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The Parks team is responsible for the management and development of all parks and many of the allotments within North Devon.

We manage

  • Formal parks: 10 in number, totaling 8 hectares
  • Informal open spaces/amenity areas: 25 hectares
  • Recreation and sporting areas: 13 hectares
  • Woodland areas: 25 hectares
  • Countryside/conservation sites: 49 hectares
  • An annual budget of approximately £1 million is allocated to the management and maintenance of all the above services and areas

Seasonal undertakings

The team has responsibility for the contractual management of various seasonal undertakings and entertainment's that are provided within parks and amenity areas in the two major towns of Ilfracombe and Barnstaple.

Illuminations, street lighting management

The team facilitates the provision, operation and maintenance of illuminations, floodlighting and street lighting facilities within specific parks and amenity areas.

Contact information

Parks and Amenities
North Devon Council
Brynsworthy Environment Centre
EX31 3NP

Telephone: 01271 388326
For Typetalk: precede with 18001
Fax: 01271 388432
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Our office hours are 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday.

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