The September issue of the Police Rural Affairs Newsletter is now available here [PDF].
The year saw steady use of the hall with many regular events for local clubs and societies:
The North Devon Biosphere in partnership with Orchards Live and supported by the Devon County Council locality grants scheme and the National Lottery Heritage Fund (as part of the Pledge for Nature project) are offering small grants towards the creation and management of community orchards.
Ash dieback is a disease affecting ash trees in our countryside and towns. It threatens to wipe out over 90% of Britain’s native ash species and is likely to cause safety issues that need to be managed by landowners in high-risk areas.
Devon’s householders have the chance to help save the planet and save money by joining Devon Climate Emergency’s (DCE) solar panel group-buying scheme.
Many potholes in our roads have been repaired over recent months – please do keep reporting these. If you don’t wish to do this online just let a Parish Councillor know. You can find contact details for your Parish Councillors here or ask at the Village Shop if you are not sure how to make contact.
Warkleigh now has its own defibrillator thanks to successful bids for its funding from Devon County and North Devon Councils as well as a generous contribution to the overall cost from the British Heart Foundation.
As previously reported, because of information received from the Council’s insurers, a decision was made to prevent use of the play equipment, which was extended to the entire playing field because of the Government’s COVID-19 restrictions.
July update from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon & Cornwall
Documents related to the annual return for 2019-2020 are available below.