Wednesday, November 5 - Fireworks & BBQ, Buckland Brewer playing field, 6pm Wednesday, November 5 - Abbotsham Toddler Group, Abbotsham Village Hall, 1-3pm Wednesday, November 5 - North Devon Humanists, Fremington Parish Hall, 7.30pm, details (01237) 43109

Wednesday, November 5 - Fireworks & BBQ, Buckland Brewer playing field, 6pmWednesday, November 5 - Abbotsham Toddler Group, Abbotsham Village Hall, 1-3pm Wednesday, November 5 - North Devon Humanists, Fremington Parish Hall, 7.30pm, details (01237) 431094 or (01598) 763455Wednesday, November 5 - Appledore Pirates Cash Bingo, Appledore Village Hall. 7.30pmWednesday, November 5 - Afrobics Class, Clovelly Parish Hall, Wrinkleberry, Higher Clovelly, 10.30-11.30am. info (01237) 441385Wednesday, November 5 - Majorettes club, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 5-8pmWednesday, November 5 - Bingo, Forches & Whiddon Valley Community Centre, Barton Road, 7.30pmWednesday, November 5 - Mini market, homemade bread, cakes, plants, bric-a-brac, every Wed, Winkleigh Community Centre, 9-11amWednesday, November 5 - Jive LeRoc! Modern jive, couples only. Beginners/improvers. Roundswell Community Centre, Barnstaple, info 07817 144292, 7.15-10pmWednesday, November 5 - Whist Drive, Royal Hotel, Market/Bude Street, Appledore, all welcome, 2.30pmWednesday, November 5 - Poker Tournament, Kennys Bar, Boutport Street, Barnstaple, 8.15pmWednesday, November 5 - Aiki-Jo martial arts, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 8.15-9.15pmWednesday, November 5 - Weare Giffard Art Class, new members welcome, 11am-1pm & 2-4pm, more info (01237) 470124 Wednesday, November 5 - Bideford Folk Dance Club, Bridge Hall, Northam, new dancers welcome, 7.30pm, info (01271) 860193Wednesday, November 5 - Barnstaple Age Concern open day, 1 Litchdon St, 10.30am on. Christmas cards, refreshmentsWednesday, November 5 - Cards for good causes & Fair Trade stalls now open at St Mary's Church, Bideford, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat 10am-1pm [until December 10] Wednesday, November 5 - North Devon Vegetarian Social Club, Owl Cafe, Maiden Street, Barnstaple, 11am, info (01271) 850387Thursday, November 6 - Bingo for North Devon Intensive Care, Northam Leisure Centre. Eyes down 7.15pmThursday, November 6 - Ilfracombe Red Petticoats Clog Dance Group, Trinity Church Hall, Ilfracombe, 7.30-9.30pm. info (01271) 342351Thursday, November 6 - Bideford Folk Club, Joiners' Arms, Market Place, Bideford, 8pm. Info on (01237) 470792Thursday, November 6 - Barnstaple Rock & Roll Club with Free Dance Tuition, Cedars Hotel, 7.30pm until late. More info on 07899 701498Thursday, November 6 - Afro Samba Dance Class, Holsworthy Community School Hall, Victoria Hill, Holsworthy, 7-8.30pm. info (01237) 441385Thursday, November 6 - Tarka Toddlers' Group, Bideford Baptist Church, Mill St, 9.30-11.30am, info (01237) 474825Thursday, November 6 - Bingo, Blue Lights Parish Hall, Vernons Lane, Appledore. 2pmThursday, November 6 - Square Dancing, Heanton Parish Hall (behind Williams Arms) new dancers always welcome, 8-10pmThursday, November 6 - Parkham Baby & Toddler group, Allardice Hall, Parkham, 9.30-11.30am, excellent facilities, plenty of activities, great fun, all the family welcome, term time onlyThursday, November 6 - Coffee 'n' Chat, Combe Martin Baptist Church Hall, 10am-noonThursday, November 6 - Bingo, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, eyes down 7.30pmThursday, November 6 - Badminton Club, Ilfracombe Arts College, 7-9pm, £3 adults £2 juniors & conc. info (01271) 867079Thursday, November 6 - Bingo, Blue Lights Parish Hall, Vernons Lane, Appledore. 2pmThursday, November 6 - Bingo in aid of North Devon Hospice, Ring O' Bells, Landkey. Eyes down 7.30pmThursday, November 6 - Barnstaple Camera Club, A tour around Rajasthan, a show of photos by club members, Methodist Church Hall, Rhododendron Ave, Sticklepath, 7.30pmThursday, November 6 - Badminton Club, Ilfracombe Arts College, 7-9pm, £3 adults, £2 juniors & conc, info (01271) 867079Thursday, November 6 - Festival of Remembrance Concert, Royal British Legion Braunton Branch, Christchurch, Braunton, with the Barnstaple Concert Band & Barnstaple Male Voice Choir, for the Poppy Appeal, 7.30pm, all very welcomeThursday, November 6 - From the Atlantic to the Adriatic, European Steam in the 1960s, slide show and talk by John Gulliver, Bideford