Contract to build Braunton BMX track awarded to local company

The contract for constructing a new BMX pump track in Braunton has been awarded to locally based outdoor play specialists, TK Play.

Posted on: 25 June 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments

Grant Application secures £16K funding to make Commercial Fishing Safer

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.

Posted on: 24 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Work kicks off on new artificial grass pitch in Barnstaple

Work on the eagerly awaited Artificial Grass Pitch (AGP) at Tarka Tennis Centre has begun.

Posted on: 20 June 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments

Fun day for North Devon school children at Oceanfest 2019

A day of fun and games at the beach awaits North Devon school children this week, as GoldCoast Oceanfest returns to Croyde.

Posted on: 17 June 2019 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments
Recycling processing hall

Contractors sought to modernise recycling site

Contractors with an interest in tendering to improve the district council’s recycling site are being invited to find out more at an information event next month.

Posted on: 17 June 2019 | Posted in: Economy | No Comments
Caddy with crisp packets inside

Council joins with Terracycle to recycle crisp packets

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.

Posted on: 14 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Council officers take on new police powers to tackle anti-social behaviour

Council officers in North Devon now have more powers to tackle anti-social behaviour in the district.

Posted on: 13 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Safe Sleep service gets 36 people off the streets

A project to give North Devon’s rough sleepers a safe place to stay last winter has been hailed a success after it helped 36 people off the streets. 

Posted on: 13 June 2019 | Posted in: Housing | 2 Comments

Building Control nominations bring recognition for North Devon projects

Two North Devon building projects have received recognition at the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Excellence Awards following their nomination by NMD Building Control.

Posted on: 13 June 2019 | Posted in: Planning | No Comments

Council issue fine for dog fouling in Fremington

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.

Posted on: 10 June 2019 | Posted in: | No Comments
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