A shortage of potential adopters in North Devon, Torridge and Torbay is making it difficult to give children permanent homes, says the south west region’s adoption agency.
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Bynsworthy’s new waste transfer station will become fully operational on Monday 11 February 2019.
A social worker from North Devon has won a national award for the work she does with foster carers and their families.
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.
The next phase of repairs to replace damaged expansion joints on Torridge Bridge, near Bideford, will get underway on Monday 17 September
Learn Devon is once again inviting prospective learners to sign onto a free GCSE English or maths course
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.
Devon County Council will phase out its use of the most polluting single-use plastic products within two years. Members of the Council’s Cabinet voted unanimously to support to the move, which is part of a new action plan to help cut the amount of single-use plastic waste in Devon.
Damaged expansion joints and cover plates at the west end of Torridge Bridge, near Bideford, have been replaced but inspections have shown that emergency work is needed on another section of the bridge