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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Stalemate on ‘eyesore’ barriers around Bideford treethe ‘eyesore’ plastic barriers erected around the tree near the Kingsley statue
Stalemate on ‘eyesore’ barriers around Bideford tree
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
the ‘eyesore’ plastic barriers erected around the tree near the Kingsley statue on the Quay. These were placed there by Devon County Council (DCC) after the tree’s roots caused some of the flagstone paving to come up and become a ‘trip... Read more
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express
Deaf pupils 'engaged in sexual activities after teachers got drunk' claims whistleblowerin Devon for nearly 200 years Exeter Deaf Academy said: "We continue to cooper
Deaf pupils 'engaged in sexual activities after teachers got drunk' claims whistleblower
express / Posted 2 days ago
in Devon for nearly 200 years Exeter Deaf Academy said: "We continue to cooperate fully with the ongoing investigation by Devon County Council and Devon and Cornwall Police and cannot and should not comment until this is complete and the facts... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Link Road options ‘do not go far enough’entire road made a dual carriageway North Devon Link Road proposals do not go
Link Road options ‘do not go far enough’
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
entire road made a dual carriageway North Devon Link Road proposals do not go far enough, says Barnstaple Town Council. Devon County Council is looking at improving junctions at a cost of £35million or also adding three lane stretches between... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Barnstaple grass cutting problems are being ‘ironed out’, says councilbeing ‘ironed out’, says council Barnstaple Town Council has taken on the main
Barnstaple grass cutting problems are being ‘ironed out’, says council
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
being ‘ironed out’, says council Barnstaple Town Council has taken on the maintenance of roadside verges in the town from Devon County Council. Picture: Andy Keeble Efforts to make roadside verges look respectable are taking longer than... Read more
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express
Prince Charles operates giant crane during visit to energy plant on tour of southwestfinal day of a three-day tour to the Duchy of Cornwall. The energy plant is ru
Prince Charles operates giant crane during visit to energy plant on tour of southwest
express / Posted 7 days ago
final day of a three-day tour to the Duchy of Cornwall. The energy plant is run in partnership with Plymouth City Council, Devon County Council and Torbay Council. PAThe MVV Energie plant in Devonport generates power and heat for near by naval... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
It’s ‘now or never’ for the North Devon Link Roadon July 29 and people have been urged to have their say on the first major impr
It’s ‘now or never’ for the North Devon Link Road
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
on July 29 and people have been urged to have their say on the first major improvements since the road opened in 1988. Devon County Council is asking for opinions on two options – the first, a £35million package of junction improvements between... Read more
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express
Charles and Camilla bring their three-day visit to Devon and Cornwall to a closeand Camilla meet the cast of Doc Martin The energy plant is run by MVV Energie
Charles and Camilla bring their three-day visit to Devon and Cornwall to a close
express / Posted 7 days ago
and Camilla meet the cast of Doc Martin The energy plant is run by MVV Energie in partnership with Plymouth City Council, Devon County Council and Torbay Council. It opened last year and treats 245,000 tons of waste per year and generates heat... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Gritters called as heatwave threatens to melt North Devon Link Roadthe Knowstone junction – creating steam and delays. But with the mercury toppi
Gritters called as heatwave threatens to melt North Devon Link Road
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
the Knowstone junction – creating steam and delays. But with the mercury topping 30C during this week’s mini heatwave, Devon County Council said the work was necessary to stop the road from melting. A spokesperson said: “Due to the very high... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
School’s out for Orchard Vale’s Jan Retiring Orchard Vale head teacher Jan Baker, pictured with Devon County Coun
School’s out for Orchard Vale’s Jan
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
Retiring Orchard Vale head teacher Jan Baker, pictured with Devon County Council’s Cabinet Member for Schools, James McInnes, and Head of Education and Learning, Sue Clarke. Picture: Contributed Head teacher... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Life spans ‘still low’ in Ilfracombein Devon. The Annual Public Health Report for 2015-16 by Dr Virginia Pearson a
Life spans ‘still low’ in Ilfracombe
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
in Devon. The Annual Public Health Report for 2015-16 by Dr Virginia Pearson and Dr Mark Kealy is produced on behalf of Devon County Council. It has similar findings to last year for Ilfracombe, with the central ward life expectancy at 74.9... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
MPs warn of term-time holiday 'confusion' as up to three family members fined for one casethe Platt case “confusion now reigns”. He added: “We recently heard that until
MPs warn of term-time holiday 'confusion' as up to three family members fined for one case
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
