Monthly Archives: October 2023

Bungalow Youth Project Temporarily Closed

Dear Bungalow Youth Project Community, We are saddened to bring you some unfortunate news.  Due to recent inspections and in compliance with UK Health & Safety regulations, we have been notified that our facilities must have hot water and heating to operate safely.  Sadly, our boiler has been deemed ‘at risk’ and as a result, […]

Town Council Meeting on 18th October – Key Messages

Council Grant – The Town Council is pleased to award the Buckfastleigh Christmas Fair committee £2,000 towards the cost of hiring the very popular Victorian Christmas carousel and £1500 towards the core costs of hosting this event. Youth Consultation – Councillor Sue Clarke is currently undertaking a youth consultation by visiting local youth organisations. Feedback […]

Funding from District and County Councillors

Devon County Council Each Devon County Councillor has an annual locality budget, to be used as a fund of last resort, of £5,000 that they can use to respond to local needs within any financial year (April to March).  Councillors can, if they wish, make grants to support projects or activities that benefit the communities […]

Become a Carbon Cutter!

Action Climate Teignbridge (ACT) would like to recruit enthusiastic and self-motivated community-based volunteers to become Carbon Cutters (CC).   A Carbon Cutter is someone who understands the need to cut carbon emissions in our communities, and has the training and skills to be able to help others to reduce their carbon footprint themselves. ACT provide initial […]

Flash Flooding – Be Prepared

Rapid Response Catchment Flooding Flooding is the most common and widespread natural hazard in the UK.  One type of flooding that can occur is flooding from river levels or surface water rising very quickly in response to very heavy rainfall.  These types of events are rare but can be very dangerous.  Examples of flash floods […]