May in Manning's Pit

The Friends of Manning's Pit

This is the website of the Friends of Manning's Pit Group, which is running the "Save Manning's Pit" campaign.
 Help us save these much loved fields in Pilton, Barnstaple, North Devon  from development.  

The Planning Application

and (below)

our response to the Planning Application

Ecological Report

Landscape Assessment

Highways and Transport

Friends of Manning's Pit Objection



Keep going to our new Blog for the latest news


Our Facebook Page for news/photos/videos/Twitter
Facebook


Donate to help the campaign

Contact us

at manningspit@gmail.com

We also have a Noticeboard
 in the Reform Inn, Pilton


Local business support

Saki and more/
the History of Manning's Pit

General Election 2017

Read what the Candidates have to say about Manning's Pit













Important message:
damage to gate by Shearford Lane


The Campaign/ Michael Morpugo

sends message of support


Maps/plans/more
about the location

Supporters  write
about Manning's Pit









Sign our online petition at this link:

 bit.ly/manningspit

  Nearly 3000 people have signed already, including environmental scientist and inventor James Lovelock, former Director of Friends of the Earth, Jonathon Porrit,  former North Devon MP and Minister in the last government, Sir Nick Harvey,  North Devon MP from 2015-2017, Peter Heaton-Jones, former UKIP Party Chairman Steve Crowther,  wildllife artist and naturalist, Trevor Beer, MBE,  Endymion Beer, and Welsh landscape artists David Bellamy and Jenny Keal


The Battle of Manning's Pit




This new film by Martin Kemp shows cousins Brian and John Norman reciting Brian's poem
about an event that took place in Manning's Pit when they were children.




 Manning's Pit and messages of support from around the world,
including China, Australia, the Falklands and the Arctic!
Zoom in for Manning's Pit itself, and Pilton posters and signs.
 


A page of posters