Knowstone Parish Council

Knowstone - East Knowstone - Roachill

Knowstone News

Welcome. This section contains the latest Knowstone news. If you have any news that you would like to promote on this website, please contact us:

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Latest News

Fourteen passengers joined the Exe Valley Community Bus on Wednesday, 21st June for a trip to Lynmouth -- one of the special “3rd Wednesday” day trips arranged throughout the year. The trip started with a visit to Woody Bay Heritage Steam Train… More

Massive congratulations to Knowstone villager Rachel Hayes who was awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. This was in recognition of her work helping an increasing number of women become involved and succeed in… More

A defibrillator has been delivered to the Parish and the electrical work is in progress; it will be installed and operational within the next few days. Could any CPR volunteers please give your names to Parish Councillor Tony Moore (01398.341889).… More

North Devon Council have reported that their recycling service is currently facing difficulties with their transport and new routes which means recycling is not being picked up on Wednesdays as it should be. Unofficially they say this might take a… More

Two vacancies have arisen on the Knowstone Parish Council due to resignation and three Parishioners are standing for election to fill these positions. Official poll cards have been sent by North Devon Council to every Parishioner eligible to vote on… More

The road through Knowstone will be closed on Saturday 24th June between noon and 5pm. This is due to the Knowstone Village Fair and Show taking place in the village. Visitors to the Fair will be able to park in a field belonging to Parishioner… More

Donations are needed for the tombola, Bric-a-Brac, book and cake stalls at the Fair taking place on Saturday 24th June. Feel free to drop off any items you may wish to donate at the Parish Hall from Saturday 17th June daily until Friday 23rd June … More

Hopefully you will have seen our posters and received fliers with information on the Knowstone Village Fair and Show taking place on Saturday 24th June. Have a hunt around and see if you have anything to donate to the tombola or Bric-a-Brac and book… More

The Parish Council held their AGM on Tuesday 30th May. At this meeting, Cllr Mike Smith stood down as Chairman and Cllr Reg Howe was elected to the position. Cllr Tony Moore was appointed as Vice Chairman. 

The community bus is off to Lynmouth on Wednesday 21st June. This trip has been organised by Michele and Tim Browse and is great value for money (see more details in the events section of this website). The community bus is a wonderful addition to… More