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Have your say on council’s priorities

People in North Devon are being encouraged to have their say on what they think North Devon Council should be focusing on.

Posted on: 13 August 2019 | Posted in: Democracy | 1 Comment

North Devon Council website best in the country

North Devon Council’s website has been judged the best local authority website in the country in a quarterly national audit.

Posted on: 13 August 2019 | Posted in: Community | No Comments
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Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon calls for help in the fight against vandalism

Staff at the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon have asked the public to be vigilant after a window was found smashed on 7 August.

Posted on: 9 August 2019 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

North Devon flies the Green Flags for another year

Bicclescombe Park in Ilfracombe and Yeo Valley Community Woodland in Barnstaple have both retained their Green Flag status as two of best green spaces in the UK.

Posted on: 8 August 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments
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Shopkeepers urged to enter Best Small Shops competition

Shopkeepers in North Devon are being encouraged to enter a competition which celebrates the creativity of independent retailers on the UK’s High Streets and the role they play in building local communities. 

Posted on: 6 August 2019 | Posted in: Economy | 1 Comment

Rotary Gardens memorial planned for former councillor

Rotary Gardens in Barnstaple will soon have a new tree, planted in memory of former district councillor, David Butt.

Posted on: 5 August 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments

Calling all South West designers, manufacturers, artists and skilled craftspeople.

The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon is looking for manufacturers, designers, artists and skilled craftspeople to supply products for sale in their brand new museum shop. 

Posted on: 1 August 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | 4 Comments

Work on Barnstaple’s new artificial grass pitch has reached the halfway mark

Work to build the new Artificial Grass Pitch (AGP) at Tarka Tennis Centre is now 50% complete with an anticipated finish date of 13 September 2019.

Posted on: 1 August 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments
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Man caught on camera dumping a sofa in Barnstaple

A North Devon resident has been landed with a fine after dumping a sofa in bushes in Roundswell, Barnstaple. 

Posted on: 30 July 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
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Bike, skate or scoot to Barnstaple’s first Urban Sports Festival

Barnstaple is set to host an exciting new event, as the Urban Sports Festival and a range of adrenaline sports come to town in September. 

Posted on: 30 July 2019 | Posted in: Economy | No Comments
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