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Due to Robin's retirement there is a vacancy for a parish lengthsman.This is a paid position and duties include maintaining the gullies and drains, keeping the grit bins topped up and spreaing...

Following the resignation of Marie Turner a vacancy now exists for a Parish Councillor.Please see the attached for further details.

A new wooden bench seat has been positioned next to the Church tower.Inscribed 'In memory of Michael and Diana Messer - They loved Bickleigh.'

Thom Thomson invitation;Please support our service forAll the Church Family at St Mary's Churchon Sunday 11th July at 11am.during which we will raise funds to supportThe Mission to...

On the 24th June, BT Openreach got back to me with a proposal to upgrade the internet here in the village.If I read the proposal correctly, out of the 29 houses included the application, it only...

 Devon Live have reported the following,"Devon County Council’s chief bridge engineer, Kevin Dentith, said the driver misjudged his approach to the narrow bridge.....The double-height...

The late May Bank Holiday Monday was the day that Bickleigh held a Street Market in the early 1980's. Starting as a fund raising event  to  modernise the village hall, the...

Many thanks to Joe Ashworth for these photos. This weeks damage to the bridge brought back memories of a similar accident in 1981 - 40 years ago! 

Due to the closure of Bickleigh Bridge following the HGV accident, the normal buses on services 55/55B/155 services will operate via M5 so will not be able to serve Bickleigh.Devon County Council...

Bickleigh awoke this morning to hear news of extensive Bridge damage and closure to traffic. Around 4am it is understood that a large vehicle driving towards Exeter mounted the newly installed...