June 2024 Upcoming events

June 21st: D Day & North Devon talk & supper

FRIDAY 21st JUNE, 6.30 FOR 7pm START

Instow Parish Council & the Instow / Arromanches Twinning Association are delighted to be hosting a special event to mark the 80th anniversary of the D Day Landings.

Guest speaker Richard Bass (historian and military archeologist, he has appeared on TV and written numerous articles on the subject) will give an illustrated talk on the role of North Devon leading up to D Day. We hope we will be joined by 2 GI re-enactors from Friends of the Assault Training Center and their jeeps (not in the village hall).

Ploughman’s supper included + bar available
£10 / HEAD INCLUDING SUPPER

This will be followed by
A GUIDED WALK OF MILITARY ARCHEOLOGICAL SITES OF BRAUNTON BURROWS
SUNDAY 23RD JUNE, 10AM START

2 hour walk – Starting at Broadsands car park, Braunton: £5 / HEAD
Early – booking advised / numbers limited.

TO BOOK CALL CAROLYN MAYNARD: 01271 860061
OR EMAIL instowtwinning@btinternet.com