• Further reduction in Phoenix House Opening Hours: Follow the Stay Home Advice

    Posted On: 31-03-2020 Posted In: Breaking news Opening hours at Phoenix House will reduce further this week as the Council encourages customers to use alternative methods of contact. From Wednesday 1st April the council offices will be open as follows: Monday             10am-12noon Tuesday            CLOSED Wednesday       CLOSED Thursday           10am -12noon Friday                CLOSED Customers are being encouraged […]

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  • Press Release

    Date issued: 31 March 2020 Mid Devon Support Countywide Shielding Hub for the Most Vulnerable   Emergency food parcels have arrived in Devon to be distributed to the county’s most vulnerable residents, who have been told by the Government to ‘shield’ from coronavirus (COVID-19) for at least 12 weeks. Those identified as being at high […]

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  • Message from Chair of the Parish Council

    We continue to be in difficult times but we need to remain vigilant and follow the advice given if we want to look after our community and ourselves. 1. Please remember to keep your distance – most are but we have some instances of congregations outside of work places; 2. Brown bin collections have been […]

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  • Council Tax Reduction and hardship payments

    The government has announced there’ll be additional hardship funding to help towards Council Tax payments.   How can I qualify for hardship funding?   If you’ve already applied for Council Tax reduction (CTR) or you already have an active Housing Benefit or CTR claim, you can qualify for this funding,   If you don’t have […]

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  • TRANSPORT FOR KEY WORKERS

    Due to the reduction of bus services across the county, Devon County Council are trialling an on-demand subsidised taxi service for Devon residents for key workers accessing employment only. This service is intended to replace those journeys which were previously made by bus – a subsidised flat fare will be charged. Requests can only be made […]

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  • Public Transport Information from DCC

    https://www.devon.gov.uk/document/travel-and-public-transport/

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  • Message from Chair of the Parish Council

    With our current position in trying to prevent or at least slow the spread of Coronavirus it was pleasing to drive through the village this morning and see ‘social distancing’ in action. I saw people stood on the pavement talking to people stood in their house doorways – all enjoying the sun, checking on one […]

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  • Message from Chair of the Parish Council

    We are in the midst of difficult times with the current Coronavirus pandemic. Advice and direction have been changing daily. As one of your Ward Councillors and chair of the Parish Council I receive regular briefings from Government, and council officers which I share with the Parish Council team. The village has some willing volunteers […]

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  • Willand Compost Site

      Please note  In line with Government guidelines the site is closed until further notice.

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  • Willand Play Areas – Coronavirus precautions

    The Parish Council has been asked if it is going to close play areas and parks in light of the current precautions being taken in respect of Coronavirus. In some areas councils have done so. Currently the answer is NO but like everything else it will be kept under review and scientific based Government advice […]

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