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Devon’s budget in the black for the 26th consecutive year

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.

Posted on: 14 June 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments
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Devon’s budget in the black for the 26th consecutive year

Devon County Council’s budget is in the black for the 26th consecutive year. The authority underspent by £43,000 in the 2016/17 financial year on a net revenue budget of £492.922 million.

Posted on: 13 June 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments

Council welcomes extra funding for social care and schools

Devon County Council has welcomed the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s budget announcement today (Wednesday 8 March), promising extra funding for adult social care and schools

Posted on: 8 March 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Devon’s budget set to be in the black

Devon County Council is set to record a balanced budget for the 26th year in succession. County Treasurer Mary Davis said the budget was projected to be in surplus when the financial year ended in four weeks time.

Posted on: 8 March 2017 | Posted in: Politics

Councils in South West have serious concerns about the future of services

“We are seriously concerned that the final local government settlement announced yesterday provides no new funding for councils in 2017/18 and has totally failed to address the crisis in social care,” says Chairman of South West Councils

Posted on: 21 February 2017 | Posted in: Politics
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Devon introduces jobs freeze to cut costs

A jobs freeze is being introduced by Devon County Council to manage a projected budget overspend.

Posted on: 4 January 2017 | Posted in: Politics

Big boost for social care spending

Devon County Council’s Cabinet today (Wednesday 14 December) backed a big boost on spending for adult social care and health despite continuing Government cuts. Next year’s target budget calls for an extra £18.8 million to be spent on adult care and health in 2017/18.

Posted on: 14 December 2016 | Posted in: Politics

Big boost for social care spending

A big boost on spending for adult social care and health is being planned by Devon County Council despite continuing Government cuts.

Posted on: 7 December 2016 | Posted in: Politics

Council discusses a ‘steady as we go strategy’ in response to projected overspend

Devon County Councillors discussed a ‘steady as we go’ strategy in response to a projected budget overspend for 2016/17 at its meeting yesterday

Posted on: 10 November 2016 | Posted in: Politics
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All-party praise for staff as Devon County Council balances budget

The authority underspent by £35,000 in the 2015/16 financial year on a net revenue budget of £500.105 million

Posted on: 8 June 2016 | Posted in: Politics
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