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Devon County Council leader presses case for devolution

Devon County Council leader John Hart is in London today to press the case for devolution for Devon and Somerset with Ministers

Posted on: 13 September 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments
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Devon County Leader re-elected as voice for South West

Devon County Council Leader, John Hart has been re-elected as the voice of the South West.

Posted on: 13 July 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments
Turf cutting on land next to the Bloor Homes development, Loddiswell

New £2.9 million primary school for South Hams village

Work has begun on a new £2.9 million primary school for Loddiswell.

Posted on: 13 July 2017 | Posted in: Education | No Comments

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

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

Devon’s doing its bit in Government resettlement programmes

Devon is doing its bit to help resettle Syrian families and unaccompanied children seeking asylum, according to a report to Devon County Councillors this week

Posted on: 7 October 2016 | Posted in: Community

Devon backs women’s state pension campaign

Devon County Council’s Cabinet is backing the campaign for State pension equality for women

Posted on: 14 September 2016 | Posted in: Politics

Devon receives reaccreditation at Charter Plus level for Member Development

Devon County Council has been presented with a certificate at the South West Councils AGM for successfully gaining Charter Plus status for a second time.

Posted on: 19 July 2016 | Posted in: Politics

Celebration of headteachers’ service to Devon’s children

A celebration of nearly 200 years of service to children in Devon by eight headteachers has been held by the county’s schools chiefs

Posted on: 18 July 2016 | Posted in: Education
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