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New special school for Okehampton planned

Devon County Council’s Cabinet is being asked to approve spending £8 million on building a new special school in Okehampton

Posted on: 9 October 2020 | Posted in: Education
Photo of Councillor Hart and Councillor Croad with the certificate

Devon County Council recognised for support to the Armed Forces

Devon County Council has been presented with the Silver Award from the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme

Posted on: 9 October 2020 | Posted in: Community
Photo of the opening of the new footbridge in Sidmouth

Official opening of new footbridge in Sidmouth

The new footbridge replacing the old Alma Bridge in Sidmouth has been officially opened at a special ceremony

Posted on: 9 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of school transport face covering campaign

Face coverings must be worn on school transport

Students in Devon are being told they must wear face coverings when travelling on school transport

Posted on: 9 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Childsren learning

Communication matters – how speech and language support improves children’s lives

If a child doesn’t develop the skills needed to interact with others, it can put them at greater risk of depression and affect their education, employability, social mobility and happiness

Posted on: 8 October 2020 | Posted in: Education
Steve Brown, Deputy Director for Public Health Devon

Deputy Director for Public Health Devon says we’re not near lockdown yet

Steve Brown, Deputy Director for Public Health Devon described today the coronavirus situation in Devon, and in Exeter in particular.

Posted on: 8 October 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
COVID-19 cell

Chair of the Team Devon Board urges people not to be complacent

Chairman of the Local Outbreak Engagement Board, Council Leader John Hart, urges people to not be complacent and to make renewed effort to follow national guidance.

Posted on: 8 October 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Photo of County Hall

Urgent economic recovery plan unveiled

An urgent £6 million economic recovery programme will be discussed by Devon County Council’s Cabinet next week in response to the county’s economy shrinking by around 8%

Posted on: 8 October 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Photo of Okehampton Town Centre

Consultation on Okehampton town centre junctions

A public consultation is being launched by Devon County Council next week (Friday 16 October) to seek views on re-designing junctions in Okeahmpton town centre to reduce traffic congestion

Posted on: 8 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of the opening of Sherford Main Street

New road to Sherford officially opened

A major milestone has been reached for the new community of Sherford, with the completion of the new main road linking to the development

Posted on: 7 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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