West Devon Welcomes New Leader
The annual meeting of the Council was held At Kilworthy Park this week. This is the yearly meeting at which the Mayor and the Leader are appointed.
A Credit to Our Community
Cllr Mike Davies, pays tribute to the extraordinary community spirit of this year's Mayoral Award Winners.
Let's Talk Town Centres
West Devon Borough Council is seeking your help with Town Benchmarking for Okehampton and Tavistock.
New Partnership Contract Signed, Sealed and Ready to Deliver Environmental Benefits
South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils have now signed a contract with FCC Environment, to provide all waste, recycling collection and street and toilet cleaning services from the 1 April 2019.
New Website for Neighbourhood Planning Groups
South Hams and West Devon Councils have launched a new website for Neighbourhood Planning Groups, designed to be more user friendly and informative.
Pupils All Fired Up with Success
West Devon Borough Council have teamed up for the eighth year running with Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service in a joint project aimed to motivate young people and teach them important fire and rescue skills.
Blaze a Trail with a Council Apprenticeship
West Devon Borough and South Hams District Councils have helped a number of people, of all ages, to carve their career paths using its apprenticeship programmes.
Viaduct has a Check-up
Every ten years Tavistock viaduct has a Principal Structural Inspection to check it's safe and in good order. The next check-up is happening at the beginning of April.
Against all Odds
It's a tough time for the Borough Council, who have seen a 38% cut in their finances. But against all the odds, West Devon Borough Council has set a balanced budget this year and has reduced its forecasted budget gap for the next.
South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils have confirmed Sophie Hosking's appointment as Chief Executive for both Councils.