Tag Archives: Cllr Kevin Ball

County Council consults on Okehampton rail options

A feasibility study, commissioned by Devon County Council, is looking at a variety of platform layouts for a parkway station and required infrastructure improvements

Posted on: 26 January 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | 3 Comments

Essential repairs to crossings in Okehampton town centre

Devon County Council is preparing a £32,000 scheme to repair the block paving on 11 crossing areas in Okehampton town centre

Posted on: 4 August 2017 | Posted in: Environment

First plot sold at Okehampton East Business Park

The Okehampton Skills and Sports Trust has completed the purchase of the first plot at the 20 acre Okehampton East Business Park

Posted on: 10 July 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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Sponsors sought for new Okehampton primary school

A new primary school is set to be built in Okehampton.

Posted on: 6 July 2017 | Posted in: Education

Normal service to resume on Okehampton Sunday Dartmoor rail service

The Summer Sunday rail service between Exeter and Okehampton will return to the normal timetable from this Sunday (9 July) following the lifting of track speed restrictions

Posted on: 5 July 2017 | Posted in: Environment

New contract leads to job opportunities for care workers

A new contract to deliver home care to people in the Okehampton and Moretonhampstead areas is leading to job opportunities for potential care workers

Posted on: 12 July 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Dartmoor Rover service marks launch of OkeRail

The summer Sunday “Dartmoor Rover” train service is displaying the OkeRail logo to mark the launch of the community group aiming to re-establishing daily passenger train services between Okehampton and Exeter

Posted on: 16 May 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Essential improvements at Fatherford Bridge, Okehampton

Essential safety improvements to Fatherford Bridge in Okehampton are due to start on Monday 14 March

Posted on: 10 March 2016 | Posted in: Environment