Photo of Traffic signals

Scheme to upgrade Sidford traffic signals due to start in October

Work to replace the lights at the junction of the A3052/A375 at Sidford, and the adjacent pedestrian crossing, is due to start on Monday 14 October and is expected to take just over two weeks

Posted on: 11 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Devon welcomes new report calling for pavement parking ban

A new Government report calling for a nationwide ban on pavement parking has been welcomed by Devon County Council

Posted on: 9 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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St Luke’s to join successful Exeter academy trust

St Luke’s School in Exeter is set to join the city’s successful Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust

Posted on: 9 September 2019 | Posted in: Education| No Comments
Pilton students at an international school in Austria

Devon secondary school wins prestigious award

A North Devon secondary school has received a prestigious award for the quality of its international education.

Posted on: 6 September 2019 | Posted in: Education| No Comments
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New special school opens in Devon

A new Devon special school will welcome its first students on Monday.

Posted on: 6 September 2019 | Posted in: Education| 1 Comment
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VideoTree planting starts in preparation for North Devon Link Road improvements

Planting of around 20,000 trees and shrubs is underway, ahead of the start of the main improvements to the A361 North Devon Link Road

Posted on: 6 September 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy| 1 Comment
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South Hams farmer banned from keeping animals

These offences relate to the neglect of cattle and sheep under his care and for failing to protect lame cattle from pain and suffering.

Posted on: 6 September 2019 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
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Cash boost for education in Devon

Devon could see an extra £20 million for education over the next two years following the Government’s spending review

Posted on: 5 September 2019 | Posted in: Education| No Comments

Saddle-up for Cycle September

Devon residents and businesses are gearing up for the fourth Cycle September and workplaces and individuals are invited to take part in the annual cycle challenge. So far more than 900 new riders have been encouraged to take up cyclingaaa

Posted on: 30 August 2019| No Comments
Young person holding up sign saying 'there is no Planet B'

Climate taskforce to deliver carbon plan appointed

The Net-Zero Task Force will be chaired by Professor Patrick Devine-Wright of the University of Exeter, a Lead Author for the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Posted on: 28 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| 21 Comments
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