Tag Archives: Budget

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Major investment to improve special needs education in Devon

More than £1 million is to be spent on improving special needs education in Devon. The county council’s Cabinet is being asked to approve the investment at its meeting on Wednesday. (Jul 10)

Posted on: 3 July 2019 | Posted in: Education | No Comments
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Devon’s budget in the black at end of financial year

Devon County Council has revealed its budget is in the black again at the end of the 2018/19 financial year

Posted on: 10 May 2019 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments
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Big boost for vital infrastructure

Devon County Council will be spending nearly £500 million on vital infrastructure works over the next five years.

Posted on: 22 February 2019 | Posted in: Politics
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More help for children, elderly and vulnerable

Devon County Council has agreed a budget which commits more money for children’s services, adult social care and roads.

Posted on: 22 February 2019 | Posted in: Politics
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Devon’s Cabinet agrees big spending boost for vulnerable people

Overall, the county’s spending on services will rise from £479.4 million to almost £494 million, if the budget is approved by Full Council next week.

Posted on: 15 February 2019 | Posted in: Politics
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Multi-million pound boost for children and adult care in Devon

More money will be spent on children’s services, adult social care and roads in Devon, according to the county council’s proposed new budget.

Posted on: 11 February 2019 | Posted in: Politics

Multi-million pound boost for Devon’s children’s services

Devon’s children’s services are set for a financial boost of more than £11.5 million.

Posted on: 9 January 2019 | Posted in: Politics

Devon’s finance chief praised after steering budget into the black

John Clatworthy has been deputy leader of the council since 2009 as well as finance chief.

Posted on: 16 May 2018 | Posted in: Politics

Devon’s budget in the black for the 27th consecutive year

Devon underspent by £15,000 in the 2017/18 financial year on a net revenue budget of £489 million – the 27th consecutive year that the budget has been in the black

Posted on: 9 May 2018 | Posted in: Politics

Devon County Council approves council tax rise to fund higher spending on elderly, vulnerable and roads

The unfair funding of rural counties over urban areas has been condemned by the deputy leader of Devon County Council.

Posted on: 16 February 2018 | Posted in: Politics