Bowhill, St Thomas, Alphington and Ide primary schools have formed the Exeter Learning Academy Trust and are working more closely together to improve the education of their 1,270 pupils
More than a third of Devon’s schools will lose out if new national funding figures aren’t revised, the county’s education chief has warned
Cabinet gives go-ahead to consultation over future plans for public health nursing service
Rural businesses in Mid and East Devon are being reminded that they can still apply for a share of £1.2 million of funding from the LEADER REAL Devon programme
The 2016 edition attracted more spectators than the previous 2014 stage and generated more than £4.26 million for Devon’s economy.
Devon County Council has helped a community group install a solar array that could slash Exeter Central Library’s energy bill in half over 20 years
Work will begin on a scheme to combat flooding on Station Road in Bovey Tracey today. (Monday 23 January). The scheme aims to minimise the depth and duration of flooding on Station Road and reduce the flood risk to surrounding properties by improving the flow path through the car park
Sugar Smart UK is a campaign led by the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation and Sustain, who are supporting the Exeter Food Network to launch locally as Sugar Smart Exeter.
Bridge Road in Exeter will be closed from 10pm on Friday 27 January until 5am on Monday 30 January for a pedestrian and cycling bridge to be lifted into place over the rail line as part of ongoing widening improvements
A new Traffic Management Plan for the town was agreed last summer and now work is underway to implement the scheme, which includes changes to waiting restrictions, pay & display and the introduction of a one way road and new residents’ parking zone north of the railway line
Traffic calming on Blundell’s Road in Tiverton has been found to be sub-standard and will have to be replaced. Essential remedial work will be carried out over the next three Saturdays, starting from Saturday 21 January
Plans are being finalised for an extensive scheme to improve Yorkstone setts at raised pedestrian crossings in Tavistock town centre
Drivers in Devon are benefitting from cheaper cashless parking thanks to a new system that has been rolled out across the county. Devon County Council has partnered with Bemrose Mobile to deliver the new cashless payment service, taking over from previous provider RingGo
Devon County Council’s precautionary salting network, covering more than 2,000 miles of the county’s roads will be treated by gritters multiple times over the next 24 hours in response to the forecast of potential snow and ice