Tag Archives: Cllr John Clatworthy

Council tax rise to help fund care for elderly and vulnerable

Devon County Council today (16 February 2017) agreed a 4.99 per cent increase in council tax to help fund a big boost for under-pressure social care.

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | Posted in: Politics

Big boost for social care spending

Devon County Council today (16 February 2017) backed a big boost on spending for social care and health despite continuing Government cuts.

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | 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

Proposals to extend Teign Estuary Trail to Dawlish

Proposals to extend the Teign Estuary Trail to Dawlish will go on show to the public at the Community Centre on Dawlish Strand, from 12noon to 7pm, on Friday 15 July

Posted on: 6 July 2016 | Posted in: Environment
primary schoolchildren

Devon children’s chief vows to get services to good

Cllr James McInnes says he is still determined that children’s services should be rated good by national inspectors, but is aware the service’s budget must not overspend this year

Posted on: 8 June 2016 | Posted in: Politics
Council chamber

Unfair rural funding condemned by Devon finance chief

Deputy leader of Devon County Council, Cllr John Clatworthy, criticises unfair funding of rural counties and calls for the issue to be addressed

Posted on: 19 February 2016 | Posted in: Politics

Spending boost for Devon care services

Devon County Council is set to spend at least £443 millions on services in the new financial year

Posted on: 13 January 2016 | Posted in: Politics