Parish News

News items concerning the Parish Council and the parishes of Chittlehamholt and Satterleigh & Warkleigh


With a £300 grant from the Devon Biosphere, the Council has been able to create a community orchard of 20 fruit trees in the Launds Playing Field.

The play area was reopened in January after repairs to equipment and other areas were completed.

North Devon Council has produced a document which answers mny common questions regarding the forthcoming 2021 census.

Households across the nation will soon be asked to take part in Census 2021.

Out of use for some time, the doors to this noticeboard will soon be repaired. Thanks to North Devon District Council for £100 grant towards the cost of the repairs.

Phase 2 of the Council's highway maintenance work has been delayed due to COVID 19 issues, but we are hopeful this will start soon.

 The Council was pleased to learn of North Devon Council’s decision that the Exeter Inn should be added to the list of Community Assets (ACVs) held by North Devon Council.

We are pleased to report another year of successful trading here at Chittlehamholt supporting the community.

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.

The Council has been notified that the road outside Hilltown Farm will be closed from 25/11/2020 - 01/12/2020

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.