Tag Archives: North Devon +

‘Too good to be true’ subscriptions warning

Consumers should read the small print before agreeing subscription offers which can lock consumers into an unwanted contract

Posted on: 27 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Considering solar panels? Check the provider’s credentials urges Trading Standards

The warning follows complaints from some customers who signed a contract and paid a deposit after hearing a sales pitch at home.

Posted on: 23 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Communities urged to support ‘suicide first aiders’ campaign

In Devon two people take their lives a week – and often communities are best placed to help

Posted on: 23 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Rogue carpet cleaner gets cleaned out

A company director convicted of fraud, who operated two carpet cleaning companies, will have to pay back in full the £219,007.12 that he made from his crime if assets are identified in the future.

Posted on: 22 November 2017

Roadshow inspires Devon to ‘get composting’

More than 1,000 pledges to recycle food waste were made by residents visiting one of the 11 composting roadshows across Devon.

Posted on: 15 November 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Devon’s care providers rated higher than national average

Figures from the Care Quality Commission, regulators of the care market, show significant improvement in the quality of care in Devon.

Posted on: 9 November 2017

Communities putting funds to good use

Community groups are being reminded that funds are available to help kick-start projects that benefit local people.

Posted on: 7 November 2017 | Posted in: Community
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Nominate Devon’s recycling heroes for annual awards

Nominations for the fifth Recycle Devon Thank You Awards can be submitted on the Recycle Devon website from 1 November 2017.

Posted on: 1 November 2017 | Posted in: Environment