Tag Archives: snow

Roads moving, but travel with care

Overnight snow and sub-zero road temperatures have caused disruption in parts of the county, but major routes are moving with care this morning.

Posted on: 1 February 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Care workers continue support despite the severe weather

Care providers have had contingency plans in operation prioritising visits to those most in need and making arrangements with families and carers to ensure continued care where necessary.

Posted on: 19 March 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Heavy snow (Sunday 18 March PM) only travel if absolutely necessary

As heavy snow spreads across the county conditions are becoming increasingly treacherous particularly on higher ground and across Exmoor and Dartmoor.

Posted on: 18 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Snowy footprint

More snow expected this morning (Sunday 18 March)

Extensive snow has fallen across Devon overnight with more expected later this morning and early afternoon.

Posted on: 18 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment

A big thank you to care providers

“Care workers have moved heaven and earth to ensure that their clients continue to have the care they need over the last few days,” says Cllr Andrew Leadbetter, regarding the response to the severe weather.

Posted on: 6 March 2018

Highways teams restoring links to last communities cut off by snow

While the thaw has set in across much of Devon around half a dozen communities near Lynton, North Devon, remain inaccessible.

Posted on: 5 March 2018

‘Deceptive’ road conditions across Devon as A380 reopens

Road conditions across Devon today have been described as ‘deceptive’ by the County Council’s Highways Operations Manager, Chris Cranston. “Despite relatively little snow overnight, the freezing rain across the county has left many roads still impassable, and people are beingaaa

Posted on: 2 March 2018