Community transport passengers support local High Streets

It’s estimated that more than £3.46 million was spent in local High Streets across Devon by community transport users last year, according to new figures

Posted on: 14 January 2019 | Posted in: Community | 1 Comment

New volumes reveal the diaries of Devon’s 4th Earl Fortescue

A new volume of historic documents has been published by the Devon & Cornwall Record Society (DCRS), containing the diary entries of Hugh Fortescue, the 4th Earl Fortescue, English politician and sportsman.

Posted on: 11 January 2019 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Devon schools travel to Lapland and back 16 times as part of the ‘Leg it to Lapland’ winter challenge

Pupils and teachers in Devon clocked up a staggering 66,853 virtual miles of active travel during December’s “Leg it to Lapland” winter challenge

Posted on: 11 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Multi-million pound boost for Devon’s children’s services

Devon’s children’s services are set for a financial boost of more than £11.5 million.

Posted on: 9 January 2019 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments
Streetlighting

County Council updates streetlighting policy

Devon County Council’s Cabinet has agreed an updated streetlighting policy to continue to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions

Posted on: 9 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | 4 Comments

Support for £1.3 million bridge proposals

Proposals for a £1.3 million pedestrian and cycle bridge over Summer Lane, which will form a key part of a major cycle route in Exeter, have received the support of Devon County Council’s Cabinet

Posted on: 9 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | 1 Comment

Vote for your recycling hero!

Communities across Devon are being called on to vote for their People’s Choice Recycling Hero in the sixth annual Recycle Devon Thank You Awards.

Posted on: 9 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Emergency lane closures on A380 near Kingsteignton

Emergency lane closures are being introduced on the north and southbound outside lanes of the A380 after the central safety barrier, from Eagle Farm to Ideford Dip, was damaged in a collision

Posted on: 3 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

£1.1million Enterprise Zone investment in Exeter Science Park

Devon County Council has welcomed East Devon District Council’s decision to develop a new Open Innovation Building at Exeter Science Park, in the Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone

Posted on: 3 January 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

Resurfacing to resume on North Devon Link Road near Tiverton in January

Major resurfacing work will resume on the A361 North Devon Link Road, near Tiverton from Monday 7 January

Posted on: 21 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
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