Tag Archives: Newton Abbot

Change4Life hits the road to help Devon families take control of their children’s snacking

Families in Devon will get tips for healthier snacking when the Change4Life roadshow comes to Newton Abbot Tesco on Thursday 18 January

Posted on: 11 January 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments
Walkway / Cycleway

Final phase of Newton Abbot’s ‘East to West’ cycle route approved by cabinet

The completion of an ‘East to West’ shared cycling and pedestrian route in Newton Abbot was today approved by Devon County Council’s Cabinet.

Posted on: 13 September 2017 | Posted in: Environment | 4 Comments

Approval for proposed A382 improvements

Plans to upgrade the A382 to improve safety, relieve congestion and support growth have been approved by the County Council’s Development Management Committee

Posted on: 7 June 2017 | Posted in: Business and Economy

New arrivals at St Joseph’s

St Joseph’s Primary in Newton Abbot has welcomed a number of new arrivals this term as the school continues to improve. Emma Wilson has joined as assistant headteacher and co-ordinator for special educational needs. She will lead the school with interim head, Kelly Dunne, who took up her appointment last term

Posted on: 8 February 2017 | Posted in: Education

Alcohol Awareness Week

The theme for this year’s national awareness week is ‘Know the Risks’. The aim of Alcohol Awareness Week is to get people thinking about alcohol – how it affects us as individuals, families, communities and society as a whole.

Posted on: 11 November 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Carers in Devon

Do you look after an adult who uses mental health services from the Devon Partnership NHS Trust?

Devon County Council and the NHS are asking carers what they think excellent carers’ services would look like in Devon.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Smoke free at Stover

Stover signs help keep park smoke and litter free

Stover Country Park near Newton Abbot is taking a lead in encouraging visitors to help keep the park smoke free. New signs have been placed throughout the park’s picnic areas and bird hide to thank visitors for helping keep Devon smoke free

Posted on: 17 June 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Application to be submitted for A382 improvements

A planning application for a scheme to widen and realign the A382, connecting Newton Abbot with the A38 at Drumbridges, is due to be submitted this week

Posted on: 14 March 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy

South Devon Highway Opens to Traffic

Devon County Council and Torbay Council, along with Galliford Try, have announced that the South Devon Highway is now open to traffic

Posted on: 15 December 2015 | Posted in: Environment
Teign Estuary Viaduct

Work on Teign Estuary Viaduct to finish ahead of schedule

£3 million repair scheme on Devon’s biggest bridge is due to be completed ahead of schedule and is expected to be open by 19 December

Posted on: 1 December 2015 | Posted in: Environment