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Steve Brown, Deputy Director of Public Health Devon

VideoDeputy Director confirms Exeter case numbers are back to ‘broadly’ the national average

Steve Brown, the Deputy Director for Public Health Devon has today confirmed that Exeter case numbers are now back below the national average.

Posted on: 21 October 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
two cyclists cycling past Exeter Cathedral

Student case numbers down ‘but we must not be complacent’

Dr Virginia Pearson, Director of Public Health for Devon has today welcomed the continued reduction in student cases in Exeter but warns of the need for extra vigilance across the City and the rest of Devon as wider community cases rise.

Posted on: 16 October 2020
Photo of Emergency Active Travel Fund measures

Councillors support making some active travel measures permanent

A number of “pop-up” measures to support walking and cycling in Exeter are to be made permanent, while public consultation will be carried out on some of the other arrangements in the city

Posted on: 14 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of the new bridge at Summer Lane

Bridge lifted into place at Summer Lane in Exeter

A new pedestrian and cycle bridge has been lifted into place at Summer Lane in Exeter to complete the first two kilometres of Devon County Council’s E4 cycle route

Posted on: 12 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of a roadwork sign

Overnight closures planned for Rydon Lane and Countess Wear roundabout

Overnight closures are due to get underway at Rydon Lane on weeknights from 8pm until 6am, starting on Monday (12 October) followed by overnight closures at Countess Wear roundabout from Tuesday 27 October until Tuesday 17 November

Posted on: 9 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
two cyclists cycling past Exeter cathedral

“What’s happening in Exeter is not unexpected and has been planned for,” says Dr Pearson

Exeter has seen a recent sharp spike in cases, most of which are in the University student population. The outbreak is currently contained, and so Exeter is not in the territory for broad lockdown within the city at this time.

Posted on: 7 October 2020
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Footpath resurfacing in Heavitree Road in Exeter

An inbound section of Heavitree Road in Exeter will be closed Monday to Friday for the next four weeks while the footpath is resurfaced

Posted on: 5 October 2020 | Posted in: Environment
cyclists by Cathedral Green in Exeter

Deputy Director thanks university students for helping to curb COVID-19 infection

Steve Brown, the Deputy Director of Public Health Devon, is thanking University students resident in Exeter for responding to the new additional measures to curb the coronavirus infection.

Posted on: 1 October 2020 | Posted in: Community
cyclists by Cathedral Green in Exeter

Devon data shows a rise

Devon’s infection rate is still comparatively low, but the number of positive COVID-19 tests have risen this week, in line with the national trend.

Posted on: 25 September 2020
Photo of councillors at Doctors Walk

Latest active travel measures welcomed

The closure of Doctors Walk in Exeter as part of Emergency Active Travel Fund measures has been welcomed as another boost for walking and cycling in the county

Posted on: 23 September 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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