Posts for Torrington

Fancy being an ‘on call’ firefighter at Holsworthy?

Throughout March and April, Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service are running ‘Have a Go’ events for everyone interested in being an On-Call firefighter. These events will give a real overview of the role, including information on what your time commitment would be, as well as the strength and […]

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A visit to Torrington

Somehow I’ve visited Torrington twice in a week, both for events at The Plough, which is a small theatre/arts centre, a jewel in the historic market town. For the first event, I attended a talk by Jenni Murray of Woman’s Hour, but yesterday it was to see the self-published author, […]

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The Plough Arts Centre

Yesterday, I was at the Plough Arts Centre in historic Great Torrington with one of our writers, Helen. We went to see Jenni Murray but Helen can say more about that. I just wanted to say how wonderful the Plough (originally a merchant’s house) is – wish Bude had an […]

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Torrington Swimming Club gets cash injection

Torridgeside Amateur Swimming Club (TASC) in Torrington are the latest recipients of a community grant from Torridge District Council totalling nearly £8.5K. The bid sponsored by three Torrington Councillors, Margaret Brown, Cheryl Cottle-Hunkin. And Cathrine Simmons has gone towards the funding of new electronic timing equipment for competitive swimming events. […]

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