New training kit for Braunton Ability Football Club thanks to community grants

Members of Braunton Ability Football Club have been rewarded for their commitment and dedication with a brand new football training kit thanks to community grants.

Posted on: 3 March 2020 | Posted in: Community| No Comments

New climate and environment grants scheme for parish councils on its way

A new Climate and Environment Grants (CEG) scheme to fund projects with an emphasis on sustainability and countering climate change for parish councils in the North Devon district is on its way.

Posted on: 27 February 2020 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
North Devon Climate Action Week logo

Climate Action Week is coming to North Devon

North Devon is preparing to welcome Climate Action Week next month (Saturday 21 to Saturday 28 March). The event aims to mobilise community action to raise awareness of global warming. 

Posted on: 25 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Black and white image of woman with hands over her face

North Devon Council secures funding for domestic abuse services

North Devon is set to receive over £200,000 in support of survivors of domestic abuse, funded by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).

Posted on: 20 February 2020 | Posted in: Housing| No Comments
Official opening of David Butt Learning Room

Museum dedicates room to former councillor

A former councillor who passed away in 2016 was honoured today (Wednesday 19 February) by the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon, as a room was named after him.

Posted on: 19 February 2020 | Posted in: Leisure| No Comments
Electricity pylon in front of sunrise

Local Electricity Bill could bring power to the people

Councillors have backed a move to lobby Government to open up opportunities for the local generation and supply of green energy.

Posted on: 18 February 2020| 1 Comment
Bideford High St - historical

Museum appeals for memories of local high streets

The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon is collecting stories of local high streets and is appealing for members of the public to come along and share their memories.

Posted on: 17 February 2020 | Posted in: Community| 1 Comment
Two men litterpicking on the link road

The annual link road litter pick returns

North Devon Council’s clean-up of a 34 mile stretch of the link road will take place over approximately six weeks from 24 February.

Posted on: 14 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Great British Spring Clean promotional poster

Do your bit to give North Devon a spring clean

North Devon residents and community groups are being called on to give their local areas a spring clean, as Keep Britain Tidy’s nationwide litter picking campaign returns in March.

Posted on: 14 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Window damage at Barnstaple bus station

Strong winds cause damage to windows at Barnstaple bus station

The main bus station building in Barnstaple will be closed for the rest of the day 10/02/2020) due to the windows being damaged in the wind. All the buses are running as normal and the building will be open tomorrow.

Posted on: 10 February 2020| No Comments
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