Tag Archives: Cllr Rufus Gilbert

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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| 6 Comments

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| No Comments
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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| No Comments
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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| No Comments

MP says faster broadband is vital for Devon’s economy

Central Devon MP Mel Stride says access to faster broadband for rural businesses is vital for the future of Devon’s economy

Posted on: 7 March 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Devon Work Hubs win prestigious business award

Council’s network of business work spaces scoops FSB award for the best provision of small business offices for upscale and growing businesses

Posted on: 7 November 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy

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

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