Lineal Opens New Barnstaple Offices

A Devon IT firm has officially opened new offices in central Barnstaple, celebrating its 30th year anniversary in business. Lineal Software Solutions Ltd. has expanded its operation, moving into Commercial House on Barnstaple’s Strand. The building will be home to Lineal’s team of over twenty IT support and software development …

Harrison Pneumatics opens a South West division in North Devon

The Surrey-based pneumatics manufacturer is due to open a division in Bratton-Fleming in July NDMA welcomes the arrival of another world-class manufacturer to the rich network of companies in the area, and with it, employment and apprenticeship opportunities within engineering. In particular, the company’s structure reflects encouragingly on women in …

South Molton pupils reach national final for manufacturing model cars

Four budding engineers from a South Molton primary school have made it through to the finals of a national competition. Pupils from South Molton United Church of England Primary School have been taking part in the Jaguar Primary School Challenge – a STEM competition that involves designing and manufacturing model …

Petroc wins awards for ‘excellent’ teaching

Higher Education staff at Petroc in Barnstaple have been recognised for the ‘excellent’ outcomes of students. Petroc has received a silver award for Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) after students achieved ‘excellent’ outcomes. The award from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) saw a panel reviewing the college against …

Display celebrates the tied history of Woolacombe and Mortehoe

When Ray Parkin of Parkin Estates (owner of Woolacombe beach) decided to celebrate the tied history of Woolacombe and Mortehoe, Dymond Engineering was commissioned to design and manufacture the stainless steel metalwork. Mike Garner and Sue Roberts, Directors of Dymond Engineering, attended the opening ceremony which was followed by a …