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Geoffrey speaks
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

July 21, 2011: : A well-known Hatherleigh personality visited Exbourne Tuesday to talk about Hatherleigh Moor at the meeting of the Exbourne Local History Group. Geoffrey Cleverdon educated ...
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Sweeny Tood by Badly Kept secret
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 20, 2011: BadlyKeptSecret latest show ‘Sweeney Tood: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' was performed to enthralled audiences in Okehampton and South Brent over the weekend. Blood ...
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There be Strangers!
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 14, 2011: Strangers came to the Community Centre, with their ideas and plans for the locals of Hatherleigh. Obviously as the locals we are backward souls, so they thought that we ...
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Changing the Guard? in Merton
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 7, 2011: After the Royal Wedding where would you expect the Cold stream Guards to turn up Afganistan, Lybia? No Merton! The vilage down the road. They were ...
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Torchlit Tar Barrel pull
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

July 7, 2011: The 4th Hatherleigh Tar Barrels World Tour will take place on August 27th, starting at The Crossways Inn at Folly Gate at around 3pm and finishing ...
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Hatherleigh Festival
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 7, 2011: Hatherleigh is playing host to its annual music and arts festival over 4 days from 28 th to 31 st July. The Festival is now in its 16 th year ...
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A distraction in the Square
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 3, 2011: The day that Hatherleigh, saw Morris Dancers, The award winning Silver band, Bellringers doing their stuff and the vicar opening the fete. The Morris dancers retreated to the Pub, the ...
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UPDATE on ACCIDENT???
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 3, 2011: Sian? Is John a builder in Merton? Daughters with emails? A 54-year-old man was arrested on Friday after officers were called to the A386 near Hatherleigh following reports that a ...
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A Sad accident? or something more?
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

July 1, 2011: So who was it?

An accident? Happened on the A386 and the rumours are flying.
A man has been been arrested on suspicion ...
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July's Pump now online
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

June 28, 2011: The July Pump is now online Here Featuring the annual giveaway!

International and Online
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

June 13, 2011: Saturday saw the annual International Chess Championship being held in The Square in Hatherleigh. Rain had been expected so things were taking place inside the adjacent ...
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Sunday School Anniversary
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

June 5, 2011:

On Thursday 2 nd June, Ascension day, the Sunday School in Hatherleigh celebrated its Anniversary with its now traditional parade through the town. With the banner carried ...
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Golf Ball Race 2011
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 27, 2011: Another Traditional Hatherleigh event happened last week with the Rotary Golf Ball Race on Sunday 22 nd May. The Balls were released by the square. The ...
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Underground, overground ...
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

May 27, 2011: We hear that work on the new underground shop in Exbourne is due to start in Mid August, following a lengthy fund raising process. ...
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June Pump and the Giveaway
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 27, 2011: June Pump is here June 2011 Pump

Make your mark in history
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 10, 2011:

Dennis Bater writes "The Community Council of Devon which is part of the Rural Community Action Network, helps communities to help themselves. The CCD will be 50 years old next ...
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Christine wins by just 2 Votes
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 8, 2011:

Christine Hall the Conservative candidate won the Ward of Hatherleigh by just two votes over Graham Alford the Independent candidate during the elections on Thursday 5th ...
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Hughes pics on line
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

May 2, 2011: More pictures of the Ted Hughes ceremony in North Tawton are now on line here

Wedding pics
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

May 2, 2011: Pictures of Royal Wedding events in and around the area are now on line here.

May Pump now online
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

April 28, 2011: The May Pump is now online Here Featuring the annual giveaway!

 



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