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John and Olwen Smith's monthly coffee mornings will not take place in September or October but will be back again in November. Luckily we have Tiffany's Macmillan coffee morning on 30th September to help fill the gap. 

Due to the lateness of the first cut, a second cut will not be necessary this year, for East Knowstone/Shapcott Barton and Enfield House/Wadham Bridge footpaths. All walkers, please observe the country code; keep dogs on leads and always close… More

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.

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

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

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