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Hatherleigh Hero George Reynolds 1890-1916
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 19, 2016: George Reynolds died on the 22nd May 1916 from cholera whilst serving with the 1/6th Battalion (Territorials) Devonshire Regiment in Mesopotamia. George was born in Hatherleigh to Henry and Mary ...
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DID YOU GO TO NORTHLEW SCHOOL
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 13, 2016: Northlew School has a big birthday coming up soon. Did you or your Mum or your Dad or any of your Grandparents go to the school? If so, ...
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Now no BANK left in Hatherleigh
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

May 2, 2016: Hatherleigh seems to be all about housing not about jobs, Another nail in the coffin. Rumours about the co-op. Market to close. Why can't the Natwest provide a mobile banking service ...
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New Vets to open soon
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

April 21, 2016: New Vets’ Surgery Opening North Park Vets are opening the new surgery in the first week of May following the transformation from what used to be the Bridge Inn. We have ...
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Old Schools’ toilet is now twinned!
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

March 17, 2016: Thank you to everyone for supporting our Lent coffee morning to twin Old Schools’ toilet with a school block through the work of Toilet Twinning. Toilet ...
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Meeth Church secures Heritage Lottery Fund investment for restoration project
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

March 14, 2016: Meeth Parochial Church Council (PCC) has received a grant of £156,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for the restoration of the tower and bells at St Michael & All ...
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Old Photograph Request
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

February 18, 2016:

World War 1 Project
I am very keen to find any photographs or information of the men (and their families) named on the War Memorial in ...
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The Day the Music ...
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

February 3, 2016: Not to get maudlin but simply to remember, today in 1959 Buddy, Richie and the Big Bopper were taken from us. Respect!

New at The George
By Geoff Hodgkinson, Co-Editor

January 28, 2016: Say "Hello" to Diane and Christian, new managers of The George. Hatherleigh.net met them for the first time on Sunday when Geoff unveiled his ...
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Community Matters
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

January 27, 2016: At Waitrose we are proud of our links to the local community. Our Green Token scheme enables our customers to nominate charitable and other locally based organisations working ...
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Helpful Fundraising for Farm Charity
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

January 20, 2016:

Helpful Holidays, the leading West Country holiday cottage experts, have raised a smashing total for the Devon-based charity, Farms for City Children.
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POST OFFICE?
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

January 10, 2016:

The post office is under threat
After the Market has been given up, now is the time for the Post Office.
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Meya Jacobs Hatherleigh Hatter moves on
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

January 9, 2016: Hatherleigh’s own “hatter” has sadly moved on. Meya used to run the Old Police Station, Bed and Breakfast, in South Street for many years. Due to health problems she moved ...
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Superheros come to Hatherleigh
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

January 3, 2016:

video by Alan Beaman

The superheros walked down from over the road, to confront the residents of Hatherleigh who were waiting ...
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Ruby Country Market December 2015
By Neil Price, Co-Editor

December 14, 2015: Please see video of Ruby Country Market on 5th December thanks to Alan Beaman Incorporating photos by Ann Courtney of Foxiloxi Fine Art Boudoir and Portrait Photography