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This is West Country
£1.1million road safety work on one of Tiverton's busiest roads to get underwayconsultation while also working closely with Mid Devon District Council and Blu
£1.1million road safety work on one of Tiverton's busiest roads to get underway
This is West Country / Posted 19 hours ago
consultation while also working closely with Mid Devon District Council and Blundell’s School. Councillor Stuart Hughes, Devon County Council cabinet member for Highway Management, said: “The scheme aims to create a safer environment for all road... Read more
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This is West Country
Council calls for help running its youth services as part of cost-cutting measuresorganisations that offer a public service are being encouraged to air their vie
Council calls for help running its youth services as part of cost-cutting measures
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
organisations that offer a public service are being encouraged to air their views on the future of Devon's youth services. Devon County Council approved plans to divest the service to an independent organisation, such as an employee-led public... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon Link Road closures next weekout The North Devon Link Road will be closed during the day from Monday (June
North Devon Link Road closures next week
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
out The North Devon Link Road will be closed during the day from Monday (June 27) to Wednesday, weather permitting. Devon County Council says the closure is for surface dressing and will take place on each day between 6am and 4pm. The... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Volunteers are invited aboard Torrington’s heritage railwayof Torrington Station, next to the Puffing Billy. By the end of this year and
Volunteers are invited aboard Torrington’s heritage railway
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
of Torrington Station, next to the Puffing Billy. By the end of this year and subject to negotiation of a lease with Devon County Council, it is hoped to lay another 300 yards of track towards Bideford. But even a small heritage railway... Read more
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This is West Country
A Crediton ambulance driver won two VIP ticketsworks for the WAFA Emergency Medical Vehicles, now has the chance to watch the
A Crediton ambulance driver won two VIP tickets
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
works for the WAFA Emergency Medical Vehicles, now has the chance to watch the finish in style after winning a prize draw. Devon County Council held the Haytor cycling challenge last month, which saw the 130 people who took part entered into the... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Green light for 750 new homes in Bidefordthe first phase, and a care home. The application was deferred last month afte
Green light for 750 new homes in Bideford
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 19 days ago
the first phase, and a care home. The application was deferred last month after concerns from the Environment Agency and Devon County Council. But following further consultation, councillors heard both agencies had withdrawn these... Read more
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walesonline
PCSO died cycling into oncoming car trying to avoid potholesLewis died from multiple injuries after the head on impact with the car. Both t
PCSO died cycling into oncoming car trying to avoid potholes
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
Lewis died from multiple injuries after the head on impact with the car. Both the car and bike had no defects. A Devon County Council report said there was a ‘worn degraded raod surface’ where a 7.5 metre long, one metre wide section had... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Council approves £2.85m Link Road bridgenew bridge on the A361 Plans to grow Roundswell for the future are given the g
Council approves £2.85m Link Road bridge
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
new bridge on the A361 Plans to grow Roundswell for the future are given the green light at County Hall in Exeter Devon County Council has approved proposals for a new footbridge over the North Devon Link Road at Roundswell. Today... Read more
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This is West Country
Council back in the black after underspending last yearDEVON County Council underspent by £35,000 in the last financial year. It has
Council back in the black after underspending last year
This is West Country / Posted 24 days ago
DEVON County Council underspent by £35,000 in the last financial year. It has now been in the black for its 25th consecutive year, the net revenue budget allocated for the financial year was £500.105 million. In a report, county treasurer Mary... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon Link Road closures this JuneJune 17. Overnight closures will resume from 7pm to 6am from Monday, June 20 t
North Devon Link Road closures this June
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 25 days ago
June 17. Overnight closures will resume from 7pm to 6am from Monday, June 20 to Saturday, June 25, to complete the work. Devon County Council said surface dressing work had to be carried out during the summer months as warmer temperatures were... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon hosts parties for Queen’s 90th birthdayturned 90 on April 21 but will celebrate her ‘official’ birthday next week, a t
North Devon hosts parties for Queen’s 90th birthday
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 27 days ago
turned 90 on April 21 but will celebrate her ‘official’ birthday next week, a tradition started by George II in 1748. Devon County Council said it had received more than 30 requests for road closures across the county for street parties,... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Parties for Queen’s 90thturned 90 on April 21 but will celebrate her ‘official’ birthday next week, a t
Parties for Queen’s 90th
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 27 days ago
turned 90 on April 21 but will celebrate her ‘official’ birthday next week, a tradition started by George II in 1748. Devon County Council said it had received more than 30 requests for road closures across the county for street parties,... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Funds are to hand for Combe Martin seafront schemesoon be in place to repair and revamp the Newberry parade on Combe Martin seafr
Funds are to hand for Combe Martin seafront scheme
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
soon be in place to repair and revamp the Newberry parade on Combe Martin seafront. Funding of an estimated £77,000 in Devon County Council money secured by local County Councillor Andrea Davis will be matched by Combe Martin Parish through its... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Upgraded buses on Barnstaple to Lynton routebus operator has invested in several new vehicles, providing extra capacity on
Upgraded buses on Barnstaple to Lynton route
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
bus operator has invested in several new vehicles, providing extra capacity on this route, which is subsidised by Devon County Council. Councillor Stuart Hughes, DCC cabinet member for highway management, said: “This is an important route... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Fate of Barnstaple’s half-empty civic centre still hangs in the balancewere relocated to other offices in the town. North Devon Council relocated its
Fate of Barnstaple’s half-empty civic centre still hangs in the balance
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
were relocated to other offices in the town. North Devon Council relocated its remaining staff in June last year and 250 Devon County Council (DCC) workers are still waiting to move into the annex building. A £2million refurbishment of the annex... Read more

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