Assorted knives on a table

Warning after retailers sell knives to teens without asking for ID

Eleven of the 16 retailers sold a knife to the 18 year old without first asking for proof of age.

Posted on: 27 August 2019 | Posted in: Community| No Comments

Devon maintains status as one of the top recycling counties

Devon’s recycling rate has increased 2% sinc last year

Posted on: 27 August 2019| 2 Comments

Overnight closures required for safety barrier replacement on Bridge Road Exeter

A series of overnight closures will start on the A379 Bridge Road, Exeter next week to allow essential safety barrier replacement work to take place.

Posted on: 22 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| 6 Comments

A section of the A386 in Bideford closed for the next two nights

The closures are from 7pm to 7am on Monday 19 August and Tuesday 20 August.

Posted on: 19 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of a road closed sign

Resurfacing and cattle grid replacement

Resurfacing and cattle grid repairs will be carried out on the B3357 from Two Bridges to Dartmeet and Poundsgate to Dartmeet, as well as the B3212 between Warren House and Challacombe Cross, and B3387 at Hemsworthy Gate

Posted on: 16 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| 1 Comment
Photo of a roadwork sign

Resurfacing and drainage work on the A373

Resurfacing and drainage improvements are due to be carried out on the A373 between Cullompton and Honiton in September

Posted on: 15 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Artist impression of proposed bridge

Work due to start on new footbridge in Sidmouth later this month

Construction of a new footbridge to replace Alma Bridge in Sidmouth is expected to get underway at the end of this month

Posted on: 12 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
New sign at Grand Western Canal

New signage to improve safety at Grand Western Canal

Two pioneering new safety initiatives have been introduced at the Grand Western Canal Country Park to make the towpath safer for everyone

Posted on: 12 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
People gathered for a photograph outside Age Concern's Barnstaple's offices.

Devon County Council gives its support to valued local charity

Devon County Council has given Age Concern Barnstaple and District £25,000 to help the charity stay afloat.

Posted on: 9 August 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
North Devon Link Road traffic

Road users asked to drive with care this weekend

evon County Council is asking road users to travel with care this weekend, as strong winds and heavy rain are forecast.

Posted on: 8 August 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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