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Overnight closures planned for A382 Newton Road

The A382 in Bovey Tracey will be closed overnight from Tuesday 18 to Saturday 22 February for resurfacing work.

Posted on: 12 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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County’s best budget for a decade

Devon County Council’s latest budget has been declared the best for a decade with more than £43 million extra for vital services in Devon in the new financial year – an increase of 8.7 per cent on this year

Posted on: 12 February 2020 | Posted in: Politics| No Comments
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Okehampton recycling centre to temporarily close for works

The Okehampton Household Waste Recycling Centre will be closed for a week in February and again for a week in March for maintenance works.

Posted on: 10 February 2020| No Comments
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Highways teams dealing with Storm Ciara aftermath

Devon County Council’s highways teams are continuing to work around the clock to deal with the clean-up following the damage caused by Storm Ciara

Posted on: 10 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Advice to take extra care when travelling this weekend

Road users are being urged to take extra care when travelling on Devon’s roads this weekend as The Met Office has issued a Yellow Warning of strong winds for this Sunday (9 February) with Storm Ciara set to hit the UK

Posted on: 7 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Walking and cycling programme in Devon awarded Government grant

A £500,000 grant from the Department for Transport will extend Devon County Council’s Access Fund Programme to promote walking and cycling initiatives in Exeter, Barnstaple and Newton Abbot

Posted on: 7 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Work to start on A382 upgrade

Work is getting underway on the first phase of the £13 million Devon County Council scheme to upgrade the A382 link from Newton Abbot to the A38 at Drumbridges roundabout

Posted on: 6 February 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Big Fix goes nationwide!

The Big Fix 2020 will see 75 repair cafes from around the UK join forces and run simultaneous events on Saturday February 15.

Posted on: 3 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Resurfacing work on the Exe Estuary Trail

The stretch of the Trail between Bridge Road and Station Road car park, near the Turf Hotel, will be closed for approximately five days from Monday 10 February for resurfacing work

Posted on: 3 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment| 5 Comments
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Kingsteignton Library to undergo exciting refurbishment

Kingsteignton Library will undergo an exciting renovation starting on 26 February 2020, thanks to funding from Devon County Council.

Posted on: 30 January 2020 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
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