Category: News

News and reports about events and community in and around Totnes in Devon

Huge response for Proud2Be

  Last week heralded the 6th year of the Pride event with more than 100 revelers marching through the town. Proud2Be, organisers of the event, laid on a whole host of events in the town, including speeches from Mayor Judy Westacott MBE and Proud2Be founders Jae & Max Price and trans campaigners Fox and Owl.…

Declaring Independance

Totnes’ famous passport: The Grand Plan, a good idea? Human Rights lawyer, Jonathan Cooper’s light-hearted Totnes version of ‘Passport to Pimlico’ has captured the attention and imagination of people and media all around the planet, Quite literally. The passport was the brainchild of a late night discussion on the far-reaching effects of Brexit and, in…

Passport to Totnes

Jonathan Cooper has achieved worldwide fame… for both himself and Totnes in just a few days. And Totnes Pulse can never let an opportunity to stand in the reflected light of glory pass, so we just had to meet up with him, Molly the dog and Kevin Childs. Before we knew it we were pledging…

Welcome to the new Totnes Pulse

Welcome to your new community magazine. This is the start of an exciting project that aims to inform, entertain and maybe even ruffle a few feathers, dedicated to Totnes and surrounding villages. Mark El-Kadhi founded the site previously and Peter Shearn has now joined forces with him and together with your support we intend to…

Sea Change is this weekend…

It’s the third year… for Drift Records’ amazingly successful Sea Change Festival bringing nationally acclaimed bands to town for a weekend of musical excess. Big Label – Big Names! This year the event coincides with the 40th anniversary of Mute records, the label that championed avant-garde synth pop to the British charts in the 1980’s…

Help us out!!!

We, here at the Totnes Pulse, need help! We have about a million ideas and are working on getting them realised. Probably number one on our list is the What’s On events listings. We believe these are essential and should be up to date, accurate and comprehensive. We are doing our best to achieve this…