Community Events


Spooktacular Halloween Ball
All proceeds to the Chemotherapy Appeal
Friday 31st October
7pm at the Barnstaple Hotel 

Tickets £30 available from the Fundraising Office, Level 5,
North Devon District Hospital.
call 01271 311772
Black Tie, fancy dress optional. 


Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
November 9th 
Remembrance Sunday
With Axe, our World War I loco.


North Devon Heritage Photographic Competition
The Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon 
Exhibition 15th November - 10th January 
Open 10am - 5pm, Monday - Saturday, Admission Free 
Details and entry form 


Barnstaple Library: Rebecca Alexander
Tuesday 18 November at 7pm
Join us to hear Rebecca Alexander discussing 'Fantasy Elements in Fiction' a growing trend in books, for example 'The Time Traveller's Wife' and 'The Woman in Black'. Rebecca will also be reading from her latest novel 'The Secrets of Blood and Bone'
Everyone is welcome
Cost £3.00 to include refreshments.
Booking in advance is essential to secure your place, please call in to Barnstaple Library 


Writers' Workshop at Barnstaple Library
Short, Flash & Micro story writing
Saturday 22 November at 10:00-12:30
Local Author Rebecca Alexander will be inspiring writers on how to write Short Stories.  
Cost: Free. Booking is essential to avoid disappointment,
to book email: 


Barnstaple Christmas Light Switch On with the Overtones
The Square
Sunday 23rd November 2014 From 2.00 pm
Barnstaple continues to deliver one of the best Christmas Light Switch On's in the Southwest. This year will be no exception with an amazing line-up of musical acts and entertainment that will have you tapping your toes and getting into a festive mood for Santa's arrival.


Barnstaple Committee of MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT

Assembly Rooms, South Molton
Tuesday 18th November 5.30-8.00pm
Wednesday 19th November 10.00am – 4.00pm

Great gifts and stocking fillers for all ages, and home-made produce
Phone 01271 345039 for more information


Craft Fair
Petroc, Oakwood Close, Barnstaple EX31 3NJ
29th November 
Open 11am - 4pm. 
Craft fair - lots of childrens activities, British hand made crafts only.
For enquiries or to book a table,
please contact:


Concert in aid of Litchdon Street Almshouses
Astralasia - (Tangerine Dream Style Cinematic Etherealism)
Chloe Chousmer - Harp Recital
The Dolce String Quartet from the North Devon Music Centre
Saturday 13th December
Holy Trinity Church Barnstaple.
7.15pm for 8pm performance

Tickets £5 from Discovery Music 01271 325065
or from the shop - Mon -Sat - 10am to 5pm 


Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
December 13 - 14 & 20 - 24
Santa Specials
A great day out - Kids with a Teddy travel FREE  


Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
December 27 - January 1
Mince Pie Specials
Every passenger receives a mince pie with our compliments.  


Devon Libraries Mobile Library Service Barnstaple
click here for information 


For friendly volunteers who are happy to help you get around Barnstaple 
click here for information


See Hear Centre
Getting older? Finding it harder to hear? Come along and join the Hearing Loss Social Group in Barnstaple
3rd Thursday every month
Relaxed, friendly, ‘get together’ and a cuppa!
2pm at the See Hear Centre, 19a Alexandra Road, Barnstaple.
For more information contact Lyn at the See Hear Centre.
Phone: 01271 373 236
Mobile: 07831 515 809


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