Cavaliers

A long established group who dedicate themselves to raising money for local charities. They organise many fundraising events, mark civil war re-enactments and build sophisticated bonfire structures where they near the design of original themes.

Each bonfire is “better than the last one” with recent examples being Trumpton (2015), Torrington Castle (2010), HMS Victory (2005). On 28th August 2021 the Mayflower will be the next one [Read more]. Attracting local, national and international attention, funds have been raised for local good-causes including North Devon Cancer Care and the Devon Air Ambulance amongst many other charities in the locality of the town.