Buy Mannings Pit

Friday and Saturday were big days, with the Fund Raising launch, Radio Devon visiting us in Manning’s Pit, mention on Spotlight TV news, and the new Yeo Dale Buy Manning’s Pit Banner going up. Then there was our Party Saturday night, with the premier of Ty Redif’s film about Manning’s Pit, Chris Bulpett doing a great job as compere, mentioning highlights of the campaign such as the Photo Competiton (Matthew Steele and Susan Jarvis were there to take a bow, Ryan Vowles and Alex Meller read their poems on stage, and Martin Haddrill sang his song, with two new verses added.The Fund raising has started so please donate if you can. We need each and everyone of you to give as much as possible!
The Friends of Manning’s Pit have come together with the Pilton Green Man CIO, charity no 1170742, to help buy Manning’s Pit for the local community. We are looking to raise in excess of £250,000 to cover cost of purchase and enhancements.
Please note:
This is an update –
since this Blog post was written, there has been a change to the account details for BACS payments (previous payments will have been fine, but new ones should go to a new account number. Full payment details and a donation button for online payments are on the website:

Cheques should be made payable to
“Buy Manning’s Pit”
and sent to:
The Treasurer,
c/o 7 Nursery End,
Pilton, Barnstaple EX31 1RA

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