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New facility heralds the end of dustbin waste going to landfill in the county of Devon

Bynsworthy’s new waste transfer station will become fully operational on Monday 11 February 2019.

Posted on: 8 February 2019 | Posted in: Environment | 1 Comment

Barnstaple couple says domiciliary care workers are as important as the NHS

A man from Barnstaple who is receiving twice daily visits from domiciliary care workers has met with Barnstaple’s mayor Ian Roome to highlight the difference this care makes to him.

Posted on: 18 January 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

New flexible work hub opens in Braunton

Braunton Parish Council were successful in their bid for Devon Work Hubs funding to turn part of the village’s police station in to the new Braunton Community Work Hub

Posted on: 18 December 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | No Comments

North Devon social worker scoops national Fostering Network award

A social worker from North Devon has won a national award for the work she does with foster carers and their families.

Posted on: 5 November 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Overnight repairs planned for Rumsam Bridge near Barnstaple

Overnight repairs will be carried out on Rumsam Bridge on the A361 near Barnstaple over four evenings from Monday 1 October to Thursday 4 October

Posted on: 24 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment

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

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
North Devon Link Road traffic

Drop-in event about North Devon Link Road maintenance work

The scheme involves resurfacing on both carriageways, waterproofing two bridges, drainage work, and replacement of signs and safety barriers

Posted on: 3 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Tour of Britain - Dartmouth finish

20 teams announced for Tour of Britain 2018

The final list of 20 teams has now been confirmed and it includes the four British UCI Continental teams that have qualified for the UK’s most prestigious cycle race.

Posted on: 19 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment

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