Nostalgia: Exmouth and Budleigh see in the new millennium

PUBLISHED: 13:00 28 December 2019

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

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Residents welcome in the year 2000.

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

20 years ago the world was preparing to welcome in the year 2000 with celebrations happening everywhere, and Exmouth and Budleigh were no exception.

We've had a rummage through our photo archives and came across this fantastic collection of pictures from that memorable night.

Exmouth has long been known as the place to be with revellers donning fancy dress costumes as they celebrate their way around town.

Do you remember where you were on New Year's Eve 1999? We would love to hear your stories from that evening and you can get in touch by emailing alex.walton@archang.co.uk

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

We hope you enjoy our gallery of photos from the end of the last millennium and we wish all our readers a very happy new year.

Send us your pictures: will you be out in Exmouth or Budleigh this Tuesday evening to welcome in 2020? Why not share your pictures with our readers.

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives

Budleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archivesBudleigh residents celebrate the turn of the millenium as they see in the year 2000. Picture: Exmouth Journal archives


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