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Currently, in light of Government and Health Executive guidelines, Bideford Town Council are holding Town Council meetings via Zoom.

Tourism Committee Agenda -  26 January 2021

You are hereby summoned to attend a meeting of the Tourism Committee of the above-named Council to be held in the Council Chamber, Town Hall, Bideford, via Zoom, on Tuesday 26th January 2021 at 6.00 pm for the purpose of transacting the following business.

In accordance with The Public Bodies (Admissions to Meetings) Act 1960 members of the public are welcome to attend and should contact the Town Clerk’s Assistant via telephone or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to gain the access code to the meeting. There is a legal right to film/record/photograph/report public meetings.


Heather Blackburn
Town Clerk


1.    To receive apologies and reasons for absence.

2.    To receive declarations of interest on items on the agenda and note any requests for dispensation received by the Clerk prior to the meeting.

3.     Public participation session of 15 minutes duration on items on the agenda.

4.    To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday 20th October 2020 as a correct record.

5.    To receive an update on Up Close Theatre and, if appropriate, recommend to Council, any actions required.

6.    To discuss organising a Christmas “Bavarian-style” Market in 2021, using the Pannier Market Hall and, if appropriate, recommend to Council any actions required.

7.    To consider organising a small fete to celebrate Chudleigh Fort later in 2021 and, if appropriate, recommend to Council any actions required.

8.    Date of the next meeting: 9th March 2021 at 6.00pm.



Councillors: D Bushby, Mrs K Corfe, B Edwards (NTC), Mrs J Gubb (Chairman), C Hawkins, P Lawrence, Mrs S Langford, Cllr J McKenzie

(Please note, all the agenda items read: to give consideration to recommending……., as this Committee doesn’t have delegated authority and all outcomes will be recommendations to Full Council)


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