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Welcome to www.shebbearvillage.co.uk, the community website for the parishes of Shebbear and Buckland Filleigh. This is an independent one stop website aimed as a resource for locals and visitors alike. If you are looking for accommodation, a tradesman, loaf of bread, social events or just background information, you can find it all here.
Do have a browse through the pages. The website is still being developed, if you don't find what you are looking for, then please Contact us to ask or make a suggestion.

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The website for Shebbear & Buckland Filleigh is not the only local website available to our community.
Check out the links below for our local non-commercial websites:

Shebbear Shooters * Old Shebbearians * Shebbear village hall * Little Bears Pre-school * Shebbear College * Shebbear Surgery * Riding club * www.shebbearshunters.co.uk
* Facebook board & free ads * Shebbear Community School * ShebbearNet * petrockstowevillage.co.uk

ENDFORD PLANNING APPLICATION

Outline planning application has been lodged with TDC for 30 dwellings, 3 live work units and associated play area with landscaping at the Endford Works site of West Country Concrete Products ( who are planning to relocate to a new site). The application number is 1/0125/2015/OUTM and the full details are available on the TDC website. The Parish Council will be considering this application at the Meeting on May 19th. http://www.torridge.gov.uk/article/11089/Current-Planning-Applications

MOBILE SIGHT AND HEARING ADVICE IN SHEBBEAR

Drop in sessions for people with sight or hearing loss: equipment, information and advice on our mobile sensory unit. The bus is wheelchair accessible. All dates and times are weather permitting.

Shebbear Square 10am - 11.30am
10 June
12 August
14 October
9 December
Find out more at this website

MEAL DEAL AT THE DEVIL'S STONE INN

“The £5 menu” every Monday evening 6pm – 9pm
Ham 2 Eggs & Chips Sausage
2 Eggs & Chips
Burger & Chips
Curry & Rice
Sausage, Mash & Onion Gravy

2 BEDROOM FLAT IN SHEBBEAR FOR RENT

There is a current vacancy of a two bedroom first floor flat offered by Devon & Cornwall Housing ( Now DCH ) in Ackland Close in the heart of Shebbear. It has central heating and available for £96.05 pw rent.
Applicants must have a local connection to Shebbear for this two bedroom flat. If no suitable applicant is found, applicants with a local connection to Torridge District may be considered.

Contact Cheryl Lewis 01392 814429 cheryl.lewis@dchgroup.com
For more details visit the Devon Home Choice website

BONFIRES & BBQs
Some people may be confused about when they can light a bonfire and what can be burnt.

The National Society for Clean Air offers us some invaluable information on this. More details...

SHEBBEAR PARCEL SERVICE

Since the controversial decision to withdraw the post office franchise from Shebbear, Keith and Anne at South View Stores have tried to maintain a parcel service for the community.The service provided by the shop is under utilised and may be withdrawn as a result. If it is to continue, we need to make greater use of this facility. More details at South View Stores or at Collect+

ELECTION OF PARISH COUNCILLORS FOR

Shebbear
on Thursday 7 May 2015

I, Jenny Wallace, being the Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each Candidate at the said election is as follows:

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of Votes
CLARK, Richard James 348 Elected
CURTIS, Joan 325 Elected
DUNGATE, John Owen 253 Elected
DYMOND, Katie Ruth 278 Elected
GLIDDON, Rodney Charles 250 Elected
HASTE, Edward Samuel Charles Farmer, Livestock Agent 257 Elected
ISAACS, Paul Howard 145
MAIDMENT, Anita Jane 240 Elected
MINGHAM, Philip Lloyd Electrician 150
QUANCE, Graeme Lester 349 Elected
STUPPLE, John Peter 211 Elected
WELLS, Margaret Ann Retired 185 Elected


Vacant Seats: 10 Electorate: 770 Ballot Papers Issued: 590 Turnout: 76.62%

And I do hereby declare that, Richard James Clark, Joan Curtis, John Owen Dungate, Katie Ruth Dymond, Rodney Charles Gliddon, Edward Samuel Charles Haste, Anita Jane Maidment, Graeme Lester Quance, John Peter Stupple, Margaret Ann Wells are duly elected.

SHEBBEAR SCHOOL CENTENARY

Rosalie Balfour has kindly supplied lots of old images of the good people of Shebbear. The image above is just a taster. Do you recognise anyone here or even yourself? More details and more images to follow later.

BUCKLAND HOUSE & St MARY'S CHURCH BY MOONLIGHT

"Buckland House & St.Mary's Church by Moonlight" by Nancy Thurley
Print (Mounted) £8

Sold in aid of The Friends of St Mary's, formed in 1996 to assist in the maintenance of the building, its furnishings and the churchyard. Any funds raised or contributed may be used only for this purpose, to help preserve our beautiful little parish church, as our forebears have done for centuries.
Contact:
Emma Anderson 01409 231294 anderson.isca@googlemail.com
Vron Martin 01409 281535 vronmartin@hotmail.com
Sarah Blake 01409 281001

YOGA AT THE STUDIO

Alscott Farm, Shebbear Thursdays and Sundays at 7pm. Contact jennie@nimblelimbs.com or 07776 465 236

Shebbear Census information 1831
Buckland Filleigh Census information 1831
Acres
Houses:
inhabited
Houses:
families
Houses:
building
Houses:
uninhabited
Acres
Houses:
inhabited
Houses:
families
Houses:
building
Houses:
uninhabited
4,220
224
227
4
5
4,550
53
57
0
2
Shebbear Parish Census information 2001 Buckland Filleigh Parish Census information 2001
All people All males All females All households All people All males All females All households
858 464 394 307 170 94 76 54

Last updated: 11th May 2015
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