Posts for Environment

Flood alerts – Dartmoor Rivers

Flooding is possible on Saturday overnight into Sunday. Over the last 24 hours, we have seen heavy rainfall in the Dartmoor area. This has meant that the River Taw is […]

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River Teign Flood Warning

This is from the Environment Agency for anyone living or visiting near the lower River Teign River Teign (Lower) from Chudleigh to Kingsteignton: Flooding is expected on Saturday morning. Heavy […]

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Bideford man pleads guilty in court to fly-tipping

A Bideford man responsible for fly-tipping near Kenwith Castle – Northdown Road in Bideford has pleaded guilty in court resulting in a fine and costs totalling £447. The local businessman […]

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Clocks go back this weekend

Yes, it’s that grim, dark and dim time of year again. From Devon Council: The clocks go back on 27 October 2019 and Devon County Council is reminding all road […]

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Resurgence is recruiting

We’re recruiting! Looking for an experienced Event Manager to develop an environment and arts programme at the new Resurgence Centre, Hartland. Working as part of the team at The Resurgence […]

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North Devon coast on red flood warning

Flooding is expected for Clovelly, Westward Ho!, Watermouth Cove and Combe Martin over the high tide on Monday evening. High water at Ilfracombe is at 8 pm, but times of […]

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Torridge District Council 23 Sep 2019 Agri Food and Drinks Businesses in Torridge and North Devon invited to reduce waste via the “Circular Economy”

A new initiative has been launched which aims to explore how to support local business in Torridge and North Devon in the transition towards a circular economy in the Agri/food/drink […]

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Independent review of National Parks

Seventy years after the Act of Parliament that created the first National Parks, a major independent review – led by writer Julian Glover – has called for bold action to reignite the […]

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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 […]

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Fish pass extended in Exeter

Fish in the River Exe can swim easier upstream now a fish pass has temporarily been extended. Except during times of heavy flow, salmon and trout have been unable to […]

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