Recycling is the theme of this year’s Local Democracy Week

Reducing single use plastics and the impact of recycling on North Devon make up this year’s recycling theme for Local Democracy Week (LDW).

Posted on: 8 October 2018 | Posted in: Democracy | No Comments

Funding boost for new Coast Explorers exhibition

There’s something fishy going on at the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon.

Posted on: 4 October 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | No Comments

How you can help the district’s rough sleepers

Devon and Cornwall Police, North Devon Council and Barnstaple Town Council are working together to highlight the work being done locally to support rough sleepers in Barnstaple and North Devon and are appealing to the public for help.

Posted on: 28 September 2018 | Posted in: Housing | No Comments

Changes to recycling collection days are due to start next week for some North Devon households.

From Monday 1 October, North Devon Council is introducing changes to recycling collections in some areas to accommodate an overall increase in the number of dwellings within the district.

Posted on: 25 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Design a Christmas wreath for Barnstaple Pannier Market

Local schools, businesses and community groups are being encouraged to get creative this Christmas, and design a wreath for Barnstaple Pannier Market.

Posted on: 25 September 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | 2 Comments

Calling all foodies – FOODFest is back!

There’s just a few weeks to go before the most delicious event of the year returns to Barnstaple Pannier Market.

Posted on: 25 September 2018 | Posted in: Leisure | 1 Comment

Inspector’s approval for joint North Devon and Torridge Local Plan

The first North Devon and Torridge Local Plan has received approval from the Planning Inspector.

Posted on: 14 September 2018 | Posted in: Planning | No Comments

Help fight flytipping – follow the SCRAP code

Did you know you could be fined and prosecuted for flytipping even if you paid for someone to take your old bathroom suite or broken fridge away?

Posted on: 11 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

New Safe Sleep service is launched

On 1 October, North Devon Council and Freedom Community Alliance will open the doors of the first winter shelter project for North Devon’s homeless.

Posted on: 10 September 2018 | Posted in: Housing | No Comments

Northern Devon joins together in suicide prevention pledge

Organisations across northern Devon are joining together to get the message out that it’s safe to talk about suicide, in a campaign that’s been launched to coincide with World Suicide Prevention Day (10 September).

Posted on: 10 September 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments
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