Newsletter June 2022

Newsletter June 2022

Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations While the whole village came together over the 4-day weekend to celebrate this once-in-a-generation anniversary, we had an open day at the Hub and received lots of lovely visitors! We had plenty for you to come...
Molly Coombe

Molly Coombe

Molly Coombe was born on 18th October 1929 to parents Grace Coombe neé Loud and Philip Coombe. She may have been born at a local hospital but the family lived, and Molly grew up, in a house called ‘Locarno’ on Berry Hill, Bishopsteignton. As a girl,...
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Bishopsteignton Heritage in partnership with 1st Bishopsteignton Scouts – The Nuttery Part of the legacy left by Molly Coombe was a small parcel of land on Forder Lane known as The Nuttery.  Bishopsteignton Heritage Trust has tried over the years to find a...
Newsletter November 2021

Newsletter November 2021

Updates from work in the Heritage Hub, recent events, achievements and new projects! Bishopsteignton School Reunion 20th November 2021 Our School Reunion Tea last week was extremely well attended and a great success in every way! With former pupils who went to school...
Newsletter October 2021

Newsletter October 2021

Bishopsteignton Village Festival Many thanks to everyone who came to see us at the festival this year! After nearly 2 years without opening the Hub to visitors and researchers, it was wonderful to meet you, hear your stories, and tell you what we have been up to...