Tag Archives: Barnstaple

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 | 2 Comments

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 | No Comments

Tour of Britain Stage 2 marked by historic race through Victorian market

Devon has a long history of hosting exciting and challenging stages of the Tour of Britain, and this year will be no exception.

Posted on: 5 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Plans announced to expand successful Work Hubs for growing businesses

Devon County Council is announcing the next phase of expansion to a network of business work spaces, which is helping to boost the county’s productivity.

Posted on: 8 May 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Emergency overnight closure of Rumsam Bridge

Rumsam Bridge in Barnstaple will be closed overnight tonight (Thursday 4 January) for emergency repairs to be carried out to a damaged expansion joint

Posted on: 4 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Roundswell business park moves step closer

Proposals for a key employment site and park and change facility at Roundswell in Barnstaple have moved a step closer

Posted on: 16 November 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy

New bridge opens at Roundswell

A new £2.7 million pedestrian and cycle bridge near Roundswell in Barnstaple has opened, completing the second phase of infrastructure improvements in the area

Posted on: 11 September 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Overnight traffic signals at Portmore Roundabout on the evenings of 22-25 May

Temporary three-way traffic signals will be in operation at Portmore Roundabout, Barnstaple, overnight from 7pm each evening from 22-25 May for resurfacing and lining. Traffic signals will be removed before 7am each morning

Posted on: 18 May 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Portmore Roundabout improvements to start later this month

A £1.5 million scheme to increase the capacity of Portmore Roundabout, in order to reduce queuing at peak times, is due to start on Monday 23 January and is expected to take 20 weeks to complete

Posted on: 10 January 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Roadwork sign

Preparatory work starts on pedestrian and cycle bridge at Roundswell

Preparatory work is underway at Roundswell in Barnstaple for the construction of a new £2.7 million pedestrian and cycle bridge crossing over the A39

Posted on: 10 January 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy