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Published: 11 Sep 20

Be Flood Ready

Published: 11 Sep 20

Website offering advice on flood prevention measures.

VJ Day 75 Commemoration

Published: 17 Aug 20

The Mayor, Councillors and Deputy Lieutenant Brian Wills-Pope attended the VJ Day 75 Commemoration in the Triangle.

The Countryside Code

Published: 10 Aug 20

Please remember to respect, protect and enjoy our countryside.

Consultation - Review of Statement of Licensing Policy - Premises

Published: 27 Jul 20

Teignbridge District Council has a draft review of the Statement of Licensing Policy available for public consultation.

Reporting anti-social behaviour

Published: 3 Jul 20

If you witness or are a victim of anti-social behaviour please report by telephoning 101 or by e-mail.

Scams Awareness Fortnight

Published: 25 Jun 20

Runs 15 to 28 June 2020


Published: 19 Jun 20

The position of Town Clerk / Responsible Financial Officer is vacant and we welcome applications.

Business Toolkit

Published: 15 Jun 20

To help local businesses prepare to welcome customers again.

Local Bus Services update

Published: 10 Jun 20

Most bus services in Devon will be further restored with effect from Sunday 14th June.

Local Plan Review 2020 - 2040

Published: 1 Jun 20

Teignbridge District Council launched a public consultation on 23 March 2020 and the survey will run until 13 July 2020.

Slope stabilisation at Parsons Tunnel

Published: 29 May 20

Work will be undertaken in June to continue to stabilise the slope on the tunnel portal above Smuggler's Lane.

Annual Town Council meetings postponed

Published: 21 May 20

Councillors have decided to postpone the Annual Council and Annual Parish meetings. The proposed postponement was raised at the first virtual Full Council meeting on Tuesday (19 May 2020).

Public Conveniences

Published: 21 May 20

The Beachcomber toilets will open from Friday, 22 May 10am-5pm.

Public Conveniences

Published: 15 May 20

Public conveniences remain closed but the council and contractors are working to re-open them.

Devon Highlights: Weekly Tuesday Zoom calls for isolated over 55's

Published: 13 May 20

The groups are intended for anyone aged over 55 to join, but especially those feeling isolated and lonely at this time.

Teignbridge CVS

Published: 11 May 20

Teignbridge CVS has lots of information and resources to help during the coronavirus pandemic.

Notice of Casual Vacancy

Published: 7 May 20

Notice of Casual Vacancy for the Parish of Teignmouth - West Ward.

Virtual VE Day 75

Published: 6 May 20

Join us virtually to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day.

Coronavirus testing for essential workers

Published: 29 Apr 20

If you are an essential worker, tests are now available for you and members of your household who have coronavirus (Covid-19) symptoms.

Post Office Services

Published: 22 Apr 20

Anyone who cannot leave home may now be able to ask a trusted friend or volunteer to withdraw cash at any Post Office using a single-use voucher.

Teignbridge Coronavirus Support Hotline

Published: 21 Apr 20

Teignbridge District Council has launched a Coronavirus Support Hotline.

Teignbridge Local Plan Review

Published: 20 Apr 20

Consultation open until 15 June 2020

Travel in Devon

Published: 17 Apr 20

Bus timetables on Travel Devon

Devon County Council appeal to return community equipment no longer needed

Published: 15 Apr 20

Devon County Council is urgently appealing for members of the public to return community equipment they no longer need, including commodes, walking frames, shower stools, and raised toilet seats, as increased demand during the COVID-19 pandemic for these items has meant stocks are in danger of becoming short in supply.

Network Rail works

Published: 9 Apr 20

Information about works taking place in Teignmouth.

Citizens Advice Teignbridge Continuing to offer Advice

Published: 7 Apr 20

Citizens Advice Teignbridge are responding to the challenging times by continuing to offer a wide range of advice through telephone and online services.

Design a Rainbow poster Competition

Published: 2 Apr 20

The Mayor is seeking your Rainbow posters to decorate the windows at Bitton House to brighten everyone's day.

Travel and Public Transport

Published: 1 Apr 20

The latest information is available on the Devon County Council website.

Coronavirus advice in Devon

Published: 31 Mar 20

Devon County Council is working with district and city councils, partners and community groups to ensure people are kept safe during this unprecedented time.

Business Support Grant

Published: 30 Mar 20

The Government recently announced a number of measures to support businesses suffering from financial difficulties caused by Coronavirus (COVID-19) including the Small Business Grant Fund and the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant. These schemes will provide cash grants to eligible businesses.

Alice Cross Community Helpline

Published: 25 Mar 20

The Alice Cross Centre has a dedicated phone line for anyone who is self-isolating and has no family or friends nearby to help them.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) related scams

Published: 19 Mar 20

Since February 2020 the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has identified 21 reports of fraud where Coronavirus was mentioned, with victim losses totalling over £800,000. Ten of these reports were made by victims that attempted to purchase protective face masks from fraudulent sellers.

