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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
People gathered for a photograph outside Age Concern's Barnstaple's offices.

Devon County Council gives its support to valued local charity

Devon County Council has given Age Concern Barnstaple and District £25,000 to help the charity stay afloat.

Posted on: 9 August 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
Two children running with a kite

North Devon, Torridge and Torbay residents are asked to consider becoming adoptive parents

A shortage of potential adopters in North Devon, Torridge and Torbay is making it difficult to give children permanent homes, says the south west region’s adoption agency.

Posted on: 6 August 2019 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
Photo of a road closed sign

Overnight road closures at The Quay, Bideford

Essential footway maintenance and road resurfacing will start on The Quay in Bideford next week.

Posted on: 30 July 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of a road closed sign

Overnight resurfacing to resume on the A361

Overnight resurfacing work, which was postponed due to poor weather in June, will resume on the A361 between South Molton and Barnstaple from 6pm on Monday 15 July

Posted on: 9 July 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of a roadwork sign

Resurfacing planned on A361 between South Molton and Barnstaple

Overnight closures will be needed on the A361 between South Molton and Barnstaple to carry out essential resurfacing, starting on the evening of Tuesday 18 June

Posted on: 11 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment| 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

New facility heralds the end of dustbin waste going to landfill in the county of Devon

Bynsworthy’s new waste transfer station will become fully operational on Monday 11 February 2019.

Posted on: 8 February 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

New flexible work hub opens in Braunton

Braunton Parish Council were successful in their bid for Devon Work Hubs funding to turn part of the village’s police station in to the new Braunton Community Work Hub

Posted on: 18 December 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy