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Council News

Lapford Parish Council

Please CLICK HERE for the Lapford Parish Council website

Meeting Tuesday 25 August 2020

Download Agenda Here

Mid Devon District Council

CLICK HERE for Breaking News from the MDDC website

CLICK HERE for detailed information on recycling & rubbish collections including the online collection day lookup facility

From Monday 7 September 2020, small electrical items, no bigger than the volume of a standard sized plastic carrier bag, can be placed in your green recycling box, along with cardboard, cartons, mobile phones, ink cartridges and toners. If insufficient space please put to the side of your recycling boxes.

CLICK HERE for full details

Free parking to boost town centre spending

From 1st August to the 30th September, visitors will be able to claim two hours free parking in selected car parks in Crediton, Cullompton and Tiverton. CLICK HERE for full details

Devon County Council

CLICK HERE to view the most recent response updates from Devon County Council

CLICK HERE for the latest business and economy news from Devon County Council

Village News

Lapford Primary School

CLICK HERE to view ITV News coverage of Lapford Primary School’s efforts to secure funding for a new classroom

Lapford Railway Station
The local community in Lapford and its surrounding villages in mid-Devon are delighted that Great Western Railway will be stopping more trains at their village station from 6 July 2020
CLICK HERE to view the Great Western Railway website

Village Support Network: Lapford Emergency Response Team

Tel: 07496 144 772

Facebook: Help The Vulnerable in our Community (Lapford)

A group of volunteers has come together under the Lapford Emergency Response Team to offer help:


We can collect groceries from the village SPAR. You will need a bank card to pay over the phone for these.


We can take any essential post items to the post office.

Medication & Prescriptions

We can arrange collecting medications from Bow, Wallingbrook or Morchard surgeries.

Dog Walking

We can give your pet some exercise.

Lapford Voluntary Car Aid (LVCA) provides transport to various local health centres, dentist surgeries and community hospitals within the area.

Contact: Grace Hill

Telephone: 01363 83178

 Voluntary Action in Mid Devon

Mid Devon’s Council for Voluntary Service

We support and promote voluntary and community action across Mid Devon through: Developing the capacity, skills and knowledge of groups; Connecting groups to facilitate and promote joint working; Building the influence of the sector and helping people to become Active Citizens.


Tel: 01884 255734


Facebook: @InvolveDevon

Opening hours: Tuesday to Thursday, 9.30am – 2.30pm