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Crowndale Road in Tavistock closed for four days from Monday 21 October

Crowndale Road in Tavistock will be closed to through traffic from Monday 21 October for up to four days.

Posted on: 30 September 2019| No Comments
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Learn2Live road safety partnership promotes #ProjectEDWARD

The Learn2Live road safety partnership has been in Exeter city centre promoting European Day Without A Road Death, #ProjectEDWARD

Posted on: 26 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Orchard in a rural setting

Micro businesses invited to be part of a research trial to help boost efficiency

Devon County Council is looking for freelancers, sole traders and businesses with fewer than 10 employees, (micro businesses), to work with them on a research trial designed to boost Devon’s economy.

Posted on: 26 September 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy| 16 Comments
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Tree-planting event celebrates giant reedbed scheme at Devon beauty spot

Stover Country Park has celebrated the completion of a giant reedbed designed to attract wildlife and keep water clean

Posted on: 25 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Work to upgrade crossing in Tavistock due to start in October

Work to upgrade the zebra crossing on Plymouth Road in Tavistock and resurface a section of the road will start on Monday 7 October – but no work will be carried out during the Goose Fair on Wednesday 9 October

Posted on: 24 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Devon supports LGA call for certainty over EU replacement fund

Devon County Council has backed calls by the Local Government Association (LGA) for the Government to urgently consult on its plans for a scheme to replace EU funding after Brexit

Posted on: 24 September 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Recycle Week: Get your recycling right to help save the planet

For its 17th annual Recycle Week, Recycle Now wants people all over the UK to focus on getting recycling right during Recycle Week.

Posted on: 24 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Yealmpton crossing - Fore Street

Community welcomes new zebra crossing

Devon County Council has worked closely with the local community in Yealmpton to install a new zebra crossing in Fore Street

Posted on: 23 September 2019 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
A group photo of volunteers at the clean-up

Huge clean-up ensures the Exe Estuary is safer for all

A massive clean-up on Saturday (14 September) organised by the Exe Estuary Management Partnership brought together 110 volunteers and several local businesses to clear hazardous rubbish from a popular beauty spot in Exmouth.

Posted on: 19 September 2019| No Comments
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Record passenger trips on Okehampton Sunday train service

The Sunday rail service between Okehampton and Exeter has had its most successful season on record – with more than 7,800 passenger trips made during this year’s season

Posted on: 19 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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