Tag Archives: Cllr Stuart Hughes

A3124 improvements to be completed early

Essential improvement work on the A3124 between Beaford and Great Torrington is set to be completed two weeks ahead of schedule

Posted on: 12 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Temporary traffic lights introduced at Shaldon Bridge

Temporary traffic signals have been installed at Shaldon Bridge in order to reduce the traffic load on the bridge while investigations continue into the structure’s supports

Posted on: 1 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 1 Comment

“Be bright, be seen” during autumn and winter months

Devon County Council is reminding vulnerable road users to “be bright, be seen” on the county’s roads

Posted on: 31 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
Roadwork sign

Improvement work to start on Ashburton Road in Newton Abbot

Work to develop a pedestrian and cycle route on Ashburton Road in Newton Abbot will start on Monday 30 July, with a temporary one way system on Laurie Avenue from Monday 6 August

Posted on: 25 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 1 Comment
Tour of Britain cycle race

Don’t back pedal now…sign up for the Devon Summer Tour today!

Cyclists across Devon are urged to get on their bikes this summer to be in with a chance to win VIP tickets for this year’s Tour of Britain or even a new bike.

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Co-Bikes expands with £340,000 of new stations rubberstamped

This week East Devon Highways and Traffic Orders Committee (HATOC) approved three new Co-Bike sites – Exeter HATOC’s approved ten new and three expanded sites in May

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 4 Comments

Devon County Council wins prestigious parking award

Devon County Council has been named the winner of the Best Overall Report at the PATROL PARC Awards (Parking Annual Report Awards by Councils)

Posted on: 11 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Tougher action to be taken against drivers who persistently avoid paying parking fines

As part of a review of highway management, the County Council’s Cabinet has approved proposals to take tougher action against drivers who repeatedly contravene parking restrictions and avoid paying penalty charges

Posted on: 13 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
Bikeability

Successful funding bid to provide more Bikeability training

More than 8,700 schoolchildren in Devon will be able to benefit from Bikeability cycle training this year, thanks to a successful bid by Devon County Council for £272,000 of Department for Transport funds

Posted on: 22 May 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Dead, or dead slow?

The British Horse Society has released figures, as part of a new road safety campaign, which highlight a rise in incidents between horses and vehicles in Devon.

Posted on: 11 May 2018 | Posted in: Environment