Tag Archives: Scrutiny

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‘There has been no breach of the Code of Conduct’, concludes Standards Committee

Allegations that a Chairman of a Devon County Council Scrutiny Committee breached the Council’s own Code of Conduct have been unanimously rejected by an all-party Standards Committee.

Posted on: 1 September 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments

New streamlined scrutiny system at County Hall

A new streamlined system of scrutiny committees has been put in place by Devon County Council leader John Hart.

Posted on: 25 May 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments
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Health check reveals concerns for farming industry

A Council task group carried out a ‘health check’ of the farming industry last year, inviting farmers to tell them how life is for them and what challenges they’re facing. The task group’s report highlights key findings and sets out recommendations to address farmers’ concerns and to support the industry.

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Testing the temperature of Devon’s agriculture industry

As some Devon farmers are concerned that Brexit will lead to challenges for an industry already feeling the strain, Devon County Council is to assess the health of the industry

Posted on: 10 August 2016 | Posted in: Politics