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Jan 2019

Crossing America by Bicycle

Jan 23, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
All Saints Hall, All Saints Rd
Sidmouth, EX10 8ES United Kingdom
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Stuart Woolger I’ve lived in the Exmouth area since the age of 4, so I feel I can class myself as a Devonian. On leaving Exmouth Community College I worked at Clarks Shoes for a few years and then decided the 9-5 wasn’t for me. I jumped on my bicycle and pedalled to Israel, to work on a Kibbutz near the Gaza Strip, just as the first Intifada started! Having cycled from the UK to Israel in my early twenties,

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Feb 2019

Saving Castle Drogo

Feb 20, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
All Saints Hall, All Saints Rd
Sidmouth, EX10 8ES United Kingdom
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Paula Clarke - Community Engagement Officer, Castle Drogo Castle Drogo, encased in scaffolding, is in fact only 100 years old. It was built as an ancestral family home for Julius Drewe, the founder of ‘The Home and Colonial Stores’ who retired a millionaire, aged just 33. Designed by one of the greatest architects of the day, Edwin Lutyens, Drogo is utterly unique. Unfortunately Castle Drogo’s flat roof failed early on in its construction and has leaked ever since, by 2012

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