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Towns and Parishes Together fund benefits Devon communities

If you’ve got a good idea for a project, something that’ll really benefit people in your community, but it needs start-up funding to get going, we and Devon’s District Councils have funding available for projects that ‘enhance and make a difference to communities.’

Posted on: 16 January 2018 | Posted in:
signing the Armed Forces Community Covenant

Conference focuses on support for armed forces community

Specialist training could be offered to help frontline NHS and council staff better support Devon’s veterans

Posted on: 29 September 2017 | Posted in: Community

Community Transport Award winners honoured for dedication

Devon County Council’s annual Community Transport Awards ceremony has recognised the outstanding contributions made to community transport by volunteers and staff across Devon

Posted on: 16 June 2017 | Posted in: Community
My Red Thumb

Drivers urged to support My Red Thumb Day and help save lives

Motorists are being asked to help save lives by backing the annual My Red Thumb Day campaign which highlights the dangers of driving and riding while using hand-held mobile devices

Posted on: 11 May 2017 | Posted in: Environment
Community transport passengers

Nominations deadline extended for Community Transport Awards

The deadline for nominations for this year’s Community Transport Awards has been extended until Monday 8 May

Posted on: 27 April 2017 | Posted in: Community

Snow wardens prepared to keep their communities moving

With the possibility of snow forecast, snow warden volunteers across Devon are prepared and ready should they be called upon in the next few days and throughout this winter

Posted on: 11 January 2017 | Posted in: Community
young people stood in circle

Young Person’s Community Survey

Tell us what you think if you are younger than 25 and live in Devon.

Posted on: 25 November 2016 | Posted in: Community

Funding for parishes to carry out minor maintenance

The parishes of Bere Ferrers, Dartmoor Forest, and Gulworthy, in West Devon, have got together to secure Town and Parish funding for equipment to carry out maintenance work in their communities

Posted on: 21 November 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Charitable groups invited to ‘Dragons’ Den’ style event

Charity representatives in East Devon have the chance to take part in a unique bidding process at the Beehive in Honiton on Wednesday 26 October. Submissions need to be made by 2 October

Posted on: 12 September 2016 | Posted in: Community