Stop the Meters – Tavistock Parking – Public Meeting There is a public meeting at the Bedford Hotel on 28th February 2024 at 6 p.m. to discuss the next steps in the campaign to stop parking charges being imposed in Tavistock. Devon County Council are meeting on the 13th March to decide whether to implement... Continue reading
Local Volunteer Will Walker-Smith awarded Mayor's Green Recognition Award for dedication to the Brentor Commons
Congratulations to Will Walker-Smith who has been recognised for his tireless work for the Brentor Commons. Will has put in much hard work over the years to maintain and increase the biodiversity of the Commons and to protect and preserve these special places. The award is a well deserved thank you from the Mayor for all that he has done. The full story can be read here on the West Devon Council website.
Notice has been given by DCC of another road closure in the Parish from Thursday 2nd May to Tuesday 7th May 2024: ROAD FROM HAYE DOWN TO STAGS HEAD HOUSE, BRENTOR The alternative, signed, route for vehicles will be via - ROAD FROM HAYE DOWN TO STAGS HEAD HOUSE - ROAD FROM WESTCOTT TO BRENTOR...
Will Walker-Smith is so fed up with the state of the roads in the Parish he sent a picture in to the local paper showing the shocking state of the roads in Liddaton which they published highlighting the issue (again). Residents in Liddaton feel as if DCC have forgotten that they exists as little has... Continue reading
Devon County Council has announced plans to introduce on street parking charges in Tavistock and Okehampton despite opposition from just about everyone. Not only is there strong opposition to the proposed charges DCC have not provided any evidence to support the benefits that they believe the charges will bring (better air quality, less traffic and... Continue reading
Terry Pearce, who for many years represented Brentor at West Devon Borough Council as well as serving as the Chair of Brentor Parish Council, has been honoured by being made an Honorary Alderman of West Devon Borough Council. The honour was made in recognition of his service to the communities of West Devon. Terry worked... Continue reading
There is a revised schedule for recycling and refuse collections during the Christmas period. You can find more information here: West Devon Recycling and Refuse Collections
Devon County Council Roads and Transport have an online tool that allows the reporting of problems with the roads or transport in the County. You can use the service to report issues such as flooding, blocked drains, pot holes or defective signage. The Parish Council have been informed that the quickest way to report an... Continue reading
Are you interested in seeing where your property is "leaking" heat? West Devon Borough Council has obtained several thermal imaging cameras that can be used to find where heat is leaking from your windows, walls and roof. Information on the scheme can be found here: https://www.westdevon.gov.uk/housing/housing-support/thermal-imaging-camera-hire. If you are interested in the service then please... Continue reading
Brentor Village Hall was packed with festive visitors last Saturday (2/12/23) attending the annual Mistletoe Fair. As well as tasty food and drink there were lots of stalls selling all sorts of Christmas essentials with accompanying music from the Hummingbirds. The fair is an important event in the Village Hall calendar raising vital funds for... Continue reading