“Has permission been granted to Torrington Farmers Boxing Day Hunt Meet?
Also, to allow them to legally collect cash, they must have applied for a street collection licence from Torridge District Council.”
Devon County Council can confirm that it has received an application from Torrington Farmers’ Hunt to temporarily close the roads in the centre of Great Torrington on 26 December 2019, which is currently being processed. Details are provided below:-
Personal information has been redacted under Section 40(2) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 – ‘Personal Information’. Release of this information would lead to the identification of the individual(s) concerned which would breach the principles of the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulations.
Devon County Council is not responsible for issuing Street Collection Licences, so cannot comment on this aspect of your request. This is a function provided by District and Unitary councils in Devon. Please contact them directly using the information on the links provided.