Recycling Centre

New look recycling centre will be easier to use

Killacleave Recycling Centre in Ilfracombe is having a face lift that will improve the site layout, and make it easier for people to use

Posted on: 6 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Dragon’s award local groups much needed cash

Dragons have been out in force in Honiton as 12 local organisations competed, Dragons’ Den-style, for a share of £6,000.

Posted on: 5 February 2018 | Posted in: Community

New pedestrian and cycle bridge across the M5 opens

The bridge is a Devon County Council scheme and part of the development linking Cumberland Way and the Exeter Science Park.

Posted on: 2 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Devon households produce the lowest amount of ‘black bag’ waste in the country

Devon’s households typically produced just 4.94kg of ‘black bin or bag’ residual waste each week – down 20 per cent from 2012

Posted on: 1 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Stover Country Park and Nature Reserve

Reed bed to help improve water quality at Stover Country Park

An innovative £1.6 million reed bed system is to be installed at Stover Country Park to help improve water quality at the Local Nature Reserve

Posted on: 31 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Work progressing well on A377 stabilisation scheme

Work on a major stabilisation and drainage improvement scheme on the A377 at Chapel Downs in Crediton is on schedule to be completed by Monday 12 February

Posted on: 31 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Jurassic Coastline from Sidmouth

On-street parking review in Sidmouth

People living in parts of Sidmouth are to be asked for their view on residents’ parking as part of a review by Devon County Council

Posted on: 30 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Roadwork sign

Footpath repairs in Pinhoe Road, Exeter

Footpaths along Pinhoe Road in Exeter are due to be repaired between St Johns Road and St Marks Avenue, starting from Monday 5 February

Posted on: 30 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Devon’s Special Species unveiled

Devon is renowned for having beautiful wildlife-rich landscapes and habitats, but less well known is the huge number of rare species which Devon supports, including some such as the horrid ground-weaver spider which are found nowhere else on the planet.

Posted on: 30 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Road closed sign

Overnight closures planned on Ashburton Road, Newton Abbot

There will be overnight closures on the A383 Ashburton Road in Newton Abbot, between its junctions with Elmwood Avenue and Barton Drive, from 6:30pm to midnight between Monday 5 February and Friday 16 February

Posted on: 29 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment
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