Council takes action to increase the visibility of dangers of problem gambling

A Spotlight Review into the issue of problem gambling has been commended and endorsed by Devon County Council’s Cabinet this month, who will be incorporating recommendations from the report over the coming months, starting this week, to mark the national Responsible Gambling Week

Posted on: 1 November 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Temporary traffic lights introduced at Shaldon Bridge

Temporary traffic signals have been installed at Shaldon Bridge in order to reduce the traffic load on the bridge while investigations continue into the structure’s supports

Posted on: 1 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 1 Comment

Overnight closures planned for North Devon Link Road near Tiverton

A number of overnight closures are planned for the A361 North Devon Link road near Tiverton as part of the ongoing upgrade on a 6.5km stretch of the road

Posted on: 1 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 2 Comments

“Be bright, be seen” during autumn and winter months

Devon County Council is reminding vulnerable road users to “be bright, be seen” on the county’s roads

Posted on: 31 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Teaching children about good food – Farmwise celebrates 25,000th pupil

Primary school children have flocked to Westpoint to discover the best of Devon farms’ produce.

Posted on: 31 October 2018 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
Roadworks

Bridge Road night-time closures for installation of expansion joints

Bridge Road, Exeter, will close in both directions for up to seven nights for essential work to expansion joints on two of the bridges.

Posted on: 30 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Devon’s gritters heading out as temperatures fall

Devon’s gritters have been called into action for the first time this season and will be out again tonight as road surface temperatures are set to plunge below -3C

Posted on: 29 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Ceremony marks re-opening of A379 at Slapton

Local community gathers to celebrate the re-opening of the A379 following reinstatement and realignment work

Posted on: 26 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

New figures show rise in demand for adult social care

New figures from NHS Digital show that councils have received 1.8 million new requests for adult social care in 2017-18, an increase of 1.6 per cent on the previous year. 

Posted on: 24 October 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

A379 at Slapton set to re-open

Work to reinstate the A379 at Slapton has been completed and the road is due to open to the public on the evening of Tuesday 23 October.

Posted on: 22 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
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