Tour of Britain homecoming for Exeter’s George Pym

Exeter’s rising cycling star George Pym says that racing in the Tour of Britain through his home county next week will be one of the highlights of his professional career so far.

Posted on: 30 August 2018 | Posted in: Community

Social entrepreneurs encouraged to sign up to development courses

A Devon-based social entrepreneur is encouraging other social enterprises to sign up to programmes being run by The School for Social Entrepreneurs Dartington

Posted on: 30 August 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Friends Life Tour of Britain

‘Plan your journey’ – the Tour of Britain returns to Barnstaple

Organisers are working hard to keep road closures to a minimum but there will be some disruption and delays, particularly between 1.30pm and 4pm, in and around Barnstaple

Posted on: 21 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Recent heatwave reveals a historic farm in Devon

This summer’s hot, dry weather has revealed cropmarks in a field in Bicton that show a Romano-British farmstead once stood there. Aerial photography of the farmstead, originally discovered by former Devon County Archaeologist Frances Griffith in 1984, have been releasedaaa

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas to race in Devon

The Tour de France winners have announced they will race in the Tour of Britain

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Community
Traffic signals

Traffic signals to be replaced at junction in Exeter

Temporary traffic signals will be in place at the junction of Heavitree Road/Polsloe Road/Barrack Road and Magdalen Road/Barrack Road in Exeter from Wednesday 29 August while work is carried out to upgrade the lights

Posted on: 15 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Planning application submitted for new bridge in Sidmouth

A planning application has been submitted for a new bridge over the River Sid in Sidmouth the replace the Alma Bridge

Posted on: 13 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Rogue plumber sentenced for Fraud and Consumer Protection offences

Gary Henry, a 57 year old plumber from Instow, North Devon, receives suspended sentence for fraud and consumer protection offences

Posted on: 10 August 2018 | Posted in: Community
Montage photo of adult social care

New support launched for adult social care businesses

A range of new support has been launched by Devon County Council to help the development and growth of adult social care businesses and organisations in the county

Posted on: 7 August 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy

New support helps asylum seeking children make new lives in Devon

The county of Devon is providing a chance to start life afresh free from fear for children who have arrived on their own in the UK having fled conflict in their native countries.

Posted on: 7 August 2018 | Posted in: Community
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