Tag Archives: Barnstaple

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| No Comments
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| No Comments

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

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