Tag Archives: funding

Devon councillor elected national chair of school funding campaign

Devon has a new national champion in the continuing fight for fair funding for schools.

Posted on: 15 October 2018 | Posted in: | No Comments

South West leaders united in call for fair funding

The leaders of county and unitary councils across the South West have united to call for fair funding for hard-pressed rural authorities

Posted on: 13 February 2018 | Posted in: Politics
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Stark funding gap remains between schools in Devon and London

Education chiefs in Devon are renewing their campaign for fair funding for schools with a detailed dossier on the stark funding gap that still exists with the South East.

Posted on: 16 January 2018 | Posted in: Education

Cranbrook and Exeter celebrate multi million funding from Sport England

Cranbrook’s Active Mums turned out today to celebrate £13 million of Sport England funding being jointly awarded to the town.

Posted on: 5 December 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Extra cash for Devon’s schools

Schools across Devon stand to gain £7.5 million more from the Government’s proposed new funding formula, it has been revealed.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | Posted in: Education

Arts Council England funding to boost Devon libraries

Devon’s libraries are to receive more than £680,000 from Arts Council England to develop a programme of high-quality arts and cultural activity across the county.

Posted on: 6 July 2017 | Posted in: Community

Councils in South West have serious concerns about the future of services

“We are seriously concerned that the final local government settlement announced yesterday provides no new funding for councils in 2017/18 and has totally failed to address the crisis in social care,” says Chairman of South West Councils

Posted on: 21 February 2017 | Posted in: Politics
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Call for urgent Government review of council funding

There needs to be an urgent national review of local government funding, according to Devon’s most senior councillors.

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | Posted in: Politics
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A third of Devon schools lose out under new national funding

More than a third of Devon’s schools will lose out if new national funding figures aren’t revised, the county’s education chief has warned

Posted on: 18 January 2017 | Posted in: Education