Tag Archives: Cllr John Hart

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Devon, Plymouth and Torbay Councils unite to call for more Government economic support

Local authorities in Devon have made a united call for more urgent Government support for the county’s economy after a new report estimates that the coronavirus pandemic could place 123,000 jobs at risk

Posted on: 2 April 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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VideoCouncil chief praises the dedication of Team Devon

Devon County Council Leader John Hart has praised the dedication of council workers across Devon who are operating as an additional emergency service during the coronavirus pandemic

Posted on: 31 March 2020 | Posted in: Community
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Council pledges to do everything in its power to help people through the crisis

Devon County Council leader John Hart today pledged the authority will do whatever it can to support residents and communities through the Coronavirus outbreak.

Posted on: 19 March 2020 | Posted in: Community
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More cash for children, vulnerable adults, roads and drainage

Devon County Council today approved its ‘best budget’ in a decade with more money for vulnerable children, adult social care and roads and drainage.

Posted on: 20 February 2020 | Posted in: Politics| 2 Comments
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County’s best budget for a decade

Devon County Council’s latest budget has been declared the best for a decade with more than £43 million extra for vital services in Devon in the new financial year – an increase of 8.7 per cent on this year

Posted on: 12 February 2020 | Posted in: Politics| No Comments
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Multi million pound cash boost for vital services in Devon

More than £43 million extra will be pumped into vital services in Devon if a target budget is agreed next month. Devon County Council’s Cabinet today approved the target budget of £541 million for 2020/2021.

Posted on: 15 January 2020 | Posted in: Politics| 2 Comments

Devon teams shortlisted for Social Worker of the Year awards 2019

Devon will be well represented at prestigious national awards that recognise pioneering work in social care.

Posted on: 16 October 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| 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
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New drive to cut carbon emissions across Devon

Devon County Council leader John Hart has pledged cash support towards a new drive to cut carbon emissions and tackle climate change.

Posted on: 16 May 2019 | Posted in: Environment

£30m of transport infrastructure approved

More than £30 million of major transport infrastructure has been approved by Devon County Council’s Cabinet today to support economic growth and sustainable transport

Posted on: 10 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment