Monthly Archives: July 2021

Buckfastleigh Town Council Meeting 28th July 2021 – Key Messages

1.   Grants Awarded – We were pleased to award a second payment of £1,000 to the William Pengelly Cave Studies Trust to enable them to complete their new and exciting wildlife project and £900 to support the Network of Wellbeing Share Shed – a Library of Things initiative which visits Buckfastleigh every Saturday. 2.   Teignbridge […]

Update on COVID and the Town Hall

Buckfastleigh Town Hall & Institute March 2022 update The Trustees and Management met on Tuesday 1st March to review the Town Hall measures following the lifting of all restrictions, our main aim still being to strike a balance between removing measures whilst being careful and respectful. From Monday 7th of March: –              You are welcome […]

Natural Flood Management above Buckfastleigh

The Dartmoor Headwaters Natural Flood Management Project has secured funding to continue its important work until 2027.  The project aims to demonstrate how flood risk can be reduced at the same time as biodiversity is enhanced and peatland restored.  Techniques used include building leaky dams made of a variety of materials, enhancing wetlands, improving drainage, […]