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Barnstaple

(ˈbɑːnstəpəl)
n
(Placename) a town in SW England, in Devon, on the estuary of the River Taw: tourism, agriculture. Pop: 30 765 (2001)
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Contract awarded for Maintenance and redecoration, Old town station, Barnstaple
Located in a small town in North Devon, director of Specsavers' Barnstaple practice, Emily Waters reiterated this and highlighted the career progression opportunities that come with placements in more rural stores.
Emergency services were called to the scene near Aller Cross, close to Lankey Junction, Barnstaple, at 8.
In Swansea, the skies lit up while the heavens opened in Barnstaple, Devon.
Take the exuberant Australian comedian's show in Barnstaple on his last nationwide tour.
IT may be the first week of September, but Merthyr Tydfil FC kick-off this season's Emirates FA Cup campaign with a First Round qualifier trip to Barnstaple Town of the Evo-Stik League Division One South & West.
Price includes Private coach travel from your local area Three nights' stay with three course evening meal & cooked breakfast Journey on the West Somerset Steam Railway Journey on the Lynton & Barnstaple Steam Railway Journey on the Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway Visit to Minehead, Dunster, Lynton & Lynmouth Walking for Softies in North Devon 2 October 2015 4 days from PS225 Join us as we explore this coastal paradise in the company of our professional guides, with highlights that include the golden sands of Woolacombe Bay, the Bull Lighthouse and the famous Tarka Trail - it's a great way to enjoy a relaxing break that's good for you.
In addition, the nearby town of Barnstaple offers a wealth of shops, pubs and restaurants as well as an indoor ice skating rink, 10 pin bowling and a multi-screen cinema, while bracing coastal and cliff-top walks and Exmoor National Park are all within easy reach.
And the Well chief insisted the appointment of Brian McCafferty and Graham Barnstaple was a "watershed moment".
The event included ten top teams in each age group, many of whom had been unbeaten in the last two years, including Barnstaple A who the Coventry team beat 15-5 in the final.
Network Rail, the authority responsible for the United Kingdom's rail network, has promised to keep passenger disruption to a minimum during improvements to the line between Exeter and Barnstaple in Devon, which is known as the Tarka Line.