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Photo of Rock Park Bridge

Rock Park Bridge closure to remain in place for “many months”

Plans are being drawn up for the stabilisation and repair of Rock Park Bridge in Barnstaple. It has been closed since a structural defect was found with the columns supporting the bridge last month

Posted on: 4 June 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Road closed sign

Shared cycle and walking route at Rock Park Bridge closed

The closure follows a routine underwater inspection which revealed corrosion in the large steel columns in the river section which support the bridge.

Posted on: 6 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Pilton students at an international school in Austria

Devon secondary school wins prestigious award

A North Devon secondary school has received a prestigious award for the quality of its international education.

Posted on: 6 September 2019 | Posted in: Education
Swing bridge over the River Yeo

Pedestrian and cyclist bridge over the River Yeo closes for repairs

A pedestrian and cycle bridge on the Tarka Trail is closed from today, (Monday 3 June) for eight weeks, for essential repairs and maintenance.

Posted on: 3 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Barnstaple couple says domiciliary care workers are as important as the NHS

A man from Barnstaple who is receiving twice daily visits from domiciliary care workers has met with Barnstaple’s mayor Ian Roome to highlight the difference this care makes to him.

Posted on: 18 January 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Tour of Britain - Dartmouth finish

Plan your journey – the Tour of Britain returns to Barnstaple

Residents, commuters and visitors to Barnstaple on Monday September 3 are advised to leave more time for their journey as the Tour of Britain returns to the town.

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Community

No glass ceiling for pupils at North Devon special school which is ‘close to outstanding’

A North Devon special school has been rated good again by education inspectors who say it is close to outstanding.

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Education
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