Entries by Town Clerk

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 […]

Extraordinary Meeting of NTTC re current planning applications for The Old Woollen Mill, North Tawton

The Council is to hold an extraordinary meeting on Wednesday 15 January commencing at 7 pm in the Council Office, to discuss the Council’s response to consultation from West Devon Borough Council reference the following planning applications: Application Number: 2915/19/FUL and 2916/19/LBC Proposal: Conversion of existing Grade II listed mill buildings (A and B) into […]

Cemetery Regulations

Cemetery Regulations – 2017 updates The Town Council has recently reviewed the Cemetery Regulations.  Councillors do realise that this is a very sensitive subject.  The Cemetery Regulations can be viewed on our website below,  or you can call into the office to view them.  A shortened version of the Regulations is posted on the noticeboard […]

Local Council Elections Thursday 2 May 2019

Becoming a Parish or Town Councillor The Parish Council is the tier of local government closest to the people.  A Town Council is a Parish Council that has decided to call itself a Town Council.  Elected councillors are responsible for spending public money lawfully and without risk, and for achieving the best value for money and representing […]

Roundabout Magazine Website

The Roundabout Magazine now has it’s own website.  “Roundabout” Magazine is the local community magazine for the four Mid Devon parishes of North Tawton, Sampford Courtenay, Honeychurch and Bondleigh as well as farms and dwellings in their outlying areas.   It is published monthly (except for a single edition covering the months of December and […]