There’s been another increase in the number of children applying for a place at a secondary school in Devon this September. Devon County Council today announced it was offering more than 98 per cent of families one of their three preferences.
Snow ploughs and snow blowers have been busy clearing snow in parts of North Devon this morning and more widespread snow is forecast across the county throughout Thursday (1 March)
Work on a flood improvement scheme in Uplyme has started today (Wednesday 28 February). The £250,000 scheme involves the installation of a series of new culverts to carry flood water away from the village centre which faces the greatest risk of flooding.
Devon woman guilty of selling banned and dangerous cosmetics making claims that food supplements cured serious illnesses
Preparatory work for a flood improvement scheme in Modbury started this week. The work is in advance of construction of the main element of the project, which is due to start in May.
Grants of up to £1,500 are available from The Devon Emergency Flood Resilience Fund