Tag Archives: Cllr Roger Croad

Innovative domestic abuse and sexual violence programme launches in Devon and Torbay

IRIS helps general practice staff identify patients experiencing domestic abuse or sexual violence and refer them to specialist support services

Posted on: 26 November 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Charter seeks to clear Exeter’s streets of obstacles and clutter

Councils in Exeter have pledged to ensure that the city’s streets, pavements and walkways are kept free of clutter and obstacles and accessible to people affected by sight loss or mobility issues.

Posted on: 22 November 2018 | Posted in: Community

Devon supports national campaign to tackle the harm to families from alcohol misuse

Alcohol awareness week (19-25 November) focuses this year on Change. It’s a good time to start the conversation with parents, children and friends about the impact of alcohol on you.

Posted on: 19 November 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Works starts on reedbed system to filter water at a Devon beauty spot

Devon County Council, Stover Country Park and Highways England are working together to deliver a giant reedbed filter system, which will help improve water quality at Stover Lake and provide a valuable habitat for wildlife

Posted on: 8 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of Connexions bus

Transport partnership transforms 56 bus route into “CONNexIONS”

A partnership has launched CONNexIONS – the new name for the improved route 56 between Exeter St David’s, the City Centre, Met Office, Science Park, Sky Park and Exeter Airport

Posted on: 3 September 2018 | Posted in: Community

Join the Sugar Smart September challenge

Be part of this year’s Sugar Smart September challenge and feel the many benefits of cutting down on added sugar

Posted on: 31 August 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Extra funding for Devon Image

Community groups have fund raising opportunities opened up

Community groups have welcomed a new way for them to attract funding for projects that will benefit local residents.

Posted on: 26 July 2018 | Posted in: Community

Crowdfund Devon Pilot – Councils to support crowdfunded community projects

Devon Councils and Devon and Cornwall Police are launching a pilot scheme to help raise finance for local community projects.

Posted on: 2 July 2018 | Posted in: Community