ITC News and Events

O’yez! O’yez! Town Crier Assistant Wanted


Roy Goodwin has been the Ilfracombe Town Crier since 1992 and his achievements as an ambassador for Ilfracombe, whilst competing in various competitions around the UK and abroad, including the world championships, can not be underestimated. Now Roy is looking to the future and is seeking an assistant Town Crier to eventually assume the role in Ilfracombe before he retires. …

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Notice of Election of a Town Councillor

Notice of vacancy of councillor Ilfracombe Central Ward

An election is to be held for one Town Councillor for Ilfracombe Central. 1.   Forms of nomination can be obtained from: The Ilfracombe Town Clerk  – Ilfracombe Centre, 44 High Street, Ilfracombe, EX34 9QB The Returning Officer – Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG The Returning Officer will at the request of an elector for any electoral area …

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League of Friends of the Tyrrell Hospital


The League of Friends of the Tyrrell Hospital Ilfracombe  have been running since 1972 and are effectively the “Guardians of the Tyrrell Hospital”. The members of the league willingly give up their time to raise funds to support clinics with new equipment and items that are not funded by the NHS. Ilfracombe Town Council are pleased to announce that the League have …

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North Devon Blog on Ilfracombe


A blog featuring Ilfracombe has been published by Visit North Devon and Exmoor as part of their “A Local’s Guide to…” series. The article contains information ranging from where to shop, eat, drink and what to see can be viewed by clicking on the image of the harbour.

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Notice of Vacancy in Office of Councillor

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Parish of Ilfracombe Central Notice is hereby given that due to the non attendance of Cllr Noel Grummitt, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council. If by 7 August 2017 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing …

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Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day Flag and logo

Armed Forces Day is a chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community: from currently serving troops to Service families, veterans and cadets. There are many ways for people, communities and organisations across the country to show their support and these can be found on the Armed Forces Day website. Locally …

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Pride in Ilfracombe Awards – 2017

Ilfracombe Town Council Pride in Ilfracombe Awards

The Pride in Ilfracombe Awards for 2017 were recently presented by Mayor Paul Crabb. The judging panel, consisting of representatives from local services, businesses and community groups, were very impressed by the number of highly deserving groups and individuals who had been nominated. Results in the 10 categories and the overall winner of the Citizen of the Year Award were: Voluntary …

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Don’t Forget to Vote – Thursday 8th June

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A POLL WILL BE TAKEN on Thursday 8 June 2017 between the hours of 07:00 am and 10:00 pm. For a full list of all those nominated for election as a Member of Parliament for North Devon Constituency, click here:  Statement of Person’s Nominated 2017 Notice of Election Agents Parl Situation of Polling Station Notice 2017

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Accounts Statements 2017/18

Ilfracombe Town Council Accounts Statement for the financial year 2017/18 Please click on the following link to download – Accounts statement 31-7-2017 Please click on the following link to download – Accounts statement 30-6-2017 Please click on the following link to download – Accounts statement 31-5-17 Please click on the following link to download – Accounts statement 30-4-2017

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Result of Poll for Election of a County Councillor

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Ilfracombe Total Electorate: 8822 Turnout: 34.88 percent Spoilt papers: 1 Postal votes issued: Postal votes returned:  percent Name of Candidate Description Number of votes CRABB, Paul Edward The Conservative Party Candidate 1173 ELECTED EBERT, Toby Labour Party 256 EDMUNDS, Mike Independent 704 PEARSON, Netti Green Party Candidate 822 ROBERTSON, Stuart UK Independence Party (UKIP) 122 More information can be found …

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From Victorian Parades to Pre-school Gardens, Blooming Baskets to Community Mini-Buses – Ilfracombe Town Council supports more local causes


Ilfracombe Town Council (ITC) is supporting a diverse range of projects from local groups by grant funding in 2017.  Over £18,000 has been awarded under the grants process for the year 2017/18 to local community organisations to help them carry out their work or buy much-needed equipment. Organisations benefitting from this funding include the Tourist Information Centre, Ilfracombe in Bloom, …

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Ilfracombe Town Council Mayor and Deputy Mayor for Civic year 2017/2018


Ilfracombe Town Council have re-elected Cllr Paul Crabb as Mayor and Cllr Val Gates as Deputy Mayor at the full Town Council meeting held on 13th March. Both councillors have been in their post for nearly a year and with no other nominations, members congratulated them and gave their best wishes and support for the next 12 months. The Mayor …

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Drain Clearance Update


The additional drain cleaning that Ilfracombe Town Council has been able to provide (via an award of grant funding) has now been completed. Over 70 drains have been cleaned and emptied in the town. The only drains that have not been cleaned that were on the prepared list were ones indicated in Cambridge Grove and St Peters Terrace. These drains …

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