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Alwington

Village & Community Website

Welcome To Alwington Parish

Occupying a stunning part of the beautiful North Devon Heritage coast, the Parish of Alwington covers an area stretching from Peppercombe to Babbacombe and Cockington, towards Greencliffe on the Abbotsham Parish border, then moving inland from Bideford Bay, it includes such quaintly named spots as Knotty Corner as well as the villages or hamlets of Fairy Cross, Ford, Alwington and Woodtown, before moving on down to the boundary at Yeo Vale. means "the town within or below the wood".

 

 

Latest News

SUPERFAST BROADBAND ARRIVES IN ALWINGTON!

 

Airband have won the government contract to provide Superfast broadband in the Parish using the same ‘hub and spoke’ technology’ they developed on Dartmoor and Exmoor.

 

Phase 1 of the roll out is complete. Phase 2 is underway now and two new transmission masts at Orchard Farm and Downes Farm, Monkleigh are about to be commissioned. The system uses microwaves and providing a household has line of sight to the mast then they maybe able to subscribe to this new service from early April.
Phase 3, another mast at Winscott Barton is at the planning stage.

  

You can find out more about Airband by clicking here

Village Hall

 

Alwington Village Hall is a larger venue, constructed in 1933, that is ideal larger events, including skittles, dancing classes, concerts, quiz evenings, horticultural shows and the like.

 

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