Tag Archives: environment

Co Bikes in Exeter

Two Devon train stations to get E-Bikes following successful South Western Railway Bid

Cranbrook and Honiton railway stations are to benefit from the installation of Co Bikes electric bikes

Posted on: 3 July 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Wind farm

Devon Carbon Plan to be developed

Proposals to establish a Devon Carbon Plan have been endorsed by the Devon Climate Emergency Response Group

Posted on: 27 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Big Pedal award winners at Pinhoe Primary

Devon schools reduce carbon dioxide on journey to school

Pupils from 29 Devon schools who took part in this year’s Big Pedal challenge organised by cycling and walking charity Sustrans, travelled a total of 227,325 miles, saving 53 tonnes of carbon dioxide

Posted on: 17 June 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Defibrillator at Stover Country Park

Lifesaving defibrillator installed at Stover Country Park

Devon County Council and British Heart Foundation working together to save more lives from cardiac arrest with the installation of a public access defibrillator

Posted on: 29 May 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Pegasus Trail

Opening of latest section of Pegasus Trail

Devon County Council has completed the second phase of the Pegasus Trail in West Devon and members of South West Riders (SWR) have held a special opening celebration

Posted on: 14 May 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Western Road, Ivybridge

Consultation on air quality and traffic flow in Ivybridge

A public consultation has been launched by Devon County Council to seek people’s views on improving air quality and traffic flow on Western Road, Ivybridge

Posted on: 14 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of Santa visiting Exwick Heights

Devon schools travel to Lapland and back 16 times as part of the ‘Leg it to Lapland’ winter challenge

Pupils and teachers in Devon clocked up a staggering 66,853 virtual miles of active travel during December’s “Leg it to Lapland” winter challenge

Posted on: 11 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Emergency lane closures on A380 near Kingsteignton

Emergency lane closures are being introduced on the north and southbound outside lanes of the A380 after the central safety barrier, from Eagle Farm to Ideford Dip, was damaged in a collision

Posted on: 3 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Enjoy the Jurassic Coast – and stay safe

People are being encouraged to enjoy the Jurassic Coast over the Christmas and New Year holidays but are reminded to do so safely

Posted on: 12 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Street trial event at St Michael’s Church of England Primary Academy

St. Michaels Church of England Primary Academy School pupils have helped to trial temporary changes to the street outside their school as a way of encouraging more people to walk and cycle

Posted on: 4 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment