Torridge and North Devon District Councils have successfully applied for European Maritime and Fisheries Funding (EMFF) totalling £16,000 to distribute new life jackets to fishermen to make working in the fishing industry safer.
Love crisps but hate waste? You can now munch on your favourite snack without the guilt of adding to the contents of your waste bin by recycling the empty packets instead.
Council officers in North Devon now have more powers to tackle anti-social behaviour in the district.
A local man has been fined £100 for failing to pick up dog mess in Fremington, as North Devon Council continues its fight against dog fouling.