Railway Heritage Centre, Westward Ho Baptist Church, Nelson Road, 7.30pmThursday, November 6 - North and District Mens Forum, Assembly Hall, Cross St, Northam, 11am, coffee 10.15-10.50amFriday, November 7 - 55 Jive Rock 'n' Roll Club, The Robin's Nest, Bideford Football Club, 7.45-11.15pm. Free Tuition Available. More info on (01271) 816352Friday, November 7 - Meditation class, Barnstaple Library, 4-5.30pm, Buddhist meditations & teachings, info (01392) 490058Friday, November 7 - Whist Drive, Royal Hotel, Market/Bude Street, Appledore, 2.30pmFriday, November 7 - Cafe Church, St Brannock's Rooms, Braunton, refreshments, informal chat, 7pmFriday, November 7 - Bingo, Yarnscombe Victory Hall. Eyes down 7.45pmFriday, November 7 - Quiz for Devon Air Ambulance, teams of four, Bideford Conservative Club function room, 8pm, all welcomeFriday, November 7 - Bingo, Sticklepath School, Barnstaple, liner & draw, 7.30pmFriday, November 7 - Jumble sale, Church Hall, High Bickington, 7pm, for St Mary's hall fundFriday, November 7 - Christmas Shopping Evening, Swimbridge Jubilee Hall, gift stalls, mulled wine & mince pies, for Friends of Swimbridge School, 7.30pmFriday, November 7 - Painting classes, Appledore Village Hall, 7-9pm, 07814 064217Friday, November 7 - Blitz & Peaces, songs & memories of wartime, Chittlehampton Parish Church, 7.30pm, info (01769) 540581 or 540887Saturday, November 8 - Bingo, 1-2-3 Lines Every Game, Kingsley Hall, Westward Ho! 7.15pmSaturday, November 8 - Barnstaple Squash Club, Saturday morning junior coaching, North Devon Leisure Centre, £3, 9.20am-10.40amSaturday, November 8 - Taw & Torridge Embroiderers' Group, Sticklepath Methodist Church, looking for new skills, 10am-3pm, info (01237) 421341Saturday, November 8 - Raw Foods for Health and Vitality, the Hallsannery Centre, Bideford, £35, call (01237) 472135Saturday, November 8 - Jim Crawford and guest present a blues & folk evening at Buckland Brewer Village Hall, supper and bar, 7.30pm, call (01237) 451522 for infoSaturday, November 8 - Children In Need jumble sale, Landkey Village Hall, 10am-12 noonSaturday, November 8 - Coffee and bric-a-brac morning, Braunton Bowling Club, Challoners Road, with handicrafts, bric-a-brac, cakes and tombola, 10am, all welcomeSaturday, November 8 - Modern Sequence Dance, St Johns Church Hall, South St, Newport, Barnstaple, 7.30-10.15pmSaturday, November 8 - Umberleigh charity dance for Shelterbox, with Joe's Band, 7.30-11.30pm, Umberleigh Village Hall, £6 inc supperSaturday, November 8 - Table top sale and coffee morning, Medard House, Bevan Road, Barnstaple, 10am-12 noon, proceeds to ND Hospice and Berry HouseSaturday, November 8 - Poppy Appeal coffee morning, Northam Leisure Centre, 10-11.30am, all welcome, 50p inc refreshmentSaturday, November 8 - Quiz night, North Molton Sports Club, for Devon Air Ambulance, teams up to six, £5 per team, bar, raffle, refreshments, hosted by W Buckland Badminton Club, 7.30pm, more info (01769) 551788Saturday, November 8 - Bingo, Northam Leisure Centre, for ND Intensive Care, 2.15pmSaturday & Sunday, November 8/9 - Celebrating 25 years of Fremington Arts & Crafts Group, exhibition at St Peter's Church Hall, Fremington,10am-5pm, profits to youth worker fundSunday, November 9 - Salvation Army Praise & Worship, Baptist Church, Bideford, 3-4pmSunday, November 9 - Bingo, British Legion Hall, Appledore. Doors open 7pm, 7.30pmSunday, November 9 - TIGA Club (Trust in God Always) for children & young people, prayer and projects, St Brannock's Rooms, Braunton, 9.45amSunday, November 9 - Community Life Church, Edgehill College Theatre, Bideford, 10.30am, (children's group weekly) info call (01237) 459109Sunday, November 9 - Car boot and table top sale, entirely indoors, tea & coffee, free parking, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, throughout winter, 8.30-11am, call (01237) 424550 to book pitchSunday, November 9 - Xmas Craft Fayre & table top sale, IBT Academy, Clifford Park, Clovelly Rd Ind Est, Bideford, sellers (£4) 12 noon, buyers 1pm, bring your own table, info 07867 688178Monday, November 10 - Bingo in aid of Bideford Football Club, Robin's Nest Social Club, Bideford. Eyes down 7.15pmMonday, November 10 - Appledore Singers Ladies' Choir Practice, Appledore Sch, 7.30pm. Info (01237) 477293, new members welcomeMonday, November 10 - Jive LeRoc! Modern Jive for beginners/improvers, Ex-Services & Social Club, Barnstaple, info 07817 144292, 8-11pmMonday, November 10 - Majorettes club, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 6-8pmMonday, November 10 - Torridge and District Historical Society, Peter Christie on "A miscellany of historical Torrington events," Methodist Church Hall, Mill Street, Torrington, 7.30pm, tea from 7pm, non-members very welcomeMonday, November 10 - Bingo, Parkham Hall, meat & grocery prizes, eyes down 7.30pmMonday, November 10 - Moon Gardening, with John Harris at Braunton Horticultural Society meeting, Kingsacre Primary School, 7.30pm, visitors very welcome, £1 entry inc. refreshmentsTuesday, November 11 - Silver Spurs square dance, Tesco Community Hall, Barnstaple, 8-10pm, details (01271) 870254Tuesday, November 11 - Coffee Morning plus lunches, Lavington Church, Bideford, 10am-1.30pmTuesday, November 11 - Salvation Army CAMEO (Come and Meet Each Other) Club, Baptist Church, Bideford, 2-3.30pmTuesday, November 11 - Coffee & Friendship at The Village Well, Community Room, Sticklepath School, Crosslands, 9.30am-11.30am. More info on (01271) 349861 or at www.roundswell.co.ukTuesday, November 11 - Bideford Camera Club, Community Rooms, The Pill (Opposite Burton Art Gallery) 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Info on (01237) 423242Tuesday, November 11 - Winkleigh Morris Dance group, Community Centre, Winkleigh, new dancers welcome, more info (01363) 877216Tuesday, November 11 - Bingo, Bideford and District Angling Club, corner of Honestone Street, every Tue, doors open 6pm, eyes down 7.30pmTuesday, November 11 - Youth Club, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 7-8.30pmTuesday, November 11 - Spiritual Healing, The Plough, Torrington, 7-9pm, more info from (01409) 281129 or (01805) 622883Tuesday, November 11 - Artist John Gale talks about painting the birds of Madagascar, Devon Birdwatch Society meeting, Park School, Barnstaple, 7.30pm, £2.50 adm, all welcomeTuesday, November 11 - Oceanview Country Music Club, Elizabethan, Westward Ho, music from Dave Paisley, 8.30-11.30pm, all welcome but sorry no line dancing, info (01271) 378273Wednesday, November 12 - Abbotsham Toddler Group, Abbotsham Village Hall, 1-3pm Wednesday, November 12 - Appledore Pirates Cash Bingo, Appledore Village Hall. 7.30pmWednesday, November 12 - Afrobics Class, Clovelly Parish Hall, Wrinkleberry, Higher Clovelly, 10.30-11.30am. More info on (01237) 441385Wednesday, November 12 - Majorettes club, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 5-8pmWednesday, November 12 - Bingo, Forches & Whiddon Valley Community Centre, 7.30pmWednesday, November 12 - Mini market with homemade bread & cakes, plants, bric-a-brac & more, Winkleigh Community Centre, 9-11amWednesday, November 12 - Jive LeRoc! Modern jive classes for couples only. Beginners/improvers. Roundswell Community Centre, info 07817 144292, 7.15-10pmWednesday, November 12 - Whist Drive, Royal Hotel, Market/Bude Street, Appledore, all welcome, 2.30pmWednesday, November 12 - Poker Tournament, Kennys Bar, Boutport Street, Barnstaple, 8.15pmWednesday, November 12 - Aiki-Jo martial arts, Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, 8.15-9.15pmWednesday, November 12 - Weare Giffard Art Class, new members welcome, 11am-1pm & 2-4pm, more info (01237) 470124 Wednesday, November 12 - Bideford Folk Dance Club, Bridge Hall, Northam, new dancers welcome, 7.30pm, info (01271) 860193Wednesday, November 12 - Fungus Foray at Somers near Barnstaple, with Devon Wildlife Trust, fungi expert Jeff Benn will lead a search and identification session, £2 per person, limited places please call Joyce Dignam on (01271) 374324 or email joyce@smartemail.co.ukWednesday, November 12 - North Devon Deaf Children's Society AGM, 2, Charles Dart Crescent, Barnstaple, 7.30pm, all welcomeWednesday, November 12 - Xmas Fair, St Johns Garden Centre, Barnstaple, for Motor Neurone Disease Assn, talk by Stella Lethaby from Sainsburys plus Xmas lines with tasters, draw, stalls, 7pm, entry £5 inc buffet, on door or from (01271) 329717Wednesday, November 12 - North Devon Vegetarian Social Club meeting, Owl Cafe, Maiden Street, Barnstaple, 11am, info (01271) 850387Wednesday, November 12 - Bingo, Barnstaple Parish Rooms, doors 7pm, eyes down 7.30Wednesday, November 12 - RASC/RCT Assn meeting, Bideford Conservative Club, Bridgeland Street, 7.30pmwww.northdevon.gov.uk