Funding for Tomlin Hall

Funding for Tomlin Hall

Cllr. Helen Walker writes: "£20,450 in S106 funding from developers has been allocated to the project to renovate Tomlin Hall, following a survey by Fremington Parish Council, which identified the facilities in the hall as being in need of modernisation.  The funding, from the Woolmers Farm devel...

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Sign-up for Speed Watch

Sign-up for Speed Watch

With traffic through Bickington in the mornings often at a stand-still, drivers resort to using roads like Lyddicleave and Ellerslie Road as rat runs, speeding along the residential streets.  It's time that stopped, so as district councillors we have secured a commitment from Devon and Cornwall P...

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Fire Service Update

Fire Service Update

Councillor Ian Roome writes: "Our local fire crews in Barnstaple play a vial role in not only reacting to fires but many other incidents. I am so glad that after all the lobbying in late 2019 and early 2020 that we will have Barnstaple station manned day and night. I was very privileged to be sho...

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General Election Statement

This has been a disappointing result for the Liberal Democrats. The agreement between the Brexit Party and Conservatives made this a difficult night for the party. Nationally this became the Brexit election. But locally, we can hold our heads high knowing we ran a positive campaign offering the ...

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