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Photo of a gritter at a gritting depot

Risk of icy conditions

Devon County Council is urging people to take extra care tomorrow morning (Wednesday 26 February) due to a risk of icy conditions

Posted on: 25 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of a tree down caused by Storm Ciara

Highways teams dealing with Storm Ciara aftermath

Devon County Council’s highways teams are continuing to work around the clock to deal with the clean-up following the damage caused by Storm Ciara

Posted on: 10 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of car in floodwater

Advice to take extra care when travelling this weekend

Road users are being urged to take extra care when travelling on Devon’s roads this weekend as The Met Office has issued a Yellow Warning of strong winds for this Sunday (9 February) with Storm Ciara set to hit the UK

Posted on: 7 February 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of a gritting lorry

Warning to beware of possible icy conditions

Icy conditions could be a problem on Devon’s roads again tomorrow (Wednesday 29 January) as another cold night is in store this evening

Posted on: 28 January 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of Devon Highways staff at a gritting depot

VideoDevon’s winter teams prepared

So far this winter, around 3,000 tonnes of salt have been used on Devon’s roads and highways teams are ready if temperatures plummet

Posted on: 17 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of flooding in Uplyme

Communities reminded to be prepared over winter months

Communities are being reminded of the importance of being as prepared as possible for any severe weather-related emergencies over the winter

Posted on: 20 November 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Picture of an elderly lady at home receiving care and support. The lady is in the kitchen and her care worker is stood with her as they prepare a meal.

Stark warning leads to call for more home care workers across Devon

As the Government announces measures to reduce the impact of additional winter pressures on critical front line health services, local Councils are taking steps to prevent people from going to hospital with preventable complaints or to help them return home as quickly as possible after treatment.

Posted on: 16 October 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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