North Devon News – Town Centres Set to Reopen

With more shops planning to reopen later this month, North Devon Council, together with Barnstaple Town Centre Management and town councils, is putting plans in place to allow residents to visit the town centres safely.
Following the Government’s announcement that non-essential shops will be allowed to reopen on Monday 15 June, signs are being displayed around North Devon town centres to remind those visiting high streets and shopping areas to keep their distance from others, in an effort to control COVID-19.

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North Devon Council Coronavirus update

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Lynton & Lynmouth car parks now accepting cashless payments

Eight car parks in Lynton & Lynmouth are now capable of using the RingGo cashless payment system, with no additional charges so the cost is exactly the same as shown on the tariff boards.

Telephone line maintenance work

Our telephone payment line may be affected by maintenance works between 9am – 11am on Sunday 7 June. Please use the online payment service instead during this time.

Your Views on the ‘New Normal’ in Northern Devon

Has Covid-19 lock-down changed any of your values, opinions or behaviour towards your community and the local environment? Would you like to have your say on how our community moves forward from this crisis?

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Lynton Police News Letter June 2020

Lynton Neighbourhood Police Newsletter June 2020

Coronavirus – COVID19 information (Restrictions correct at time of writing)

Lynton Police would like to say Thank You to all those people who have clearly been abiding by the Government Guidance since the lockdown and have only been going out for essential reasons, this is helping to prevent the spread of Covid-19 Coronavirus.

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North Devon Council Coronavirus Update

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Beware of NHS Test and Trace scammers

Contact tracers will NEVER

  • Ask you to make any form of payment
  • Ask any details about your bank account
  • Ask you for any passwords or PINs
  • Ask you to download anything

Exmoor COVID-19 economic impact survey

If you run an Exmoor based business or do significant business on Exmoor please help Exmoor National Park help you by completing their brief Covid-19 Economic Impact Survey

Public toilets
Out of the 16 public toilets which NDC owns across the district, 7 blocks are now open.

We have concentrated the reopening of toilets to coastal areas where we thought there would be most use. We will be looking to reopen the others shortly but no date has yet been set. We will need to employ more staff to do this as we are using a much more frequent cleaning schedule. It is likely that they will reopen in the next few weeks.

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