High praise has been given today to South Hams District Council's Dartmouth Lower Ferry Skipper William Davis and his crewman Josh Timbrell.
Harbour-master praises ferry skipper over vessel blaze
South Hams flies flag for Commonwealth Day
The Commonwealth Flag was raised at South Hams District Council's office at Follaton House in Totnes today (March 10) as part of a major national event to mark Commonwealth Day.
Funds to help homes and businesses affected by flooding
Residents and businesses in South Hams affected by flooding during the recent winter storms are being invited to get in touch with their local council about the possibility of funding to help them get back to normal.
Small council tax increase agreed
A small increase in council tax of just 5 pence per week for the average home has been agreed by South Hams District Council in order to protect frontline services.
Council approves £1,000 uplift for local retailers
South Hams District Council is supporting businesses after unanimously agreeing a £1,000 bonus to hard-pressed village and town centre business ratepayers - in a bid to boost the flagging retail hearts of our towns and communities.
Council website celebrates successful first year
South Hams District Council's website celebrates its one-year anniversary this month.
South Hams joins Commonwealth flag event
The Chairman of South Hams District Council has been presented with a Commonwealth flag by the Vice Lord Lieutenant of Devon as part of a national event which will see 500 Commonwealth flags raised across the UK.
Road closed and four homes evacuated at Torcross
Shingle thrown onto Slapton Line by the storm forced the closure of the road to vehicles this morning and four homes have had to be evacuated on the seafront at Torcross as the high tides smashed the fronts of four properties.
South Hams signs anti-smoking pledge
South Hams District Council has pledged to help cut smoking and the harm caused by cigarettes.
Council helps with flood effort
Staff at South Hams District Council have been helping to safeguard residents as yet more severe weather caused problems for the area.
Small council tax increase proposed
A small increase in council tax of just 5 pence per week for the average home is being proposed by South Hams District Council's Executive in order to protect frontline services.
City Deal means jobs and growth for South Hams
South Hams is set to benefit from the historic City Deal for Plymouth and the South West Peninsula which could see £296 million pumped into the region over the next 15 years.