Tag Archives: Cllr Rufus Gilbert

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Devon backs calls for visitors to stay home and stay safe

Devon County Council is backing the call from across the South West to ensure visitors are not tempted to come to the region during the Coronavirus pandemic

Posted on: 3 April 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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Support and advice for businesses

Devon County Council has pledged that it will do everything it can to help local businesses through the coronavirus outbreak and ensure a strong recovery for the local economy

Posted on: 25 March 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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Local partners join forces to support former Flybe staff

Local authorities, the Heart of the South West LEP, Exeter College and Exeter Airport have joined forces to support former Flybe staff affected by the airline going into administration

Posted on: 6 March 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Grants available to establish new work hubs

Grants of up to £20,000 are available to businesses and entrepreneurs to help expand Devon County Council’s award-winning network of work hubs

Posted on: 27 February 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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CDS Launches New Procurement Process

Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) has launched a fresh procurement to find new contractors to roll-out superfast broadband across the two counties.

Posted on: 24 February 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy| 3 Comments
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VideoWork starts on Enterprise Centre for northern Devon

The start of work on the Enterprise Centre development for northern Devon has been marked with a turf cutting ceremony

Posted on: 20 January 2020 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Roll-out of superfast broadband continuing in Devon and Somerset

Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) is working closely with BDUK to launch a new procurement process this autumn, and is aiming to issue an invitation to tender in December

Posted on: 3 October 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Newton Abbot Market and Trading Standards sign the ‘fake-free’ charter

By signing the charter, the Teignbridge District Council-owned market and its stallholders are reaffirming their commitment that fake and other illicit goods are not welcome.

Posted on: 3 October 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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New network development programme launched for social enterprises

Devon based charity Devon Communities Together (DCT) has won a major contract to deliver social enterprise network development across Devon, Plymouth, Torbay and Somerset

Posted on: 13 September 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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Warning after retailers sell knives to teens without asking for ID

Eleven of the 16 retailers sold a knife to the 18 year old without first asking for proof of age.

Posted on: 27 August 2019 | Posted in: Community