Tag Archives: Cllr Roger Croad

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

New Devon-wide drug and alcohol partnership chosen

A partnership of EDP Drug & Alcohol Services (EDP), Devon Doctors and Devon Partnership NHS Trust (DPT) has been successful in its bid to deliver drug and alcohol services in communities across Devon.

Posted on: 9 February 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

‘100-calorie snacks, 2 a day max’ – new campaign targets sugar-laden snacks

Half of children’s sugar intake – currently around seven sugar cubes a day – comes from unhealthy snacks and sugary drinks, which can lead to obesity and tooth decay. A new Change4Life campaign aims to promote healthier snacks and give families easy choices to encourage their children to reduce the amount of sugar in their diets.

Posted on: 10 January 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

40th anniversary of Devon’s oldest community transport scheme

The Exe Valley Market Bus, Devon’s oldest community transport scheme and one of the oldest in the country, is celebrating its 40th anniversary

Posted on: 4 October 2017 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Just OneSmallStep to Stoptober success

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Posted on: 27 September 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Axminster’s vital flood relief scheme completed

Devon County Council has completed a £1 million flood prevention scheme in Axminster, providing vital protection to over 160 homes

Posted on: 26 September 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Arts Council England funding to boost Devon libraries

Devon’s libraries are to receive more than £680,000 from Arts Council England to develop a programme of high-quality arts and cultural activity across the county.

Posted on: 6 July 2017 | Posted in: Community

Axminster’s vital flood relief scheme progressing well

Flood relief scheme in Axminster is now half way through its six month programme and is currently on schedule to be completed in September

Posted on: 5 July 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Cabinet recommended to approve Modbury flood improvement scheme

Councillors are being asked to approve a £1.1 million flood improvement scheme for Modbury to upgrade protection for more than 80 properties

Posted on: 5 July 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Devon health leaders sign up to skin cancer campaign targeting men

Men who work outdoors are the subject of a new campaign to reduce the numbers of men being diagnosed with skin cancer

Posted on: 19 June 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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