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South West key workers thank you for staying away this bank holiday

Over 100,000 key workers in the South West will join forces this bank holiday to say “thank you” to every member of the public who has stayed away from tourist hot spots this year and issue a plea to localaaa

Posted on: 6 May 2020
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Recycling centres to open for essential use only

Devon County Council is reopening its recycling centres for essential use only from Monday 11 May. The government has defined ‘essential use’ as waste that ‘cannot be stored without causing a risk of injury, health or harm to the residentaaa

Posted on: 6 May 2020
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More than 1,800 trees planted through free tree offer

More than 1,800 trees were planted across Devon in March through two initiatives offered by Devon County Council

Posted on: 5 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of A396 near Tiverton

Drainage improvement work on A396 near Tiverton

The A396 between Tiverton and Bickleigh will be closed from Monday 11 May until Sunday 7 June while drainage improvements and structural work is carried out

Posted on: 5 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Resurfacing to resume at Moor Lane roundabout

Overnight resurfacing work will resume at Moor Lane roundabout in Exeter from Monday (4 May)

Posted on: 1 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Boots pharmacies offering safe spaces for victims of domestic abuse

From today, Boots chemists are offering safe spaces within their pharmacies for victims of domestic abuse.

Posted on: 1 May 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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More than 100 free Learn Devon online courses now available

Learn Devon has developed more than 100 free online courses to help those most affected by the coronavirus outbreak

Posted on: 1 May 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Photo of North Devon Link Road

Reminder issued to only make essential journeys

With traffic volumes starting to creep up, Devon County Council is reminding people to stay at home and only make essential journeys during the coronavirus lockdown

Posted on: 1 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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NHS ChatHealth for parents and carers

During these unsettling times, you may have health and wellbeing concerns about your baby or child and be unsure how to get the help you need.

Posted on: 30 April 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Celebrating VE Day on Friday 8 May

It will be 75 years to the day on Friday 8 May 2020 since the guns fell silent at the end of the war in Europe. Usu.ally we mark the day with ceremony and community commemoration, but this year we can celebrate it from home

Posted on: 30 April 2020 | Posted in: Community
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