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Oil spill exercise at Ilfracombe Harbour – don’t worry, it’s just a test!

There will be a ‘pretend’ emergency played out at Ilfracombe Harbour next week, as the harbourmaster and other agencies test how they would react and clear up a potential oil spill.

Posted on: 11 March 2019 | Posted in: | No Comments
Men in high vis picking up litter from the link road

Annual link road litter pick returns

An annual litter pick event on the North Devon Link Road has returned, aiming to repeat the success of last year, in which over 17 tonnes of rubbish was collected. 

Posted on: 11 March 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Warning to householders following flytipping incident at Seven Brethren

Following a massive illegal fly-tip of trees, garden and bathroom waste at a site used by travellers in Barnstaple, local residents are being warned not to give work to people who turn up on their doorstep offering quick clear-up jobs.

Posted on: 8 March 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Council cracks down on dirty dog owners in Newport

Dog owners in Newport are being reminded to pick up after their pets, following an increase in dog fouling in the area.

Posted on: 7 March 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
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Help give North Devon a spring clean

North Devon residents and community groups are being asked to help give their neighbourhoods a spring clean, as a nation-wide campaign by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy returns in March.

Posted on: 28 February 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

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