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The Great Tour fundraising and awareness ride reaches Devon

The Great Tour will reach Devon next week as the charity cyclists continue on their 64-day, 6,900 kilometre awareness and fundraising cycle ride around the British coast

Posted on: 20 August 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Warning to take extra care in strong winds

Devon County Council is advising people to take extra care when travelling during the current storm conditions, following a Met Office Yellow Warning of strong winds which comes into force from 8pm tonight and extends throughout tomorrow

Posted on: 19 August 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Growth Support Kickstart Grant Scheme

Small businesses and the tourism sector across Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay are among those who can benefit from the Growth Support Kickstart Grant Scheme offering grants of up to £3,000

Posted on: 17 August 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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Survey work on North Devon Link Road

A series of trial hole and borehole investigation work will be undertaken at a number of locations on the A39 and A361 from Monday 17 August to Friday 28 August

Posted on: 17 August 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Commitment to deliver new light industrial space at Exeter SkyPark

Devon County Council has welcomed Burrington Estates’ purchase of two acres of land at SkyPark for the delivery of 35 new, high quality light industrial units

Posted on: 17 August 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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VideoTraffic-calming dragon appears outside St Michael’s C of E Primary Academy

A colourful dragon design has been installed outside St Michael’s Primary Academy in Exeter to help make the area safer by slowing traffic and encouraging drivers to be more aware of people who are walking and cycling

Posted on: 14 August 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Car sharers advised to take precautions

Public Health Directors are issuing guidance to commuters and other car sharers as they head back to work or are out and about.

Posted on: 13 August 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Drainage improvements on A385 Ashburton Road

Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the A385 Ashburton Road at Dartington, between the junctions with Clay Lane and Nellies Wood View, while drainage improvement work is carried out from Monday 17 August to Friday 28 August

Posted on: 12 August 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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New Proud to Care Devon campaign inspires next generation of Devon’s health and social care heroes

With GCSE and A-level results days approaching quickly and many young people across the county thinking about the next steps in their careers, Devon County Council and NHS Devon Clinical Commissioning Group have launched the latest Proud to Care Devonaaa

Posted on: 11 August 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Facts and figures – the wider impacts of COVID-19

We’ve no doubt all found new routines and habits since March, with lockdown, self-isolation and shielding for those who were. New habits. Some good. Some perhaps less so. Public Health England has been looking at the wider impacts of COVID-19.aaa

Posted on: 11 August 2020
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