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The following three road closures have been announced in the Knowstone area: 1) Haresdown Cross to Knowstone Cross, Knowstone will be closed for surface dressing works from Thursday 1st September for a maximum of five days. More details here.  2)… More

North Devon Council have provided details of a property to rent in Bishops Nympton.    West Rock Drive, Bishops Nympton 2 bed house Rent £98.52   The property has an S106 planning restriction so applicants must has a local connection to Bishops… More

The next Coffee Morning will be on Tuesday 30th August in Knowstone Parish Hall, from 11.00 am to 12.30. Join us for tea, coffee and homemade cakes.

The recent paramotor event held at Pouncey's Farm, Knowstone and organised by Mr Spencer Stinchcombe raised £150 for the Parish Hall funds. Mr Stinchcombe organises the annual event which allows paramotor pilots to use his field as a take off and… More

As of last Friday, both footpaths (Enfield House to Wadham Bridge, Shapcott Barton to East Knowstone) have now been cleared. The delay for the completion of the Shapcott Barton walk was due to the cutting team being redeployed to the North Devon… More

FOOTPATHS UPDATE:  Please note, the Parish footpaths have still not been cut/strimmed despite being advised this would be completed by mid-July. Further enquiries have been made requesting an indication of why this hasn't been done and when it will… More

Devon County Council have commenced their cutting/strimming programme for all footpaths in the county. The contractors should be with us in Knowstone, hopefully in the next fortnight. Our footpaths are cut in turn, no preference to area. The Parish… More

Further to the recent emergency response and Defibrillator discussions the Parish Council has arranged a CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) awareness day.  This life saving awareness event will be held at the Parish Hall on October 6th 2016… More

The next Wednesday bus trip organised by the Knowstone drivers will be to Minehead and will take place on Wednesday 20th July. The day trip will take in at least one other popular venue and will provide a full day "by the sea side". The price per… More

On Saturday 18th June 2016 a Hobby Horse race night was held in the hall. The performances of the jockeys varied considerably with some mastering the technique quickly to race home at speed and others needing much encouragement to collapse over the… More