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Motorists advised not to travel unless essential

Devon County Council is urging people across snow-hit areas of the county not to travel tomorrow morning (Friday 1 February) unless absolutely essential

Posted on: 31 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Warning of possible travel disruption

Devon County Council is warning of the potential for travel disruption in parts of the county this afternoon and is urging people to take extra care

Posted on: 31 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
Snow in Devon

Advice to plan your journey as more snow forecast

With freezing temperatures expected tonight and snow forecast tomorrow, people are being urged to think carefully about their journey home tomorrow

Posted on: 30 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Challenging conditions for county’s gritting teams

Wintry showers and freezing road surface temperatures are expected to create challenging conditions for Devon’s fleet of gritters overnight and could create icy conditions tomorrow morning

Posted on: 22 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Devon’s gritters heading out as temperatures fall

Devon’s gritters have been called into action for the first time this season and will be out again tonight as road surface temperatures are set to plunge below -3C

Posted on: 29 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Car in Winter

Ice on Devon’s roads each night this weekend

Freezing conditions are again forecast across the county and road surface temperatures are expected to plummet to as low -2C from tonight, Friday 5 January.

Posted on: 5 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Gritting

Highways teams thanked for keeping Devon moving

While many were enjoying a well-earned festive break, teams across Devon worked 24-hours a day in freezing temperatures, responding to incidents.

Posted on: 3 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Gritters out in force across Devon

With wintry showers and icy conditions forecast, Devon County Council’s 37 frontline gritters will be treating all of Devon’s main salting routes this evening and overnight

Posted on: 7 December 2017 | Posted in: Environment
Gritters out in force

Gritters heading out across the county

Warning of possible icy roads with temperatures set to drop below freezing overnight and remaining sub zero until tomorrow morning

Posted on: 28 November 2017 | Posted in: Environment