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Missing 13 year old found

Police officers were concerned for the welfare of Ellie Palmer-Welsh who was reported missing from the Barnstaple area 30th August 2018. Ellie has been located safe and well in Staffordshire. An […]

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Missing 13 year old girl from North Devon

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing teenage girl from North Devon A police spokesperson said: “Ellie Palmer-Welsh is 13-years-old and has not been seen since […]

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Man charged in connection with Barnstaple death

A 50-year-old has been charged in connection with the death of a man in Barnstaple which happened on Friday 3 August. Kevin Gale, also known as Kevin Maloney from Barnstaple, […]

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Family pay tribute to 18 year old killed in vehicle collision

An 18-year-old who was involved in a single vehicle collision on Friday 16 March, has died. Jodie Hynes was injured when the vehicle she was travelling in collided with a […]

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Man sentenced for Barnstaple attacks

A man has today, Friday 24 November, been sentenced at Bristol Crown Court for the attempted murder and wounding with intent of two men in Barnstaple. Kyle Saville, 26, of […]

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Not the kind of Kinder surprise you want!

From Devon & Cornwall Police Class-A drugs hidden in a Kinder Surprise and a large quantity of cash has been seized following a policing operation in North Devon. On Wednesday […]

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Homeless man found dead in Barnstaple

Detectives have launched an investigation following what is being treated as a suspicious death of a homeless man in Barnstaple. Police and ambulance crews were notified at around 8.40pm on […]

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Woman Dies After Barnstaple Collision

From Devon & Cornwall Police: A 91-year-old woman who died following a collision in Barnstaple on Saturday night [17 December] has been named as Mrs Margaret Pine, who lived locally. Emergency […]

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Body Found in River, Barnstaple

Shortly before 4pm on Saturday (3 December) police received a report from a member of the public reporting what they believed was a body in the water, the River Taw, […]

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Firearms Incident in Barnstaple

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: Police are appealing for witnesses following a firearm incident in Barnstaple. Around 12.45am on Saturday the 15th October, the Police were called following reports […]

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Keeping History Alive – Barnstaple Stories

How amazing it would be to have the funding (and people) to do this in Bude. So, let’s take inspiration from Barnstaple Stories.  The idea is very simple.  Short films […]

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Free film Making Course For 11-14s, Barnstaple

What a great idea this is, and I wish we had something similar for youngsters in Bude. One for BAAM, perhaps! In association with education charity Into Film, St Anne’s […]

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Oral History Project – Could We Do This in #Bude?

Local community film-makers, North Devon Moving Image, are working on an exciting new project to unveil and preserve Barnstaple’s hidden heritage through your personal stories and photographs.  They will be […]

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Another Serious A39 Collision

Police are seeking witnesses to a three-vehicle collision on the A39, in north Devon which left a woman with serious injuries. This one was on Sunday, 1st November. Emergency services […]

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18 Year Old Sentenced for Attempted Armed Robbery

According to Devon & Cornwall Police reports, an 18-year-old man was sentenced at Exeter Crown Court yesterday. He was given 3 years and 8 months at a youth offenders institution for an […]

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