Tag Archives: Economy and Growth

Official opening of factory at Okehampton East Business Park

Devon based natural pet food firm Forthglade has officially opened its brand new 70,000 sq ft factory at Devon County Council’s Okehampton East Business Park

Posted on: 29 November 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

Civic leaders voice support for Exeter-based airline Flybe

Civic leaders have signed an open letter backing Exeter-based airline Flybe and recognising the important contribution the company makes to the local economy

Posted on: 14 November 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

Cullompton Town Centre Relief Road to go to Public Consultation

People can have their say on the proposed relief road options for Cullompton during a public consultation which runs from Thursday 13 September to Thursday 25 October

Posted on: 11 September 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

Social entrepreneurs encouraged to sign up to development courses

A Devon-based social entrepreneur is encouraging other social enterprises to sign up to programmes being run by The School for Social Entrepreneurs Dartington

Posted on: 30 August 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

New support launched for adult social care businesses

A range of new support has been launched by Devon County Council to help the development and growth of adult social care businesses and organisations in the county

Posted on: 7 August 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

Official opening of Tithebarn Link Road

The Tithebarn Link Road on the outskirts of Exeter, which has been funded with over £4 million from Highways England’s Growth and Housing Fund, as well as developer contributions, has been officially opened

Posted on: 15 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Applications invited for Business Promotion Grant

Business Promotion Grants of up to £1,500 are available to help firms who are looking to reach new customers to promote their products and services to audiences at high profile UK trade shows and events

Posted on: 12 June 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Support offered at event for Innovation in Healthy Ageing Programme

Workshops will be held at Cullompton Community Centre on Wednesday 27 June, from 9am until 4.30pm, to provide practical support on funding applications through the Innovation in Healthy Ageing Programme

Posted on: 6 June 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy
North Devon Link Road traffic

Funding welcomed for North Devon Link Road improvement

Devon County Council’s bid for Local Majors Funding to improve the North Devon Link Road has successfully won the backing of Transport Secretary Chris Grayling – receiving £83 million of government funding

Posted on: 17 May 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Tithebarn Link Road open

The Tithebarn Link Road, which links Exeter with developments to the east of the city, has been completed and has opened to traffic. The new route provides an alternative route to the city avoiding M5 Junction 29

Posted on: 13 April 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy