Hairdresser Sandra Ramsay, who owns North Devon’s Urban Wave Hair, moved into and fully renovated new premises just before lockdown, as we reported in February, and so was disappointed at having to close her dream salon due to COVID-19, not least at the financial implications.[Read more…] about North Devon’s Urban Wave Hair thrilled to re-open
Since travel rules have been relaxed Appledore residents have noted some visitors have flouted social distancing rules and safety precautions, despite guidance signs being placed on pavements all over the village, writes Ray Goldsmith.[Read more…] about Appledore welcomes visitors but asks them to respect residents’ safety
Ilfracombe band OpenMind kicked off a GoFundMe fundraiser called the North Devon Covid-19 Community Fund on Sunday, with their live streamed Saunton gig.[Read more…] about OpenMind live stream gig starts community fundraiser
The National Trust in North Devon is calling for helpers of all shapes and sizes to join in the charity’s ‘Big Tree Plant’ in February and help put in the first of 125,000 trees they plan to plant along the North Devon coast and countryside over the next three years.[Read more…] about Big Tree Plant weekend calls for helpers in North Devon
Commenting on the news that the 5p fuel rebate scheme for postcode area EX53 has been given final approval by the EU, North Devon MP Nick Harvey has said: “I’m very pleased the fuel rebate for the Lynton and Lynmouth area for has been given full and final EU approval, with the discount set to come in at the end of May.