Tag Archives: Exeter

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

Overnight closure planned for city-bound lanes of Bridge Road

The city-bound lanes of Bridge Road in Exeter will be closed overnight from 7:30pm on Monday 17 September until 6:30am the following morning to enable the Bascule Bridge to be inspected

Posted on: 11 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Road closed sign

City-bound side of Bridge Road closed overnight on Monday 20 August

Bridge Road in Exeter will be closed in one direction overnight tonight (Monday 20 August). The city bound road closure will take place from 8pm tonight until 6am tomorrow morning (Tuesday 21 August) when the road will re-open.

Posted on: 20 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Traffic signals

Traffic signals to be replaced at junction in Exeter

Temporary traffic signals will be in place at the junction of Heavitree Road/Polsloe Road/Barrack Road and Magdalen Road/Barrack Road in Exeter from Wednesday 29 August while work is carried out to upgrade the lights

Posted on: 15 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

Religious leaders in Exeter and the police are calling for unity, tolerance and mutual respect.

A joint statement has been released by the Bishop of Exeter, President of Exeter Synagogue, Exeter Mosque, Exeter City Council and Devon and Cornwall Police following recent events in the City and commentary nationally around hate crime.

Posted on: 25 July 2018 | Posted in: Community

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

Co-Bikes expands with £340,000 of new stations rubberstamped

This week East Devon Highways and Traffic Orders Committee (HATOC) approved three new Co-Bike sites – Exeter HATOC’s approved ten new and three expanded sites in May

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Council to bid for infrastructure funding to progress development South West of Exeter

Devon County Council is to submit a bid for Government funding to pay for infrastructure required South West of Exeter.

Posted on: 11 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment

County Lines – Know the signs

Devon and Cornwall Police have launched a campaign to raise awareness of County Lines – urban gangs supplying drugs to suburban areas and coastal towns. The public can help disrupt the supply by spotting the signs of such criminal activity in their community and reporting it.

Posted on: 3 July 2018 | Posted in: Community