Tag Archives: transport

Photo of a specimen bus pass

National Bus Pass use to revert to standard operating times

Friday 5 June will be the last day that National Bus Pass holders in Devon can use their passes before 9:30am – as the scheme returns to standard operating times

Posted on: 28 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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New transport scheme trialled for key workers

With public transport services reduced, Devon County Council is trialling a new on-demand subsidised taxi service to help key workers travel to and from work

Posted on: 30 March 2020 | Posted in: Community
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National Bus Pass rules relaxed to help pass holders

Devon County Council has worked with bus companies to relax the rules over the use of the National Bus Pass in the county, enabling holders to use their pass earlier in the day

Posted on: 20 March 2020 | Posted in: Community
Photo of the new Dartline buses on Service 20

Bus upgrade on service from Seaton to Taunton

Bus operator Dartline is introducing two new “Optare Solo” buses on the 20 service from Seaton to Taunton to reduce emissions on one of the county’s longer distance bus routes

Posted on: 13 March 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Passenger numbers increase on enhanced bus service

The CONNexIONS bus service, which enhanced the Service 56 linking Exeter and East Devon, has seen passenger numbers increase by more than 30% over the past year

Posted on: 7 January 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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Council backs construction of park and change site at Exeter Science Park

Devon County Council’s Cabinet has given the go ahead for a £2.2 million park and change scheme to be built to the east of Exeter Science Park

Posted on: 11 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment

£30m of transport infrastructure approved

More than £30 million of major transport infrastructure has been approved by Devon County Council’s Cabinet today to support economic growth and sustainable transport

Posted on: 10 April 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Have your say on future transport plans for Exeter

Devon County Council is asking people for their views on its draft Exeter Transport Strategy during a public consultation which continues until 28 February

Posted on: 22 January 2019 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Partners launch Peninsula Transport to transform travel and boost the economy

The region’s five transport authorities have launched a new transport partnership, Peninsula Transport, to work directly with the Department for Transport on the strategic transport priorities for the South West

Posted on: 8 November 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy
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Transport partnership transforms 56 bus route into “CONNexIONS”

A partnership has launched CONNexIONS – the new name for the improved route 56 between Exeter St David’s, the City Centre, Met Office, Science Park, Sky Park and Exeter Airport

Posted on: 3 September 2018 | Posted in: Community