The Totnes Pulse

Totnes Minor Injuries Unit to re-open

Following several years of closure due the pandemic and pressures on availabiliy of NHS Staff, Totnes Minor Injuies Unit will be re-opening on Monday the 11th July. In the intervening time, small accidents & problems by minor but still potentially life-threatening injuries needed to be treated in Torquay or Newton Abbot as the nearest locations…

Can you help with Bob the Bus?

Bob the Bus is fully operational post-pandemic, offering its scheduled services in and around Totnes, plus the ever-popular Travel Club and private hire. New chair of trustees Steve Grove says: “We have a full-time coordinator and a great team of nearly 40 volunteer drivers, but we need more help to maintain and grow the range…

Bridgetown calls for road signs to warn drivers that hedgehogs are roaming

10th May 2022 Bridgetown’s hedgehog population will be getting a boost thanks to a group of volunteers from the local community. In a joint initiative with leading housing association LiveWest, the residents of Bridgetown, community group Bridgetown Alive! as well as local and district Councilors, hedgehog protection signs have been installed throughout the town as…