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24Apr

Community initiative helps Fremington residents

Residents living in Fremington have recently benefitted from some support for their grounds maintenance scheme, thanks to a community initiative by North Devon Homes. When awarding some larger contracts, North Devon Homes will take into account the contributions offered by the contractor which…

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13Apr

Youth Club Has Talent!!

Members of our Bridging the Gap young people’s project held a talent show on the evening of Tuesday 11th April at West Down village hall, Ilfracombe. There were lots of performances including some amazing singing and dancing routines. The audience included members of the young people’s family and…

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13Apr

Anneka Rice attends Slade's Silver Big Bash

On Wednesday 12th April we held an event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Slade Vision Centre. Anneka Rice attended as special guest on the day, returning to Ilfracombe 25 years after the Slade Vision Centre was built as part of the ‘Challenge Anneka’ TV programme in 1992. We worked in…

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10Apr

Anneka Rice confirmed as special guest for the Slade Silver Big Bash

We are delighted to announce that Anneka Rice will be the star guest at the ‘Slade Silver Big Bash’, 25 years after the Slade Vision Centre was built as part of the ‘Challenge Anneka’ TV programme in 1992. The Slade Vision Centre Committee, working in partnership with local social housing…

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29Mar

Customer survey - Forches estate regeneration works

Win! Win! Win! If you are a customer of North Devon Homes and you live on the Forches estate in Barnstaple, you could be in with a chance to win £120 of supermarket vouchers!  All you need to do is complete an online survey or chat to us when we visit the estate on Monday 3rd April or Monday 10th…

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21Mar

Candar residents raise £1,000 for Children's Hospice South West

People living at the Candar in Ilfracombe have been busy holding coffee mornings, breakfast clubs and bingo sessions to raise money for Children’s Hospice South West. On Friday 17th March Elsie & Pauline, who both live at the Candar, presented a cheque for £1,000 to Ray from Children’s Hospice…

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10Mar

Local businesses give Samaritans a helping hand

The local Samaritans branch in Summerland Street, Barnstaple has recently benefitted from some essential repairs and improvement works thanks to a community initiative by North Devon Homes and donations from big hearted local businesses. The project was successfully delivered through joint working…

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07Mar

Elsie Berrecloth wins Good Neighbour Award

On Friday 3rd March, Dawn Ash, Chair of the North Devon Homes Customer Forum, presented a Good Neighbour Award to Elsie Berrecloth. Elsie (who is an amazing 94 years old) organises and runs numerous events for residents at The Candar and Ilfracombe which include a breakfast club, coffee mornings,…

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07Mar

Ryan's Story - Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

Ryan Madge was successful in his application to join our Home 2 Home repairs and maintenance service as a Multi Skilled Operative Apprentice in September 2016. Previous to this, Ryan has been an active member of our Bridging the Gap Young People’s project since 2010, joining when he was 9 years…

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03Mar

Community springs into action for the Great British Spring Clean

Today we held an organised litter pick at Forches estate, Barnstaple to support the Great British Spring Clean, a campaign to get half a million people out and about cleaning up their local communities in March 2017. The team of volunteers, which included staff from North Devon Homes, a local…

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