Monthly Archives: October 2020

Join the Rangers at Northam Burrows for half-term, 24th Oct. – 1st Nov.

Northam Burrow Rangers have been busy putting the finishing touches to some exciting free Half-Term activities at Northam Burrows suitable for young and old alike. The first of these and running dawn to dusk from Saturday 24th October to Sunday … Continue reading

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Cashless parking in Torridge.

Cashless Parking in Torridge will be changing from Parkmobile to RingGo on the 26th October. The move is part of a wholesale consolidation of cashless parking across the County, with single provision by RingGo across all Devon Councils. As part … Continue reading

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Great Torrington Globe Hotel project celebrates £63k funding.

Plans to rejuvenate the Globe Hotel in Great Torrington received a fresh boost this week with the announcement of almost £63K in funding from the Architectural Heritage Fund. The money is for the partnership project between Great Torrington Town and … Continue reading

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Exmoor Pony Centre – October.

News from the Exmoor Pony Centre, Ashwick, Dulverton TA22 9QE Wow, we just can’t thank everyone enough for their ongoing support over the last few months. After a difficult lockdown, it has been amazing to welcome people back to the … Continue reading

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Free second hour of parking – Bideford, Holsworthy, Torrington.

Torridge Council’s Community and Resources Committee have voted to implement plans for a free second hour’s parking for motorists in Bideford, Holsworthy and Torrington main Car Parks. The free second hour will automatically be added to any one-hour tickets purchased … Continue reading

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Coastwise North Devon – Autumn programme.

Jonathon Porritt joins Coastwise North Devon’s Autumn programme. Britain’s most prominent Green activist, Jonathon Porritt, is to give a talk to Coastwise North Devon on Thursday 29th October. Jonathon is a former director of Friends of the Earth, a founder … Continue reading

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Shipping notes No. 186 (September).

Bideford Quay. No shipping since last edition. Yelland Quay. No shipping since last edition. Appledore. Since the announcement that the shipyard was to reopen as “Harland and Wolff Appledore”, there have been two open days for ex-employees to apply for … Continue reading

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