Roads now clear to cut off communities

Good progress has been made today in clearing roads to communities left inaccessible due to snow. The Council’s highways teams have been throwing all available resources at breaking through to previously cut off communities.

Posted on: 4 March 2018 | Posted in:

Council focusing road resources on communities that most need it

Traffic movement on the county’s road network is getting back to normal today, but some areas on higher ground, especially on Exmoor, are still experiencing difficulties.

Posted on: 4 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Drivers urged not to travel unless necessary tonight

Situation is improving across the county but many roads are still dangerous and some small communities cut off

Posted on: 3 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Drivers urged not to drive on Dartmoor and Exmoor

Driving on the National Parks today is dangerous and will impede road clearing

Posted on: 3 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Devon’s highways teams working through the night

Highways teams continue to work through the night to treat Devon’s main roads as freezing temperatures could leave routes in a hazardous condition

Posted on: 2 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Care agencies are pulling out the stops to reach their clients at home

Care agencies are pulling out the stops to reach their clients at home.

Posted on: 2 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

‘Deceptive’ road conditions across Devon as A380 reopens

Road conditions across Devon today have been described as ‘deceptive’ by the County Council’s Highways Operations Manager, Chris Cranston. “Despite relatively little snow overnight, the freezing rain across the county has left many roads still impassable, and people are beingaaa

Posted on: 2 March 2018 | Posted in:

Council urges people not to use the roads on Friday morning

Devon County Council Highways is urging people not to use the roads tomorrow morning (Friday 2 March).

Posted on: 1 March 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Communities respond to support stranded drivers

Three community rest shelters have opened as emergency respite for drivers and passengers stuck in snow this evening, Thursday 1 March.

Posted on: 1 March 2018 | Posted in: Community

A380 Telegraph Hill to close from 3pm

With widespread snowfall across the county, Devon County Council has announced it will close the A380 Telegraph Hill from 3pm (between Splatford Split and Eagle Farm) as a precautionary measure

Posted on: 1 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment
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