Tag Archives: East Devon

South West Coastpath at Limekilns re-opens

South West Coastpath at Limekilns re-opened following flood damage

The path between Budleigh Salterton Lime Kiln car park and White Bridge, on South Farm Road, was originally closed in September after it sustained significant flood damage making it unsafe to use.

Posted on: 30 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Helping refugee families start new lives

Groups in Devon are helping refugee families start new lives, as they resettle in Devon under the Government’s resettlement programme.

Posted on: 30 January 2019 | Posted in: Community
Photo of a road closed sign

B3180 road closure planned in New Year for drainage work

The B3180 Woodbury Common Road will be closed between Four Firs junction and Blackhill Quarry for up to 12 days from Monday 7 January for essential drainage improvements

Posted on: 21 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Campaign increases employment opportunities for people with disabilities

Devon County Council and Jobcentre Plus are launching a campaign to encourage businesses to recruit more people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs.

Posted on: 17 September 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Photo of a road closed sign

B3180 road closure for drainage work

A section of the B3180 close to the Halfway House, near Aylesbeare, will be closed for up to 10 days, from Monday 17 September, for drainage improvements

Posted on: 11 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Recent heatwave reveals a historic farm in Devon

This summer’s hot, dry weather has revealed cropmarks in a field in Bicton that show a Romano-British farmstead once stood there. Aerial photography of the farmstead, originally discovered by former Devon County Archaeologist Frances Griffith in 1984, have been releasedaaa

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Planning application submitted for new bridge in Sidmouth

A planning application has been submitted for a new bridge over the River Sid in Sidmouth the replace the Alma Bridge

Posted on: 13 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment

New support helps asylum seeking children make new lives in Devon

The county of Devon is providing a chance to start life afresh free from fear for children who have arrived on their own in the UK having fled conflict in their native countries.

Posted on: 7 August 2018 | Posted in: Community
Tour of Britain - Dartmouth finish

20 teams announced for Tour of Britain 2018

The final list of 20 teams has now been confirmed and it includes the four British UCI Continental teams that have qualified for the UK’s most prestigious cycle race.

Posted on: 19 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Live and learn – sign up a to a FREE maths or English course and boost your job prospects

Learn Devon is once again inviting prospective learners to sign onto a free GCSE English or maths course

Posted on: 18 July 2018 | Posted in: Education