Teignmouth Town Council Civic Service

Published: 12 Mar 20

The Mayor has regretfully decided to cancel the Civic Service due to take place on 15 March 2020.

Mayor's Recognition Award

Published: 21 Jan 20

Your nominations are invited for the Mayor's Recognition Award.

DIY Dinner

Published: 20 Jan 20

Learn to cook and cut food waste.

Christmas Lights Switch-on

Published: 26 Nov 19

It was a joyous day on Saturday for the Christmas Lights Switch-on.

Network Rail Update

Published: 4 Oct 19

Representatives of Network Rail gave Councillors an update on 1 October 2019.

Brunswick Street, Teignmouth

Published: 6 Sep 19

A planning application to demolish part of the Brunswick Street redevelopment site heralds the first phase of regeneration plans for this important town centre site.

Ocean Recovery Project

Published: 30 Aug 19

Body board recycling

Road Closure Notice

Published: 30 Aug 19

Bitton Park Road, 9th & 10th December 2019

Exmouth Marina - Marine Licence Variation Request

Published: 30 Aug 19

MarineSpace have been contracted by Exmouth Marina to submit a Marine Licence variation request to the MMO on their existing maintenance dredge and disposal Licence.

Free trees for schools and communities

Published: 27 Aug 19

The Woodland Trust is giving away free trees for schools and communities.

Paradise Road will be closed for patching works

Published: 13 Aug 19

Paradise Road will be closed for patching works on Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 August 2019.

Devon and Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service

Published: 8 Aug 19

Service Delivery Public Consultation

NHS Long Term Plan

Published: 7 Aug 19

Working together to develop a long term plan for health and care.

Polling District and Places Review 2019

Published: 6 Aug 19

Teignbridge District Council is undertaking a review of Parliamentary polling districts and polling places.

Teignbridge Residents Satisfaction Survey

Published: 10 Jul 19

Teignbridge District Council is conducting a residents satisfaction survey.

Notification of Road Closures

Published: 2 Jul 19

Upcoming road closure notifications have been received from Devon County Council.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service

Published: 27 Jun 19

Announcement of proposed changes to service delivery within Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service.

Network Rail Consultation

Published: 27 Jun 19

Parson's Tunnel to Teignmouth Resilience Project

Climate Emergency Public Meeting

Published: 26 Jun 19

In April, Teignbridge District Council voted unanimously to declare a Climate Emergency for a carbon neutral Teignbridge by 2025.

Teignmouth Armed Forces Day

Published: 25 Jun 19

Teignmouth held Armed Forces Day on the Den on Sunday and there were lots of activities and entertainment and a great turnout despite the weather.

Making Every Contact Count

Published: 18 Jun 19

Free training session in Healthy Conversation Skills

Annual Return for the year ended 31 March 2019

Published: 17 Jun 19

Any person interested has the opportunity to inspect and make copies of the Annual Return for year ended 31st March 2019.

Network Rail Public Consultation

Published: 4 Jun 19

Parsons Tunnel to Teignmouth Resilience Project Public Consultation.

Investigation Report

Published: 13 May 19

Further to liaison with the Information Commissioners Office and in accordance with recommendations made, documents contained within the pdf contain ‘non-personal data’ (other than redacted paragraphs in document 9) therefore are to be released publicly (previously non-disclosed).

Annual meetings of the Town Council

Published: 1 May 19

The Annual meeting of the Town Council and Annual meeting of the Parish Council will be held on Tuesday, 14th May 2019 at Bitton House, Teignmouth.

Councillor Nominations

Published: 4 Apr 19

Councillor nominations for May 2019 elections.

Cllr. Burgess Resigns

Published: 20 Mar 19

It is with regret that Cllr Paul Burgess has resigned his seat as the ward member for East Teignmouth. Resignation effective from 20th March 2019.

Temporary Prohibition of Parking Notice

Published: 19 Feb 19

To affect the The Den South-East Side from Carlton Place, Teignmouth

Night Road Works on Bitton Park Road

Published: 15 Feb 19

Commencing on Monday, 18th February 2019 for three weeks, Monday to Friday.

Local Elections 2nd May 2019

Published: 14 Feb 19

The 2019 local elections are almost here, are you ready?

Teignbridge CVS Funding News

Published: 5 Feb 19

For February 2019

Devon Countryside Access Forum

Published: 15 Jan 19

Devon County Council is currently appointing members to the Forum and would welcome applications from anyone with an interest in recreational access.

Notification of Possible Road Closure

Published: 21 Dec 18

H50 has applied for a road closure to complete SWW Utility works at HOLCOMBE DOWN HILL, TEIGNMOUTH. These works, subject to approval from Devon Highways, will take place from the 08/04/19 TO 21/04/19.

Teignmouth Christmas Lights Switch-on

Published: 29 Nov 18

The Christmas Lights Switch-on event had a jovial mood on Saturday, 24th November despite the weather.

Poppy Display on the Lighthouse

Published: 5 Nov 18

A poppy display has been put on Teignmouth Lighthouse by the Point car park today.

