Entries by Paul Reid

Notice of Vacancy for a Councillor, Mary Tavy Parish Council

Following a resignation a vacancy now exists for a parish councillor on Mary Tavy Parish Council. Please see the attached documentation for an explanation of the process that must be followed. Note that should a by-election be triggered, because of Coronavirus Act (2020) this election might not take place until May 2021. If a by-election […]

West Devon Borough Council consults on dog control measures

Borough Council Consults on Dog Control Issued: 29 May 2020 West Devon Borough Council want to hear your thoughts in a consultation about West Devon’s Public Space Protection Orders for dog control. A Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) deals with potential anti-social behaviour in an area which could have a damaging effect on the quality of […]

Current Government Advice (from 11th May 2020) on What You Can and Can’t Do During the Covid-19 Outbreak

This link takes you to the latest guidance from HM Government on what you can and can’t do in England following changes to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) lockdown directives. Please note that different advice is in place in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-outbreak-faqs-what-you-can-and-cant-do/coronavirus-outbreak-faqs-what-you-can-and-cant-do

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Welfare Support Fund

Support Fund for Residents who Need Basic Essentials Issued: 6 May 2020 An emergency lifeline to support residents whose financial situation has been seriously affected by the current pandemic has been launched by West Devon Borough Council, in association with Devon County Council. The Covid19 Welfare Support Fund will provide small emergency payments to help […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Council Helpline

Here is a recent press release from West Devon and South Hams Councils: Hotline for Council Help Available 16 April 2020 South Hams and West Devon Councils are offering a hotline number for residents needing help and support during the Coronavirus outbreak. The number, which will be open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday […]