Tag Archives: North Devon +

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 | No Comments

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 | 1 Comment

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 | 2 Comments
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 | No Comments
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 | No Comments

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 | 1 Comment

Plumber who tried to defraud a convent also preyed on the elderly

Gary Henry, 57, from Instow, North Devon, pleaded guilty to two Consumer Protection offences

Posted on: 17 July 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments
Tour of Britain cycle race

Don’t back pedal now…sign up for the Devon Summer Tour today!

Cyclists across Devon are urged to get on their bikes this summer to be in with a chance to win VIP tickets for this year’s Tour of Britain or even a new bike.

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

No glass ceiling for pupils at North Devon special school which is ‘close to outstanding’

A North Devon special school has been rated good again by education inspectors who say it is close to outstanding.

Posted on: 13 July 2018 | Posted in: Education | No Comments

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 | No Comments