Public consultation on the Teignmouth Neighbourhood Development Plan

Published: 1 Nov 18

The development of Teignmouth’s very own Neighbourhood Development Plan is well underway, and we need to know what you ‘love’ or…. ‘don’t love’ about Teignmouth.

Temporary three-tonne weight restriction on Shaldon Bridge imposed

Published: 25 Oct 18

A temporary three-tonne weight restriction has been placed on the 87-year-old Shaldon Bridge, which links Shaldon and Teignmouth.

Become a Dementia Friend

Published: 17 Oct 18

Join us for this free information session at Bitton House on Monday, 22nd October 2018 at 6.30pm.

South West Rail Resilience Programme

Published: 17 Oct 18

Drop-in session at Teignmouth library in November 2018

Would you like to learn about soil care and home composting?

Published: 4 Oct 18

An afternoon of practical learning about how to make great compost and build a compost system from waste pallets. Free entry

Teignmouth to host stage 17 of the Jaguar E-Type 2018 Round Britain Coastal Drive on Wednesday 3rd October 2018

Published: 21 Sep 18

19-day, 4,000-mile event will start on September 17th at Pendine Sands and will be in Teignmouth on Wednesday 3rd October where the drivers have been invited to attend an official flagging away at the Council Offices at Bitton House, Teignmouth, by Mayor Cllr. June Green

You can now Recycle Foil

Published: 4 Sep 18

Foil containers, foil lids and kitchen foil can now be recycled in your black recycling box.

Devon Food Waste Conference

Published: 31 Aug 18

Taking place on 21st September 2018

Gambling Act 2005 - Review of Statement of Principles

Published: 8 Aug 18

Teignbridge District Council as the licensing authority are reviewing the 'statement of principles' as required by the Gambling Act 2005.

CIC Investigation Report

Published: 27 Jul 18

Proposal for Devon and Cornwall Police to merge with Dorset Police

Published: 5 Jul 18

A new website has been created which provides details of the proposal, FAQs and importantly, a survey in which you can give your views.

The 'Make Do and Mend' Poppy Project

Published: 2 Jul 18

You are invited to get involved in a community art project to commemorate the Centenary of the end of WW1.

Teignmouth Armed Forces Day

Published: 21 Jun 18

The Den was a buzz of entertainment and activity on Sunday, 17th June 2018 to mark Teignmouth Armed Forces Day.

Local Plan Review

Published: 7 Jun 18

Plan Teignbridge - Local Plan Review 2020-2040

Call out for your red material and wool

Published: 30 Apr 18

A new and exciting poppy project is underway and your unwanted red material and wool is needed for making lots and lots of poppies!

Teignmouth in Bloom Competition

Published: 6 Apr 18

This year's competition has launched and the optional theme is 'Fireworks and Celebrations'

By-election - Central Ward Teignmouth Town Council

Published: 6 Feb 18

A by-election for the vacant seat in Central Ward was held on Monday 5th February 2018.

Consultation on a draft Teignbridge Design Guide

Published: 29 Jan 18

From Friday, 26th January 2018 until 12pm on Friday, 9th March 2018 Teignbridge District Council are consulting on a draft Teignbridge Design Guide.

Teignmouth in Bloom Competition

Published: 8 Jan 18

We are looking for your suggestions for this year's theme.

Transfer of HMS Leander Bell to Town Council

Published: 7 Dec 17

The HMS Leander Bell has been transferred by Deed of Gift from Teignbridge District Council to the Town Council.

New PiYO classes starting in Teignmouth

Published: 27 Oct 17

The Alice Cross Centre will be hosting PiYO classes. £7 per class or £30 per block of five classes.

Sugarcraft classes with Margaret Brooking

Published: 30 Aug 17

Due to take place at Bitton House from September with Margaret Brooking.

Merchant Navy Day

Published: 30 Aug 17

Dog Survey

Published: 18 Aug 17

As part of Teignbridge District Council's Strategy work, they are looking at introducing a new power called a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) that will help to continue to enforce dog fouling and control issues more consistently across the district.

Proud of your Garden!

Published: 21 Jul 17

Are you interested in opening your garden for charity?

Notice of date of commencement of period for the exercise of public rights

Published: 21 Jun 17

Accounts for the year ended 31st March 2017

TS Canonteign Sea Cadets are recruiting new members

Published: 13 Mar 17

Teignmouth Community School based Sea Cadet Unit, TS Canonteign, is undertaking a recruitment campaign for Juniors aged 10 to 12 years, Cadets aged 12 to 18 years and Staff in both uniformed and civilian instructor roles.

Town Crier Competition

Published: 28 Feb 17

'Oyez, Oyez', new Town Crier is appointed.

Teignmouth Elections

Published: 23 Sep 16

Town and District Election held on Thursday, 22nd September 2016

An adventure of a lifetime awaits young people

Published: 2 Sep 16

Three young people will be going on a sailing adventure of a lifetime aboard the famous boat, the Jolie Brise, a gaff-rigged pilot cutter and four times winner of the Fastnet race.