Children walking through a wood

Devon’s prescription for a naturally healthy lifestyle

People in Devon are being encouraged to get active this May and take steps towards a more naturally healthy lifestyle.

Posted on: 30 April 2019 | Posted in: Community

Nominations invited for 20th anniversary Community Transport Awards

Devon County Council’s Community Transport Awards is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and nominations are now open

Posted on: 30 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Overnight resurfacing planned on A380

Overnight resurfacing work on the southbound carriageway of the A380 at Harcombe Plantation is due to start on the evening of Tuesday 7 May

Posted on: 29 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment
The Chairman of Devon County Council, Caroline Chugg ballroom dancing at Jim's Candlelight Dance in Exeter.

Chairman Caroline cha-cha-Chugg dances for health

“During my year as Chairman of Devon County Council, my aim has been to support events and activities that promote ‘ageing well’.

Posted on: 29 April 2019 | Posted in: Community
Roadworks

A377 at Newton St Cyres closed for overnight works in May

A section of the A377 in the Newton St Cyres area will be closed overnight for resurfacing work next month (May).

Posted on: 29 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Footballing girls win through to national finals

Wynstream Primary School’s under-11 girls’ team has won through to the national grand Futsal finals in May

Posted on: 26 April 2019 | Posted in: Education

Devon and Somerset restaurants “meating expectations”

Residents and visitors to the Westcountry can be assured that restaurants and gastro-pubs are accurately describing the geographical provenance of their locally sourced meats.

Posted on: 24 April 2019 | Posted in: Community
photograph of repair work being done on the bridge

Bridge reopens this afternoon, but Council urges owners to remove their vehicles

Devon County Council has confirmed that Newbridge, at Gunnislake, will re-open to traffic this afternoon, around 4pm.

Posted on: 18 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Trading Standards

Majority of Exeter retailers visited comply with under 18s knife sale laws

Shops and retailers in Exeter were visited by police and trading standards officers last month as part of Operation Sceptre, a national week of action against knife crime.

Posted on: 18 April 2019 | Posted in: Community
Gunnislake Bridge

Historic Newbridge at Gunnislake set to reopen

The bridge, which carries the A390 over the River Tamar, had been closed since being struck by a vehicle earlier this month

Posted on: 17 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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