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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Bideford bridge users urged not to walk in the road as refurbishment continuesusers urged not to walk in the road as refurbishment continues Work at Bidefor
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
users urged not to walk in the road as refurbishment continues Work at Bideford Long Bridge is expected to take 18 weeks. Devon County Council is asking people not to ignore safety measures during the Grade 1 listed bridge’s 18-week... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon Link Road bid approved by councillors Devon County Council has agreed a bid that could see work start on North Devo
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Devon County Council has agreed a bid that could see work start on North Devon Link Road improvements in 2020. Picture: Tony Gussin Councillors agree bid to upgrade North Devon Link Road before it... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Campaigners keep fighting despite losing village green appeal in Westward Ho!Ho! park – and now the district council is wading forward with plans to develop
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Ho! park – and now the district council is wading forward with plans to develop the site. Following a year-long inquiry, Devon County Council has concluded that the land off Golf Links Road, owned by Torridge District Council (TDC), will not... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Official opening for Great Torrington Town and Community Hall under croft(TDC) has contributed £30,000 for the refurbishment from its community grants s
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
(TDC) has contributed £30,000 for the refurbishment from its community grants scheme, covering half of the project. Devon County Council also provided £5,000 for lighting. The under croft is part of wider plans to spend nearly £460,000 on... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Barnstaple shop owner ‘blown away’ by public support after license mix-upQueen Street, has been forced to remove the outdoor furniture after finding out
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
Queen Street, has been forced to remove the outdoor furniture after finding out the pavement outside his shop belonged to Devon County Council – not his landlord. The 36-year-old posted on Facebook on Thursday asking for customers to ‘get a... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Schools funding is ‘educational apartheid’ for North DevonJohnson said he was only speaking for secondary schools, but said he believed t
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
Johnson said he was only speaking for secondary schools, but said he believed the proposed distribution of funds via Devon County Council was ‘derisory’. He said: “There are some schools in the south of the county that have benefitted... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
‘Prison camp’ fence is spoiling Ilfracombe harbour viewsactually standing on the wall, which is clearly hazardous. “We have had severa
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 21 days ago
actually standing on the wall, which is clearly hazardous. “We have had several health and safety discussions with Devon County Council about the wall, but have been advised that as it is an historical wall it doesn’t need to meet current... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Work to refurbish Bideford Long Bridge starts Monday - and will last for 18 weeks Devon County Council said the majority of repair work to Bideford Long Bridge
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 28 days ago
Devon County Council said the majority of repair work to Bideford Long Bridge will take place under the bridge, though there may be some road closures. Work to... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
New bus timetable offers ‘improved’ service for Barnstaple and Bideford75 will see additional morning journeys between Bideford and Atlantic Village.
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 30 days ago
75 will see additional morning journeys between Bideford and Atlantic Village. This is being done in partnership with Devon County Council and will address the current gap in service. Under contract to Devon County Council, Stagecoach will be... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
"We want to get the community engaged into tackling this issue" - A new community scheme has been tabled by councillors following an inquest into the death of a resident.public need feedback as to where the council are at with regards to potholes.”
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
public need feedback as to where the council are at with regards to potholes.” Ramsbottom councillors have looked towards Devon County Council who have successfully established a “Community Road Warden scheme” to tackle issues. As part of the... Read more

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