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Make sure you are on the electoral register

Every year all Councils update their Electoral Register and as part of this, every residential property in the Torridge District has been sent a Household Registration Form. Every household needs to reply every year in order to stay on the electoral register so that they can vote in future elections, […]

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Great British Beach Clean

The Great British Beach Clean, hosted by the UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) will take place this weekend from 20-23rd September. Members of the public are urged to join the charity to clear litter from the UK’s coastline and help collect valuable data. Last year, 15,000 […]

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Asda reduces the price of petrol

Asda has today announced a 3p a litre cut in the price of petrol, meaning its customers will pay no more than 122.7p a litre. Other retailers are now expected to reduce their pump prices too. RAC fuel spokesman Simon Williams said: “This is a very welcome but long overdue […]

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A39 Welcombe crash yesterday

A person was injured in yesterday afternoon’s crash on the A39 near Meddon between Welcombe campsite and The West Country Inn, which blocked the road in both directions. The single-vehicle collision happened at around 4.50 pm. The air ambulance was requested but was unable to fly due to the cloud. […]

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A39 blocked West Country Inn, Hartland

The A39 is blocked both ways with queueing traffic due to accident between Welcombe Campsite to The West Country Inn Hotel. This is affecting traffic between Bude and Hartland. The accident happened late afternoon but the road is still blocked, so please avoid.

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Photographic exhibition Hartland

By Angie Burke: An exhibition of photographs from the James Ravillious (1972-1989) and Roger Deakins archive, including rarely seen images of Hartland. Come along to the Parish Hall to enjoy these archive images and share your memories of Hartland. The exhibition will also include photographs by James Ravilious and Roger […]

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Volunteers make a difference in Bideford

In May 2018 the Bideford Sustainability Group set up the Grow Well Project in Honestone Street Car Park in Bideford, run by Lynda Ramsay. For the second year, the group have an arrangement in place with Torridge District Council to look after the car park. By planting a mixture of […]

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Spate of burglaries in East Devon

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are urging the public to be vigilant with security following a spate of burglaries in East Devon. Detective Inspector Grant Leitch said: “We have seen a number of burglaries being carried out on non-dwelling premises in places such as Crediton and Silverton as well […]

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Missing man, Clovelly area

Devon and Cornwall Police are seeking any information relating to the whereabouts of Jesse Holloway. He was last believed to be in the Clovelly area overnight from Saturday the 7th into the morning of the Sunday the 8th September 2019. He is believed to be vulnerable and may not know […]

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Okehampton drivers advised on the need for good vision

The Devon & Cornwall Police roads policing unit were out in Okehampton yesterday focusing on road safety and specifically the requirement of drivers to have good vision. 100 cars were stopped and all 100 drivers were spoken to and given advice and education regarding eyesight checks. As a result of […]

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