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Wolborough development (NA3) what can we do?

With the prospect of nearly 1,700 new homes on the doorstep, you are probably wondering what the current situation is, what's already been done, what are the key dates and documents and what you can do.

We particularly need to have as many interested folks at the public consultation on the newest proposal for East Wolborough which commences 4:00pm on 29th October at Buckland Athletic FC. Your Parish Council has the view that there are too many of the wrong kind of homes being planned. 

NA3 Master Plan 2018 

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Dartmoor - A celebration of its people, places and wildlife -25th November

Award winning wildlife photographer, Andrew Cooper is coming to our village to show off his spectacular photos and talk us through them.  A very enjoyable evening for everyone. Andrew Cooper Poster

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Abbotskerswell Annual Firework Display - Saturday 3rd November

Come join us at the annual Abbotskerswell Fireworks Display. 

Fireworks Poster

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South Devon Model Railway Open Day - Saturday 20th October

Three large tracks to keep you amused with tunnels, crossing and bridges. Pop along and take a look. 

Model Railway poster

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Bonfires and neighbours

'Tis the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, and.... bonfires!! There is no law prohibiting bonfires or regulating times when they can be lit, but they do cause annoyance and add to local air pollution so we would discourage their use for disposal of waste.



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New Tree Warden for Abbotskerswell

With more than 20 years of service to the Parish we are sad that John Lewis has stepped down from his role as Tree Warden. However, we are delighted that Amy Walkden has taken up the mantle.

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Messy Church - 23rd August - Children's activity morning at Church House

Do you have children that need entertaining? Like water and building towers? 

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This morning is for them!

Held at the Church House on the 23rd August between 10am and 12.30pm.

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Barn Dance - 8th September -Toe Tapping Fun

A wonderful evening has been arranged to raise vital funds for the village hall kitchen improvements.  Dust off the cowboy boots and iron the chequed shirt, or come as you are.  

Barn Dance poster

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Garden Show 2018

Awesome and spectacular - that's how this summer is being described. Even our friends down under can't believe what great weather we are having. 


And on the 4th August 2018 we are doubly and trebly blessed with the 39th Annual Garden Show in the Village Hall.

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Your protest counts - Wolborough Barton Proposals

In June 18 there were two new Applications from PCL acting for the Rew Family at Wolborough Barton. The time to act is again upon us, because comments (for and against) will not carry forward from the previous application.


Wolborough View2 Feb18

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Scarecrow Competition 2018 - Have you found them all?

Use this trail to find all the scarecrows and then enter the competition to win a prize at the garden show. See the previous article on this website - Guess the winning order of the Scarecrows

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