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Things to keep everybody occupied this half term!

Half term is upon us again, but with Thebestof Barnstaple you will never be short on ideas to keep the whole family happy!

Clocks go back on 27th October at 2am, don't forget!

It's that time of the year again folks! Dark nights and dark mornings to follow, bringing about an end to Daylight Savings Time or British Summer Time! On the plus side, Halloween, Bonfire Night and Christmas are around the corner!

Firework events around Barnstaple and North Devon!

In Great Britain, Bonfire Night is associated with the tradition of Guy Fawkes' Night. The modern event is held annually on or near 5 November, although its sectarian significance has been lost: it is now simply a night of revelry and fireworks.

Hubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble!  Halloween fun in Barnstaple and North Devon.

Halloween, also known as All Hallows' Eve is a yearly celebration observed in countries on October 31, the eve of the Christian feast of All Hallows or the time of the year to remember the dead, including saints and all the faithful departed believers.

North Devon Holidaymakers make top prize in the National Ramblers' Competition and show the beautiful North Devon Coast on the front cover!

Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel near Woolacombe and Ilfracombe hosted a Mum and her three young children for part of their South West Coast Path trek this August

Arts Wave Devon comes to Barnstaple

Arts Wave Devon is set to ignite and inspire creativity across Barnstaple. This new initiative is a partnership between experienced, local arts and education organisations: Daisi, Dance in Devon, the Devon Guild of Craftsmen and Wolf and Water. Find out more here................

Don't forget Father's Day on Sunday 16th June!!!

Father's Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds and the influence of fathers in society, so do not forget this special occasion and treat the father figure in your life!

People of North Devon are generous to all sorts of good causes and this is one that you may want to be involved in

Why does Rhino poaching matter in North Devon? Why should you care? Well, perhaps the startling statistics and facts about to be set before you will answer these questions for you. Generosity and a little time are all it takes to help!

Grace & Glory, based in  Barnstaple, relaunch their online, boutique business!

Grace & Glory offer niche, boutique and specialist products for styling your home. They are passionate about their work and will help make your home look and feel exactly how you want it too! Why not buy local and experience great service and quality workmanship?

April 23rd is St Georges Day!  Had you forgotten?

The celebration St George's Day had waned by the end of the 18th century after the union of England and Scotland, but in recent years the popularity of St George's Day appears to be increasing gradually. Do you celebrate the Day of our Patron Saint?

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