Tag Archives: Mid Devon

Campaign increases employment opportunities for people with disabilities

Devon County Council and Jobcentre Plus are launching a campaign to encourage businesses to recruit more people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs.

Posted on: 17 September 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | 1 Comment

Cullompton Town Centre Relief Road to go to Public Consultation

People can have their say on the proposed relief road options for Cullompton during a public consultation which runs from Thursday 13 September to Thursday 25 October

Posted on: 11 September 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

New support helps asylum seeking children make new lives in Devon

The county of Devon is providing a chance to start life afresh free from fear for children who have arrived on their own in the UK having fled conflict in their native countries.

Posted on: 7 August 2018 | Posted in: Community | 2 Comments
North Devon Link Road traffic

Drop-in event about North Devon Link Road maintenance work

The scheme involves resurfacing on both carriageways, waterproofing two bridges, drainage work, and replacement of signs and safety barriers

Posted on: 3 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Live and learn – sign up a to a FREE maths or English course and boost your job prospects

Learn Devon is once again inviting prospective learners to sign onto a free GCSE English or maths course

Posted on: 18 July 2018 | Posted in: Education | 1 Comment

Stover Country Park and The Grand Western Canal Country Park – two of the world’s best green spaces

The Grand Western Canal Country Park clinched the Green Flag Award for the tenth consecutive year. Stover Country Park, Teignbridge, has won the award 15 years in a row.

Posted on: 17 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

County Lines – Know the signs

Devon and Cornwall Police have launched a campaign to raise awareness of County Lines – urban gangs supplying drugs to suburban areas and coastal towns. The public can help disrupt the supply by spotting the signs of such criminal activity in their community and reporting it.

Posted on: 3 July 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

New strategy to reduce plastic waste gets green light

Devon County Council will phase out its use of the most polluting single-use plastic products within two years. Members of the Council’s Cabinet voted unanimously to support to the move, which is part of a new action plan to help cut the amount of single-use plastic waste in Devon.

Posted on: 13 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 2 Comments

Tour of Britain Stage 2 marked by historic race through Victorian market

Devon has a long history of hosting exciting and challenging stages of the Tour of Britain, and this year will be no exception.

Posted on: 5 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 2 Comments

Dogs in Grand Western Canal Basin picnic area must now be kept on leads

The new rules are to ensure that everyone can enjoy this popular beauty spot

Posted on: 23 May 2018 | Posted in: | 3 Comments