North Devon is recognised as having two of the UK’s very best green spaces

Bicclescombe Park in Ilfracombe and Yeo Valley Community Woodland in Barnstaple have once again been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as two of the very best green spaces in the world.

Posted on: 2 August 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments
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Consultation set to start on North Devon parish boundaries

A consultation starts today (Thursday 26 July) to review parish boundaries in North Devon.

Posted on: 26 July 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Reminder to dispose of your barbecue safely this summer

With the summer in full swing, many of us are enjoying eating ‘al fresco’ in the garden or at the beach.

Posted on: 24 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Local gymnast is flying the flag for Falcons, North Devon and Team GB!

North Devon’s Adam Tobin has qualified to represent Great Britain at the European Championships in Glasgow next month.

Posted on: 20 July 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | 1 Comment

Appeal for witnesses following arson attack at Braunton play area

North Devon Council is appealing for witnesses following a fire at the Pill Gardens play area in Braunton.

Posted on: 20 July 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments

Council uses new powers to clean up our streets

A Barnstaple resident has been issued with a fine for leaving their household waste on the street. The householder, from Sunflower Road, Barnstaple, was handed a £60 fine after ignoring advice by North Devon Council about how to present theiraaa

Posted on: 20 July 2018 | Posted in: | No Comments

Unlicensed landlord fined by council

A landlord from Lynton has been fined by the North and East Devon Magistrates’ Court for failing to hold a licence for the House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) in Barnstaple, which he owns and manages.

Posted on: 17 July 2018 | Posted in: Housing | 1 Comment
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Council takes to two wheels to tackle environmental crimes

Council officers are now using pedal power to tackle dog fouling and littering in the district.

Posted on: 12 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Popular Combe Martin play area set for improvements

Arnolds Plot play area in Combe Martin is going to be improved thanks to a grant from North Devon Council.

Posted on: 9 July 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments

North Devon Team to compete in 2018 South West Youth Games thanks to a council grant

A team from North Devon will be competing in this year’s South West Youth Games, thanks to a grant from North Devon Council.

Posted on: 9 July 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments
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