WoolseryA Selection of News Articles Related to Woolsery

  • 1 For Young And Old

    Collections have been made from every house in the parish of Woolsery towards sports

  • 2 Woolsery Man's Load Of Logs Without C Licence

    Richard Dunn, 6 Sunnyside, Woolsery, was seen carrying in a goods vehicle a load of logs on the Hartland

  • 3 In The Swim

    Since their school pool was opened in June, 17 children of Woolsery county primary school have learned to

  • 4 Mr Richard Chamings

    Headmaster in 1972

  • 5 Whist Drives And Charity

    Rev. F Courtenay Burrough, Vicar, writes in the current issue of Woolfardisworthy Parish Magazine

  • For Young And Old

    Collections have been made from every house in the parish of Woolsery towards sports

    For Young And Old - 11th March 1977

    11.3.1977 Woolsery Silver Jubilee
     

    Collections have been made from every house in the parish of Woolsery towards sports prizes and tea for the children and a tea for the senior citizens to commemorate the Queen's silver jubilee.

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  • Woolsery Man's Load Of Logs Without C Licence

    Richard Dunn, 6 Sunnyside, Woolsery, was seen carrying in a goods vehicle a load of logs on the Hartland

    Woolsery Man's Load Of Logs Without C Licence - 17th March 1967

     

    Richard Dunn, 6 Sunnyside, Woolsery, was seen carrying in a goods vehicle a load of logs on the Hartland to Clovelly Cross road but not displaying a carrier's licence.
    Asked what he was doing with the logs, Dunn was said to have told a police officer that he was delivering them to Hartland, and when told about the need for a 'C' licence, replied "I have got one at home."
    At Bideford magistrates court, Dunn pleaded 'guilty' to using a goods vehicle without a 'C' licence and was

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  • In The Swim

    Since their school pool was opened in June, 17 children of Woolsery county primary school have learned to

    In The Swim - 19th August 1975

    Since their school pool was opened in June, 17 children of Woolsery county primary school have learned to swim and have gained beginners' certificates. Right from its opening the pool has been in use every school day as well as afternoons during the holidays. With the weather suitable the pool has also been used at the beginning of this term.The hot summer weather was an added inducement to use the pool but the whole project has been one of community enthusiasm. 

    It was a real success story, the headmaster, said Mr Richard Chamings. "We are absolutely

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  • Mr Richard Chamings

    Headmaster in 1972

    Bideford Westcroft County Primary School teacher, Mr Richard Chamings, has been appointed headmaster of Woolsery County Primary School.

    1972 Woolsery School

    Mr Chamings, who is 29, and will take up his new post at the beginning of next month, succeeds Mr C B Griffiths who retired last July. Educated at Barnstaple Grammar School, Mr Chamings trained at King Alfred's College, Winchester, and taught in London and Middlesex before coming to Bideford last year.

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  • Whist Drives And Charity

    Rev. F Courtenay Burrough, Vicar, writes in the current issue of Woolfardisworthy Parish Magazine

    Whist Drives And Charity - 28th March 1916

     

    Rev. F Courtenay Burrough, Vicar, writes in the current issue of Woolfardisworthy Parish Magazine - I have recently felt very distressed at seeing notices about Social Entertainments accompanied by Dancing or Whist Drives. These things are most undesirable at any time but how anyone can be found with so little sense of what is seemly and fitting as to attend such gatherings when our brave men are dying for us by the thousand in France, and suffering untold hardships in the trenches, I utterly fail to understand. To me, it is appallingly hard

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