Tag Archives: Torridge

Car in Winter

Ice on Devon’s roads each night this weekend

Freezing conditions are again forecast across the county and road surface temperatures are expected to plummet to as low -2C from tonight, Friday 5 January.

Posted on: 5 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Gritting

Highways teams thanked for keeping Devon moving

While many were enjoying a well-earned festive break, teams across Devon worked 24-hours a day in freezing temperatures, responding to incidents.

Posted on: 3 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Reminder of upcoming Torridge Bridge refurbishment

Essential work to replace an expansion joint will start in the new year, with temporary traffic lights in place overnight from Monday 8 January

Posted on: 20 December 2017 | Posted in: Environment
Roadwork sign

Enhancement schemes to improve two streets in Bideford

Improvement work in Mill Street and Allhalland Street in Bideford will start on Tuesday 2 January

Posted on: 20 December 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Those at ‘high risk’ of HIV are urged to get tested

Groups or communities that are most at risk of contracting HIV are advised to have an HIV test at least annually.

Posted on: 1 December 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

‘Too good to be true’ subscriptions warning

Consumers should read the small print before agreeing subscription offers which can lock consumers into an unwanted contract

Posted on: 27 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Considering solar panels? Check the provider’s credentials urges Trading Standards

The warning follows complaints from some customers who signed a contract and paid a deposit after hearing a sales pitch at home.

Posted on: 23 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Communities urged to support ‘suicide first aiders’ campaign

In Devon two people take their lives a week – and often communities are best placed to help

Posted on: 23 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Rogue carpet cleaner gets cleaned out

A company director convicted of fraud, who operated two carpet cleaning companies, will have to pay back in full the £219,007.12 that he made from his crime if assets are identified in the future.

Posted on: 22 November 2017

Bideford Long Bridge to be closed for resurfacing

Bideford Long Bridge is due to be closed for resurfacing from Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December as part of the refurbishment of the listed structure

Posted on: 21 November 2017 | Posted in: Environment