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Great river race

Great river race

Only a few weeks after taking the Cornish Pilot Gig Ginette to Scotland to row the 60-mile Caledonian Canal, Tamar and Tavy Gig Club members ventured to London last month for the Great River Race 2015.

Woolly Weekend set to wow!

KELLY House is hosting the fifth Woolly Weekend this Saturday and Sunday (October 10 and 11) and guests will enter through a magical knitted water world!

The event — in support of Childrens’ Hospice South West — showcases some of the best producers of wool and natural fibre in the South West, from fleece and yarn to knitted and crocheted outfits, felted hats and even artwork.

Thrombosis awareness

A BERE Alston resident is to hold several fundraising events in memory of her son who died last year after developing deep vein thrombosis.

Gig rowers take on Caledonian Canal

Gig rowers take on Caledonian Canal

MEMBERS of the Tamar and Tavy Gig Club all pulled together last month for an adventurous row up the length of the Caledonian Canal in the Highlands of Scotland.

Warning of ‘BT’ computer scam

A WEST Devon woman is warning people to be aware after she received a scam phone call from someone purporting to be from BT.

Latest Sport

Ray and John win seniors

YELVERTON golfers enjoyed success at the Stover Golf Club Seniors Open, a four ball better ball competition at the end of September.

Fitting derby for West Devon ladies

Fitting derby for West Devon ladies


Tavistock CFC ladies 3

Okehampton Argyle ladies 0

TAVISTOCK ladies kicked off the derby cup match with pace and pressure immediately putting the away team’s defence under stress.