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‘A CAUSLEY CHRISTMAS’ No stranger to Lustleigh (and with a tenuous family link to the village!) award-winning singer Jim Causley brings his delightful ‘Causley Christmas’ concert to the hall on Friday 21st December at 8.00pm. Perfect for those of you who believe Christmas shenanigans start far too early, Jim’s journey through Christmas past would put even Scrooge into a festive mood! The evening will include less well-known West-Country carols and Jim’s settings to Charles Causley’s carols, with a dollop of…
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THE WELLIED SLEUTH DIGS THE DIRT ON DARTMOOR. Speaker: TIM HARROD. A venerable yet vagabond PhD in wellies and an ancient VW has quartered Lustleigh’s landscape in all weathers but there was a purpose and an award winning colourful outcome.
NATIONAL COASTWATCH FROM TEIGNMOUTH VIEW POINT. Speaker: EDIE STEVENSON. A rota of volunteers maintain a watch along the coast path and out to sea for potentially vulnerable people and craft. All equipment is funded by donations and a bookstall, they would be pleased to receive any unwanted books, paperbacks only thank you.
SOME RUDE MONUMENTS OF A CURIOUS KIND Speaker: JANE MARCHAND An antiquarian’s view of Dartmoor.
AN OVERVIEW OF EASTERN DARTMOOR AT THE TIME OF THE BLACK DEATH. Speaker: Dr DAVID STONE. This talk explores the local evidence for the impact of the Black Death of 1348 - 1349 which nationally caused the death of nearly half the population.
WILD DAYS AND MEDIEVAL KNIGHTS. Speaker: ANDREW COOPER. A biologist and anthropologist by training, Andrew’s talk tells an extraordinary story and is a saga that takes you from prehistoric to present day featuring a secret valley in South Devon.
THE CATHEDRAL YARD FIRE & RESEARCHING EXETER’S ANCIENT BUILDINGS. Speaker: Dr TODD GRAY. During renovations to the Clarence Hotel and adjacent buildings following the fire of October 2016 many new and extremely interesting points have come to light.
WILD AND WONDROUS. Speaker: LEE BRAY. This talk will focus on the changing perceptions and interpretations of Dartmoor’s prehistory.