Barnstaple Arts festival graphic

Barnstaple Arts Festival returns

After a successful event in 2023, Barnstaple Arts Festival is back, poised to dazzle the town with a diverse array of artistic talent, supported by Flourishing Barnstaple.

2 May 2024

Review of Gambling Act Statement of Licensing Principles in North Devon: Have your say

North Devon Council is undertaking a review of its Gambling Act Statement of Licensing Principles and alongside, seeking opinions on a proposed intention to implement a No Casino Resolution. As part of this, the council is looking for input from local organisations, businesses, traders, and individuals. The review is part of a statutory requirement for the council to revisit its gambling policies every three years, ensuring they remain aligned with evolving community needs and legislative standards.

2 May 2024
Busker in Barnstaple (Photo credit Lee Aston)

Barnstaple's busking festival a hit!

The sun shone down on Barnstaple at the weekend (Saturday 20 April) as it hosted the Barnstaple Busking Festival across the town centre.

25 April 2024
2024 new recycling vehicle fleet

North Devon Council welcomes new recycling fleet

North Devon Council is proud to announce the arrival of a new fleet of 16 kerbside recycling vehicles, signalling a significant advancement in the district's commitment to sustainability and efficient waste management.

16 April 2024
Barnstaple Busking festival

Busking Festival to return to Barnstaple

The streets of Barnstaple will soon be alive with the sound of music, as the town gets set to welcome the return of a busking festival on Saturday 20 April.

11 April 2024