George Osborne made the pledge during a speech at Appledore Shipyard this morning (Friday)
Coastguard and a local tractor driver attempted to rescue the vehicle yesterday (Thursday) which is still stuck in the sand.
Enforcement officers called off as encampment vacates Rock Park.
The Chancellor is paying a visit to Appledore Shipyard this morning (Friday) to announce, among other things, improvements to A361 Link Road.
From agriculture shows and food fairs to railway shows and picnics - there is loads to do in North Devon this bank holiday weekend.
Russell Cheesman, 32, was found dead near Bideford skate park having taken a number of drugs and drinking alcohol.
Annual meeting sees the formation of a new Conservative led administration
Julian Renouf, 37, died in April last year during a ‘tragic accident’ after fishing vessel overturned, trapping him underneath.
Double header for Westward Ho! with a coveted Blue Flag plus Seaside Award, but others receive a share of the spoils too...
Inspector overturns council’s decision ot refuse 59 homes at Mead Park
Town council seeks court order to evict group ‘at earliest opportunity’.
In the second of our features thanking North Devon’s Helicopter Heroes, Lundy Island manager Derek Green tells how the RAF Chivenor Sea King is ‘part of Lundy’s DNA’.
Newly-elected North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones says his first week in the job has been ‘extremely stimulating and exciting’ as he sets out his stall for the next five years.
Will heritage ship be setting up in Bideford to offer education for young people and small cruises?
More caravans move onto park just months after council obtained court order to evict previous group.
A South Molton photo journalist has returned to Vietnam, 40 years after the end of the war.
Victoria Street first floor flat blaze was ‘seconds away’ from potential tragedy
Cyclists of all ages invited to sign up for the big event on Sunday, June 7.
The Danaher Corporation acquires Pall Corporation for $13.8bn
Man is bailed until June pending further enquiries.
Did you see woman who came to victim’s house to collect their bank card as part of phone scam?
New leader of Torridge says she will ‘try her damndest’ to get it right and make council work together.
Plenty of entertainment for all the family – whatever the weather.
Police appeal for witnesses following daytime theft.
Sunday afternoon drama for walkers caught out by rising tide.
A 25-year-old man has been charged following collision with building in Barnstaple.
Ousted North Devon MP talks about his 23 years in parliament, a difficult seven days and an uncertain future.
Up to 19 jobs could go as academy trust works to balance budget.
Braunton woman Pat Beevers, 71, recounts how the RAF Chivenor Sea King crew rescued her after an 80ft cliff fall near Lynmouth last year.
Village hall is reopened to celebrations after funding helped boost refurbishment project in Huntshaw.
Fremington Methodist Church ladies hold fundraisers to help North devon fishermen through difficult times.
High Bickington man captures great uncle’s war diary in brand new book.
Street food vendors will be at Atlantic Village during late night shopping event tonight (Thursday).
Bideford-based Droppa & Droppa celebrate 10 years in buisness during national Coeliac Awareness Week.
Youngsters get stuck in to workshop with Appledore Fish Summer School to learn about local catch.
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