Entries by Town Clerk

North Tawton Durant Trust Meeting Tuesday 16 June 2020

A meeting of the Durant Trust will take place on Tuesday 16 June 2020.  The Trustees will consider applications for grant aid. To apply for a grant please contact us for an application form to be sent to you in the post, or download and print a form, as attached below.  Forms should be completed […]

Covid-19 – financial help from West Devon Borough Council for residents who need basic essentials

A Welfare Support Fund has been launched by South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils, in association with Devon County Council, to support residents whose financial situation has been seriously affected by the current pandemic. The COVID-19 Welfare Support Fund can provide small emergency payments to help with basic essentials including: household essentials such as […]

The Government’s new Covid-19 guidelines – Update Monday 11 May –

Government FAQs on new Covid-19 measures – What do they mean? West Devon and South Hams councils have issued a Government FAQ document to outline what the new measures mean in practice. For more comprehensive information, please refer to the full Government Guidance Document – Staying Safe Outside Your Home.

Domestic Abuse – Boots Pharmacies offering safe space for victims

BOOTS pharmacies offering safe spaces for victims of domestic abuse From today, Boots chemists are offering safe spaces within their pharmacies for victims of domestic abuse. Anyone needing help can ask staff at the counter to use the consultation room, where they will be able to contact local services for help and advice. It’s been launched by […]

Government Help for Businesses

Government assistance for businesses – West Devon Borough Council are writing to all business rate paying businesses in the Borough to advise on the help that is available.   The letters are being sent out on 8.3.20, and will take a few days to arrive.  If you think your business is eligible but you do not […]

Coronavirus Emergency – Be A Good Neighbour

Coronavirus Emergency – Be A Good Neighbour Dear Residents It will come as no surprise to you to learn that there have been many suggestions and offers from those of you who want to help your neighbours and fellow residents in the current emergency situation. This is a testament to the strong community spirit here […]

Coronavirus – Closure of NTTC Office

Dear Residents It has been decided to close the NTTC Office to the public until further notice. This is the best way for us to try and ensure that the Council can keep operating during this emergency period. I can advise that I myself have a permanent lung condition which puts me in a vulnerable […]