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Kingsbridge Town Council has responded to the 'Devolution Deal for Devon'
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated March 27, 2024 462
Kingsbridge Town Council does not support the Devolution Deal for Devon, a proposal to "establish a new Combined Authority for Devon and Torbay". 
DCC is consulting on the future of Kingswear Primary School
General News SA Sam Acourt February 28, 2024 226

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Devon County Council is consulting on the future of Kingswear Primary School after years of declining numbers of pupils. 
Kingsbridge businesses are now beset with sewage in the streets after chronic flooding
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated February 29, 2024 655
Flooding at the bottom of Kingsbridge has always been an issue, when high tides and heavy rain coincide, but it is happening more often and now sewage is washing...
Makers Mews opens new classroom to empower Ivybridge's creative community
General News SA Sam Acourt September 18, 2023 584
Support for the creative community in and around Ivybridge is about to get a boost as new facilities open at Makers Mews, the dynamic "make, share + repair" hub...
Devon County Council is asking for parents' views on childcare availability
General News SA Sam Acourt August 13, 2023 486
Devon’s parents are being asked to help us ensure that there are enough childcare places in all areas of the county by filling out our online survey. ...
DCC announce bus times during road closure on A379
General News SA Sam Acourt April 20, 2023 828

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Devon County Council has announced the updated bus times for the road closure between Kingsbridge, Aveton Gifford and Modbury.
Kingsbridge Town Council announces it can now fix potholes
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated April 13, 2023 446

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Kingsbridge Town Council has announced that it is now "a Road Warden for Devon County Council" and a member of the team is now able to repair potholes. ...
Councillor hits out at county council over "traffic chaos" in Totnes
General News SA Sam Acourt April 10, 2023 547
South Hams District Councillor John Birch has blamed Devon County Council for "traffic chaos" over Easter in Totnes. 
FareCar launched in Ivybridge following withdrawal of Friday bus service
General News SA Sam Acourt March 30, 2023 606

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Following the withdrawal of the Friday-only bus service 875, the F7 Fare Car Service has been launched to serve the community around Ivybridge. 
Community fights for village green space, but is it a done deal?
General News SA Sam Acourt March 13, 2023 750
The old school playing field in Loddiswell is earmarked for housing but the community is fighting to keep it as a common green space. 
Primary school closes due to outbreak of Strep A
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated December 13, 2022 1692

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Kingsbridge Primary School has closed due to an outbreak of Strep A. 
Slow cookers, cookbooks, electric blankets - what SHDC is spending government funding
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated December 05, 2022 289
Slow cookers, cookbooks, electric blankets: Just some of the ways South Hams District Council will distribute £187,311 of government funding allocated to them by Devon County Council. ...
Even more cuts to local Government budgets despite 54% cut since 2010
General News SA Sam Acourt November 06, 2022 312
Grave budget warning from Devon County Council leader who said "deep cuts" to Devon’s "vital local services" are "inevitable" unless the Government provides more support, county council leader John...
Residents plead with people not to use Sherford as a cut through when A379 closes
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated October 20, 2022 962

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The A379 through Frogmore will be closed for drainage works from the 7 November and residents are pleading with drivers to not use Sherford as a cut through. ...
Carbon Plan reveals how all Devon can achieve net-zero
General News SA Sam Acourt September 27, 2022 269
The final version of the Devon Carbon Plan has now been published by the Devon Climate Emergency partnership.
A379 at Stoke Fleming to remain closed "for some time"
General News SA Sam Acourt May 27, 2022 963

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The A379 at Stoke Fleming is expected to remain closed for some time and Devon County Council has confirmed it’s too soon to say when it will re-open. ...
DCC turned down food bank for meal funding because it didn't also providing "entertainment"
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated May 13, 2022 470
Kingsbridge Food Bank was turned down for funding for feeding children over Easter because they weren’t also providing “entertainment”. 
Scammer calling schools is pretending to be a police officer
General News SA Sam Acourt March 22, 2022 407

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Police have been made aware of a man cold-calling schools in the area and "giving the impression that he was a police caller".
Road Closure: A381 from Totnes to Churchstow
General News SA Sam Acourt October 21, 2021 1372

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The A381 between Totnes and Churchstow will be closed for five days at the beginning of November. 
DCC are offering free trees to landowners to celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee
General News SA Sam Acourt August 26, 2021 1126
Devon County Council have partnered with The Woodland Trust to offer 70 packs of free trees to landowners in Devon to commemorate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 and...
Double yellow lines plan in Kingsbridge put on hold
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated June 29, 2021 910

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A plan to put double yellow lines on the road in Saffron Park, as well as other roads in Kingsbridge, has been put on hold. 
Covid cases hold steady in the South Hams, but are we going to see a bank holiday spike?
COVID-19 News SA Sam Acourt June 02, 2021 646

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Cases of Covid-19 in the South Hams stay at a very similar level to last week, but are we going to see a spike after the Bank Holiday? ...
Conservatives get less than half the votes but two-thirds of councillors in elections
General News SA Sam Acourt May 10, 2021 658
The Conservative Party has taken two-thirds of the Devon County Council seats in the South Hams, despite winning less than half of the votes. 
Devon County Council election results
General News SA Sam Acourt May 07, 2021 845

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The Devon County Council election results are in and there aren't many surprises. 
Councillor breaches Covid rules
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated May 06, 2021 2041
South Hams District Councillor and current incumbent Devon County Councillor up for re-election, Jonathan Hawkins, called claims he breached Covid regulations “wholly untrue”. 
Are you ready to vote next Thursday? Here's everything you need to know
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated April 29, 2021 592
Here is everything you need to know about voting in person next Thursday.
Are you ready to vote on May 6?
General News SA Sam Acourt April 22, 2021 393

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Make sure you’re ready to have your say on 6 May. 
Devon County Council candidates tell us about themselves
General News SA Sam Acourt Updated April 23, 2021 2593

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You can elect your Devon County Councillor in May, so we decided to find out more about who was standing and why. 
South Hams residents and visitors are being urged to "find a bin or take it home"
General News SA Sam Acourt March 25, 2021 466

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Devon’s residents and visitors are being urged to "find a bin or take it home" in a new county-wide anti-littering campaign.
Number of Covid 19 cases in the South Hams falls again
COVID-19 News SA Sam Acourt March 15, 2021 885

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The number of laboratory-confirmed Covid-19 cases in the South Hams has dropped again, to just four.
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