Buckfastleigh and Buckfast Draft Neighbourhood Plan 2017-2027

It’s not too late to submit your comments in wirting about the Neighbourhood Plan to Judith Hart, the Town Clerk. The deadline is 5.00pm on Friday 7th April and the plan with supporting documents can be found on this website with hard copies in the Town Hall entrance hall, Buckfastleigh Library and at Teignbridge District […]

Neighbourhood Plan now ready…

The Buckfastleigh Neighbourhood Plan 2017-2027 – a development guide for the parish for the next 10 years –  is finally ready and available HERE. Please download and read it… It is a fascinating read, reflecting the hard work put in by all involved, but if you don’t have time to read all 107 pages, the main proposals […]

Town Council Press Release

At the Town Council meeting on 11th January, the Town Council voted unanimously to maintain facilities and improve local services. Read the press release explaining this in more detail here: Press release 13.01.17

Alcohol and drug related anti-social behaviour

As Christmas approaches, Buckfastleigh Town Council shares the concerns of local residents, the police and licensed premises, regarding the current issues in the Town concerning anti-social behaviour. Buckfastleigh Pubwatch (which comprises all pubs and other establishments licensed to sell alcohol such as shops and restaurants), with the support of the Town Council, is taking a […]

Town Council responds to hospital closure plans

Buckfastleigh Town Council response to ‘Reshaping community-based health services’ Public Consultation by S Devon & Torbay Clinical Commissioning Group – 9/11/2016 Buckfastleigh Town Council met on the 9th November and agreed the following council response to the plans to close four community hospitals and replace them with community-based care. The consultation ends on 23rd November. Buckfastleigh […]