Tag Archives: Winter Service

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Challenging conditions for county’s gritting teams

Wintry showers and freezing road surface temperatures are expected to create challenging conditions for Devon’s fleet of gritters overnight and could create icy conditions tomorrow morning

Posted on: 22 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Devon’s gritters heading out as temperatures fall

Devon’s gritters have been called into action for the first time this season and will be out again tonight as road surface temperatures are set to plunge below -3C

Posted on: 29 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment

County Council working round the clock to keep Devon moving

Snow ploughs and snow blowers have been busy clearing snow in parts of North Devon this morning and more widespread snow is forecast across the county throughout Thursday (1 March)

Posted on: 28 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment
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Devon prepared for possible snow showers

Devon County Council, Highways England and Devon and Cornwall Police will be activating the Haldon/Telegraph Hill Plan overnight – deploying extra resources to the site in response to forecasts of snow

Posted on: 27 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment
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Be prepared during freezing conditions

Be prepared is the message from Devon County Council and partner agencies as the county prepares for freezing conditions and the possibility of snow later this week

Posted on: 26 February 2018 | Posted in: Environment