Tag Archives: Plymouth

Community champions honoured

Eight of community volunteers were presented with British Empire Medal’s by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Devon, David Fursdon.

Posted on: 21 April 2017 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Ruthless fly-tipper jailed

The defendant was caught following a joint investigation led by the Environment Agency with support from Devon and Somerset Trading Standards Service, the police and other councils.

Posted on: 21 March 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
Pauline Barker, the woman behind a poster campaign to encourage people to enjoy being healthy outdoors

Making the most of our natural health service

Meet the woman behind a poster campaign to encourage people to enjoy being healthy outdoors. Pauline is an exceptional role model for those of us who want to feel a bit healthier and have a more positive approach to life.

Posted on: 17 June 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Deep Lane junction improvements begin in June

The first phase of an essential two-part project to improve the Deep Lane North Junction in Plympton begins on Monday 13 June 2016.

Posted on: 25 May 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Devon and Somerset councils call for more devolved powers

Devon County Council, Somerset County Council, Plymouth City Council, Torbay Council and the 13 district councils have all submitted a Statement of Intent to the Government

Posted on: 4 September 2015 | Posted in: Politics

Royal recognition for Devon’s top volunteers

Volunteers for St Luke’s Hospice in Plymouth, and Acorn and Squirrels Riding for the Disabled in Exeter were among 108 groups in the UK to receive the prestigious award, the highest honour given to volunteer groups, equivalent in status to the MBE

Posted on: 6 August 2015 | Posted in: Community