News Centre http://www.devonnewscentre.info Devon County Council en-gb Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:51:40 +0000 There’s no hiding place for rogue traders https://www.devonnewscentre.info/theres-no-hiding-place-for-rogue-traders/ Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:35:19 +0000 "By working with other services, using modern technology and intelligence sharing, rogue traders can run but they can no longer hide" https://www.devonnewscentre.info/theres-no-hiding-place-for-rogue-traders/ Scams targeting young people on social media warning https://www.devonnewscentre.info/scams-targeting-young-people-on-social-media-warning/ Tue, 04 Jul 2017 13:04:23 +0000 Cyber fraud is 16 per cent of all crime and young people being targeted through social media https://www.devonnewscentre.info/scams-targeting-young-people-on-social-media-warning/ Applications invited for latest round of Business Promotion Grant funding https://www.devonnewscentre.info/applications-invited-for-latest-round-of-business-promotion-grant-funding-2/ Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:03:15 +0000 Businesses in Devon are being invited to apply for grants of up to £1,000 to help them promote their products and services to wider audiences at trade shows and events https://www.devonnewscentre.info/applications-invited-for-latest-round-of-business-promotion-grant-funding-2/ Councils come together to champion care and support workers https://www.devonnewscentre.info/councils-come-together-to-champion-care-and-support-workers/ Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:27:28 +0000 Authorities across the South West are supporting a campaign launched today, Monday 17 July, that raises the profile of care and the positive role of care workers in a drive to recruit the right people to the sector https://www.devonnewscentre.info/councils-come-together-to-champion-care-and-support-workers/ Devon’s country parks are top of the tree https://www.devonnewscentre.info/devons-country-parks-are-top-of-the-tree/ Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:20:12 +0000 The Grand Western Canal Country Park and Stover County Park have again scooped the Green Flag Award https://www.devonnewscentre.info/devons-country-parks-are-top-of-the-tree/ Thousands more to get superfast broadband connections with Connecting Devon... https://www.devonnewscentre.info/thousands-more-to-get-superfast-broadband-connections-with-connecting-devon-and-somerset-rollout/ Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:55:51 +0000 Thousands more homes and businesses across northern, central and west Devon will be able to connect to superfast broadband following a major contract announcement by Connecting Devon and Somerset https://www.devonnewscentre.info/thousands-more-to-get-superfast-broadband-connections-with-connecting-devon-and-somerset-rollout/