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NTTC Ordinary Meeting Tuesday 1 December 2020 – Background papers

Here are the background papers for this meeting: Proposed budget 2021-22 document for discussion NTTC Risk Management policy and strategy Dec 2020 draft Reserves policy dec 2020 Co option policy proposed dec 2020  

NTTC Finance Committee Thursday 12 November 2020 – Background papers

Here are the background papers for this meeting: NTTC proposed budget for 2021-22 – Budget Powers and 2021-22 v8 NTTC budget proposal report – Budget Proposal Report Nov 2020v2 NTTC proposed revised financial regulations – NTTC financial regs 2020 – draft

Durant Trust – applications invited for grant aid

Durant Trust – applications for grant aid are invited North Tawton Town Council administers the Durant Trust.  The Town Councillors are Trustees. There will be a meeting of the Trust in November.  Organisations can now apply for grant aid.. The constitution of the Trust states that grants can be made “on applications made by bodies […]

NTTC Notice of Vacancy on the Council

Notice of Vacancy on North Tawton Town Council Dr Peter Brickley has resigned from his role as Councillor for North Tawton Town Council, so there is now a vacancy on the Council.  The formal Notice of Vacancy is as below.  Please note that this notice has to follow this very specific wording, and we have […]

Green Homes Grant Scheme

Green Homes Grant Scheme We published information in the North Tawton Roundabout about this scheme – more details have now been released by the Government. Eligible homeowners can get vouchers to help pay for environmentally friendly improvements, although as expected, it’s more complex than it originally appeared. To qualify for financial support, you’ll need to […]

Ted Hughes OM – 90th Birthday tribute Monday 17 August 2020

Ted Hughes OM – 90th birthday on Monday 17 August Monday, 17 August, marks what would have been the 90th birthday of one of North Tawton’s most celebrated residents, the former Poet Laureate, Ted Hughes, who lived in the town at Court Green for nearly four decades until his death in 1998. Born in West […]

Start-Up Business School Launched – Free places for West Devon Residents

South West Devon entrepreneurs of the future are being offered FREE places on an acclaimed workshop to turn their hobbies and dreams into a business. Designed to inspire people and help them find the confidence to try their ideas, the PopUp Business School is aimed at everyone, from those with no cash and no business […]

BT Phone Box, The Square, North Tawton – what’s going on?

BT Phone Box, The Square, North Tawton With the posting of official BT notices on the phone box, we’re aware that residents will want to know what is happening to this box. BT periodically consults with parishes about the future of under-used phone boxes in their area.  At the  last consultation, Autumn of 2019, we […]

DCC Highways – Drainage works from Culm Cross to Fore Street, North Tawton

Residents may be aware of works that are being carried out in this area – we have been notified that this work is taking much longer than anticipated and the Highways Team apologises for any inconvenience. On a positive note, the works are part of a larger scheme that is currently at the early design […]