Devon County Council is reminding working parents of children aged three and four that their entitlement to free childcare and early learning will rise from 15 hours to a potential 30 hours per week from September 2017.
Devon County Council’s budget is in the black for the 26th consecutive year. But the council’s deputy leader John Clatworthy is warning that a further £37 million may have to be cut from spending next year in order to balance the books.
A public consultation is underway on potential improvements to the North Devon Link Road and people have until Friday 28 July to have their say on Devon County Council’s scheme option to upgrade the route
Rail services on the Okehampton Sunday Dartmoor Service will be running with a re-timed schedule on Sunday (11 June) and journeys will take around 15 minutes longer
Carers are statistically more likely to have higher levels of ill-health and social isolation than the rest of the community. During Carers Week next week, carers are invited to take part in any of a number of organised walks in Devon.