North Devon News

Investing In Barnstaple’s Future

Over the last four years, Lib Dem run North Devon Council has spearheaded a huge investment in our town centre. The council has teamed up with business, the police and government to try to turn round the town centre.

11 Apr 2023

Good News on Homes

Lib Dem run North Devon Council have been helping to get secure homes for local families. “We have been using the council’s powers to bring long term empty houses back into use as family homes” said Councillor David Worden.

18 Mar 2023
Photo ouside St. John's Community Centre of the opening of the Repair Café.

Repair Cafe

Councillor Louisa York opened the first repair café in Barnstaple at St John’s Community Centre.

18 Mar 2023

Conservative Cuts Could Lead to More Homelessness.

Conservative Devon County Council are planning even more cuts to care services in North Devon. The plans, released last week, will increase the risk of homelessness, close the Mental Health Link Centres, and cut Devon Carers support for hard pressed families.

6 Mar 2023
Image of North Devon Lib Dem PPC standing outside Ilfracombe Landmark Theatre

Levelling Up funding snub ignores the community in Ilfracombe.

The Government has failed to inject money and support local communities in Ilfracombe in today’s Levelling Up funding announcement. North Devon Council spent a great deal of time preparing an excellent bid for badly needed money but unfortunately the Government did not give us the support we need.

20 Jan 2023