the Platt case “confusion now reigns”. He added: “We recently heard that until details of the new law are made clear Devon county council says it has suspended issuing and new penalty notices and cases to be in the court will be... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Cracks appear in Bideford A39 bridge jointsexpected to take some months, council says Damage to the Kenwith Viaduct near
Cracks appear in Bideford A39 bridge joints
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 16 days ago
expected to take some months, council says Damage to the Kenwith Viaduct near Bideford will cost £500,000 to repair. Devon County Council has put in a temporary speed limit on the A39 by the viaduct bridge until further notice. It follows a... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Have your say on North Devon Link Road plansDevon Link Road between Bideford and South Molton. North Devon Council has cal
Have your say on North Devon Link Road plans
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 22 days ago
Devon Link Road between Bideford and South Molton. North Devon Council has called on people to get their views on the Devon County Council consultation in before the July 29 deadline. Two options are on the table – to upgrade junctions at a... Read more
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This is West Country
Grants available for innovative Devon primary schoolsSCHOOLS have the chance to benefit from the latest round of grants from Devon C
Grants available for innovative Devon primary schools
This is West Country / Posted 24 days ago
SCHOOLS have the chance to benefit from the latest round of grants from Devon County Council. State-funded primary and special schools in the area can apply for an Enterprise in Schools Grant as the new round was launched on Monday. The aim of the... Read more
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This is West Country
New million pound scheme to improve Blundell's Road begins on Mondaythe school and raised tables added. The school will also benefit from a new puf
New million pound scheme to improve Blundell's Road begins on Monday
This is West Country / Posted 26 days ago
the school and raised tables added. The school will also benefit from a new puffin crossing. Councillor Stuart Hughes, Devon County Council cabinet member for highway management, said: “The scheme aims to create a safer environment for all road... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Council looks to close Barnstaple Pannier Market at nightis likely to follow the report to members. The council made a similar proposal
Council looks to close Barnstaple Pannier Market at night
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 28 days ago
is likely to follow the report to members. The council made a similar proposal in July 2010, when they approached Devon County Council for a ‘gating order’ to be carried out between 6pm and 6am. Those plans were shelved by North Devon’s... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Link Road will be closed tomorrow (Thursday)delays to work means the North Devon Link Road at South Molton will now be clos
Link Road will be closed tomorrow (Thursday)
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 28 days ago
delays to work means the North Devon Link Road at South Molton will now be closed at various times tomorrow (Thursday). Devon County Council said due to heavy rain completion of the A361 resurfacing works had been delayed. A section at South... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
There’s ‘not enough money’ to dual the link road, says county councilspeed up improvements to the North Devon Link Road and highlight just how cruci
There’s ‘not enough money’ to dual the link road, says county council
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 28 days ago
speed up improvements to the North Devon Link Road and highlight just how crucial it is to the region and its economy. Devon County Council has ruled out dualling the A361 North Devon Link Road. The council is currently developing a business... Read more
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This is West Country
£1.1million road safety work on one of Tiverton's busiest roads to get underwayconsultation while also working closely with Mid Devon District Council and Blu
£1.1million road safety work on one of Tiverton's busiest roads to get underway
This is West Country / Posted 30 days ago
consultation while also working closely with Mid Devon District Council and Blundell’s School. Councillor Stuart Hughes, Devon County Council cabinet member for Highway Management, said: “The scheme aims to create a safer environment for all road... Read more
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This is West Country
Council calls for help running its youth services as part of cost-cutting measuresorganisations that offer a public service are being encouraged to air their vie
Council calls for help running its youth services as part of cost-cutting measures
This is West Country / Posted 1 months ago
organisations that offer a public service are being encouraged to air their views on the future of Devon's youth services. Devon County Council approved plans to divest the service to an independent organisation, such as an employee-led public... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon Link Road closures next weekout The North Devon Link Road will be closed during the day from Monday (June
North Devon Link Road closures next week
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
out The North Devon Link Road will be closed during the day from Monday (June 27) to Wednesday, weather permitting. Devon County Council says the closure is for surface dressing and will take place on each day between 6am and 4pm. The... Read more

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