Nearly a quarter of Devon GP practices are outstanding according to quality inspectors, compared to just 4 percent of practices in England. And the percentage of Devon’s care homes rated outstanding is twice the national average.
57 percent of the children in the South West waiting for adoptive families are brothers and sisters in groups of two or more according to new information published today to mark National Adoption Week , this week.
Business, organisations and residents are being asked for their views on plans to drive up productivity in Devon and across the Heart of the South West area.
Bridge Road in Exeter will be closed overnight on Thursday (19 October) to enable work on the mast arm for the pedestrian crossing at Glasshouse Lane to be completed
The County Council is asking pedestrians to stay safe and use temporary crossing arrangements provided while work is carried out on Bideford Long Bridge
Two randomly selected Devon teachers attending this year’s Farmwise Devon event at Westpoint, Exeter, have won free places to take part in the campaign’s first teacher training programme on food and farming.
Night time closures will be in place on Bridge Road in Exeter over four evenings from Monday 9 October to Thursday 12 October
Scores of primary school children will migrate to Exeter next week to discover where good food comes from.