North Devon needs lollipop people


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Council recruiting for crossing patrol posts in Barnstaple and Braunton.

NEW ‘lollipop people’ are being sought for school crossing patrol posts in Barnstaple and Braunton.

Devon County Council is recruiting for the Bear Street crossing site in Barnstaple, which covers Yeo Valley, Ashleigh Road and Our Lady’s schools. A second person is needed for Caen Street in Braunton.

Both are permanent positions, 38 weeks of the year and involved approximately half an hour in the morning and the same in the afternoon. Applicants will require a background check.

“School crossing patrols are very sought after and they serve their community, which is very much appreciated by the parents and the schools,” said Andrew Eagles, school crossing patrol manager.

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For more information or an application form, call 01392 382247 or Mr Eagles on 07967 327267. Alternatively email

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