Temperatures to plummet this evening (March 19) – motorists advised not to travel

Temperatures will begin to drop tonight from 7pm – and could go as low as low as -9 in some areas.

Posted on: 19 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Major road network improving but disruption throughout the day is expected

Large parts of the major road network are passable and improving, but disruption to travel should be expected throughout the day (Monday) and into tomorrow (Tuesday 20). Devon’s main routes are improving, but minor roads especially on high ground willaaa

Posted on: 19 March 2018 | Posted in:

Care workers continue support despite the severe weather

Care providers have had contingency plans in operation prioritising visits to those most in need and making arrangements with families and carers to ensure continued care where necessary.

Posted on: 19 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Monday morning commuters (March 19) advised to drive with ‘extreme’ caution

With more snow and freezing temperatures forecast overnight motorists are advised to only travel if necessary and to do so with extreme care

Posted on: 18 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Heavy snow (Sunday 18 March PM) only travel if absolutely necessary

As heavy snow spreads across the county conditions are becoming increasingly treacherous particularly on higher ground and across Exmoor and Dartmoor.

Posted on: 18 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Snowy footprint

More snow expected this morning (Sunday 18 March)

Extensive snow has fallen across Devon overnight with more expected later this morning and early afternoon.

Posted on: 18 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Severe weather expected overnight (17 March) and throughout tomorrow (18 March)

There is an amber weather warning for snow for Sunday and falling temperatures across Devon overnight and into the morning.

Posted on: 17 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

County on alert for snow and icy roads

With a forecast of snow and ice this weekend, Devon County Council’s fleet of gritters are working to treat main routes and road users are being advised to take extra care and keep an eye on conditions

Posted on: 16 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

VideoTechnology helping people to live independently

More and more people, regardless of their ability, are living as independently as they can. And they are doing so with the assistance of technology, within the home and when they’re out and about.

Posted on: 14 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

£3 million flood risk action plan to help more than 300 properties

More than 300 homes and businesses will benefit from greater flood protection in the next year as part of Devon County Council’s £3 million Flood Risk Management Action Plan agreed by the Council’s Cabinet

Posted on: 14 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment
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