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A361 resurfacing delayed by poor weather

Resurfacing work which was due to continue on the A361 between South Molton and Barnstaple today (Thursday 20 June) has been postponed due to the weather. Preparatory work has been carried out over the past two evenings, but the changeable conditions mean that the main surface dressing work, which was […]

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Horsebox overturns on A39 – road closed

The Police have reported traffic problems on the A39 which is closed both ways due to an overturned lorry between B3233 (Instow Turn Off, Westleigh) and A3125 (Roundswell). Local villages Yelland and Bickington) are congested as traffic diverts. The lorry concerned is a horse box carrying horses which are injured. […]

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Man dies on A30 after 3 vehicle collision

Police have appealed for witnesses and dashcam footage following a fatal collision on the A30 in East Devon yesterday (Thursday 30 May). Emergency services were called at around 2.20pm to a three-vehicle collision on the Honiton-bound carriageway of the road, near to Parsons Bridge and around a mile from the […]

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A39 collision Barnstaple appeal for witnesses

From Devon & Cornwall Police: At approximately 5.20pm on Thursday 25 April, police and ambulance were called to a two-vehicle collision on the A39 Rooks Bridge, Barnstaple, involving a car and an HGV. While en route a South West ambulance approaching the scene left the A39 and hit a tree. […]

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Dashcam footage sought for A39 incident in Devon

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police investigating an incident on the A39 in North Devon on Easter Monday [22 April] are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage. Officers are seeking information following a pair of collisions between the same two vehicles – a white Mitsubishi truck and a silver Mini […]

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Survey work on N Devon Link Road

From Devon County Council website: Survey work is starting on a section of the North Devon Link Road this week, ahead of the planned major road widening scheme. Devon County Council granted planning permission in February for widening of the A361 between Filleigh and Portmore, and the authority is now […]

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Should we ban vehicles outside school gates?

Nearly two thirds (63%) of teachers would support a ban on motor vehicles outside the school gates during school drop off and pick up times, new figures reveal, as 29 schools in Devon start the annual Big Pedal challenge to walk, scoot or cycle their journeys. Obviously, some won’t be able […]

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Collision near Clovelly this morning

The main route from Devon to Cornwall, the A39, was partially blocked near Clovelly this morning at the B3237 turn, after a collision at around 8.10am between a motorcycle and a car. A male motorcyclist sustained injuries and was airlifted to Derriford Hospital as a precaution. The road was clear and […]

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