfracombe, 8.15pm, all welcome.

FREMINGTON GARDEN CLUB: ‘Subtropical gardening in North Devon’ with Steve Morgan, Fremington Parish Hall 7.30pm, members £1, guests £1.50, all welcome. Garden show schedules will be available.

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING: Outdoor show of Shakespeare classic at Tapeley Park, Instow, 7pm, with Chapterhouse Theatre Company, gates open 6pm, please bring seating, tickets from 01271 860897.

QUIZ NIGHT: The Robins Nest, Bideford AFC 7.30 for 8pm, for club funds plus Sue Ryder charity raffle, all welcome.