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
Hand placing coins into someone else's hand

Stop giving spare change to start making real change

North Devon and Torridge Community Safety Partnership (CSP) is launching a new campaign to deal with street begging in Barnstaple.

Posted on: 7 March 2019 | Posted in: Housing | 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

North Devon Council ‘delighted’ that RMB Chivenor will remain open

News that the Marine Base at Chivenor will remain home to the Commando Logistics Regiment and 24 Commando Royal Engineers has been welcomed by North Devon Council.

Posted on: 7 March 2019 | Posted in: | 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

Another step forward for North Devon’s new leisure centre

The future of North Devon’s leisure centre has been under discussion at North Devon Council.

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

North Devon Councillors vote to bridge funding gap by increasing council tax

At a full council meeting on Monday 25 February, councillors voted to increase North Devon Council’s share of council tax by 2.99% in line with inflation.

Posted on: 27 February 2019 | Posted in: Economy | No Comments
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Changes to some North Devon parish boundaries given the go ahead

Changes to some North Devon parish boundaries have been given the go ahead to bring them in-line with ward boundaries.

Posted on: 26 February 2019 | Posted in: Democracy | No Comments
Lime trees on Paternoster Row

Tree work beings in Paternoster Row next week

Tree surgeons will be pruning the avenue of trees that line Barnstaple’s Paternoster Row next week.

Posted on: 15 February 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments
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