Here's the latest news from Sampford Courtenay and our surroundings. This is also the place to highlight local issues.

The Mayor of West Devon Borough Council pays tribute to the dedication and community spirit of this year’s winners. Click heading for a full list.
As these photos by resident Sadie Coventry show, we had a memorable March in Sampford Courtenay.
A female salmon of about 9lbs caught below Beam weir. Carefully returned to carry her precious cargo upstream. Patience is indeed a virtue!
From 16 April, West Devon residents will be able to recycle all types of card again. Click the heading for details.
There's a warm welcome at The New Inn, Sampford Courtenay. Click heading for new times, new offers and new events.
For details of how to book, contact Deborah Taylor-Morris on 01837 82743 or email
Do you have any leftover white gloss paint? The Village Hall Committee would love to take it off your hands for the roadside notices of upcoming events!
Would you be willing to open your garden in Sampford Courtenay for Children's Hospice South West?
A Devon Wildlife Trust film celebrating the blanket bogs of Dartmoor. Narrated by Sampford Courtenay resident Rob Brown.