Tag Archives: Cllr Roger Croad

Don’t kick-off during this summer’s tournament

Devon County Council’s Cabinet Member responsible for public health is supporting a campaign to raise awareness of domestic violence and abuse, during the World Cup 2018.

Posted on: 14 June 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

New strategy to reduce plastic waste gets green light

Devon County Council will phase out its use of the most polluting single-use plastic products within two years. Members of the Council’s Cabinet voted unanimously to support to the move, which is part of a new action plan to help cut the amount of single-use plastic waste in Devon.

Posted on: 13 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 2 Comments
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Council consults on ways to improve library services to rural and isolated communities

Devon County Council wants to consider ways of improving library services in rural areas in order to reach more people who can’t easily access Devon’s 50 public libraries.

Posted on: 5 June 2018 | Posted in: Community | 1 Comment

County Council unwraps new strategy to reduce plastic waste

The ‘Plastics Strategy’ outlines how various single-use plastic food and beverage packaging and tableware (such as cutlery and cups) will be removed from Council work locations by 2020

Posted on: 5 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 2 Comments

Public urged to ‘enjoy the countryside but be tick aware’

Public health experts are urging people to be tick aware while out enjoying the countryside.

Posted on: 5 June 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Concerns over potential changes to community transport consultation

Devon County Council has responded to the Department for Transport’s national consultation on potential licensing changes for community transport, raising concerns about the impact on passengers and operators

Posted on: 14 May 2018 | Posted in: Community | 2 Comments

Flood prevention scheme to get underway in Modbury

A £1.1 million flood risk management scheme to provide greater protection for more than 80 homes and businesses is due to start in Modbury early next month

Posted on: 23 April 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Call for nominations for Community Transport Awards

Nominations can now be submitted for Devon County Council’s annual Community Transport Awards

Posted on: 17 April 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Vital Devon community buses could face the axe

County Council warns that vital community bus schemes across Devon could have to close if the Government enforces European regulations

Posted on: 11 April 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Preparations begin ahead of Modbury flood improvement scheme

Preparatory work for a flood improvement scheme in Modbury started this week. The work is in advance of construction of the main element of the project, which is due to start in May.

Posted on: 21 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
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