Posts for Environment

Independent farming films encourage people to think local

Health and wellbeing for people, communities and the environment are big discussion topics today.  Buying local, when it comes to food, has a positive impact on the local economy and […]

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Devon documentaries set to make waves

A new six-part documentary series starring the people and landscapes of North Devon premieres in the county this month – narrated by BBC Springwatch presenter Gillian Burke. Journey to the Sea has […]

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Flood alert – North Devon Coast from Hartland Point

Bude looks ok but there is a flood alert in force for the North Devon Coast from Hartland Point. Flooding is possible over the high tides on Monday evening and […]

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Flood alert for Lower & Upper Torridge

River levels are forecast to rise across Devon as a result of heavy rainfall this afternoon and overnight into Thursday. Consequently, flooding of roads and low-lying land is possible widely […]

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Torridge Council encourages people to continue recycling over Christmas

We’d like to thank everyone in Torridge for supporting the service over the last twelve months. The hard work by households across the district means that we have managed to […]

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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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