Petition – Reinstate Medical Centre Concessionary Free Parking

Petition – Reinstate Medical Centre Concessionary Free Parking

North Devon District Council Car Park Adjacent to Fremington Medical Centre. Until 2016, parking for the first hour was free, then NDDC decided to remove that concession says Julie Adnams Hatch. This means paying to collect prescriptions, see nurse and book appointments. Now this is also causing ...

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Petition - Let’s Get Devon Schools Properly Funded!

Petition - Let’s Get Devon Schools Properly Funded!

At the moment the Government pays schools in Devon £290 a year LESS for each child than the national average. The Government have announced a new ‘Fairer Funding’ plan that means that around 200 schools in Devon will actually have their budget cut, while other schools will get a bit more. On top ...

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Local Government Settlement 2017/18

Local Government Settlement 2017/18

The following message was sent by Devon County Councillor Brian Greenslade to Peter Heaton-Jones MP for North Devon. Dear Peter, Good to see you at the North Devon Executive on Wednesday. Unfortunately the representations from NDC to County Hall regarding the £2.2 m schools are upset about losing...

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Tories vote down £2.2m for Schools

At Devon County Council’s budget meeting on 16th Feb the Conservative majority voted down an amendment from the Lib Dem group which would have replaced the £2.2 m of funding for Devon Schools which the Conservative Cabinet at County Hall had cut. Barnstaple Lib Dem County Councillor Brian Greensl...

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