South Hams residents, communities and businesses are being invited to join a nationwide 'Lights Out' on Monday August 4, the day that Britain entered the First World War one hundred years ago.
Candles to flicker in remembrance on August 4
£9m CosyDevon scheme to help tackle fuel poverty
Families across the South Hams will get a warmer home this winter and beyond thanks to CosyDevon
Council finances remain strong despite challenges
Continuous monitoring and sound financial management has resulted in a virtually break even position in South Hams District Council's 2013-14 Accounts, which have recently been published.
New facility for cyclists
There is a new cycle shelter for visitors to South Hams District Council's offices at Follaton House in Totnes.
South Hams shapes up for the future
South Hams District Council has taken the next step in its pioneering transformation which will see the biggest change to the way it operates since it was founded 40 years ago.
Royal Marines complete run through South Hams
A group of Royal Marines taking part in a 4,500 kilometres charity challenge to mark 350 years of the Corp were greeted by the District Council Chairman, Cllr Bill Hitchins when they arrived in the South Hams.
Unveiling of new baby loss memorial
Crowds turn out for the unveiling of a new memorial at Follaton House Arboretum for parents who have lost a baby.
South Hams comes third in Euro poll turnout
South Hams had the third highest turnout of 38 authorities throughout the South West region for the Euro Elections.
Act now to ensure you can vote on May 22
More than 68,000 people are registered to vote in the South Hams but residents who are not registered are being urged to act now to ensure they have a vote on Thursday, May 22 for the European Parliamentary Elections.
Lower Ferry plays crucial role in second fire operation
For the second time in a week, South Hams District Council's Dartmouth Lower Ferry has been called upon to help in a fire emergency on the River Dart.
Replacing the sea defences at Beesands
Building work has begun to replace the sea defences at an iconic South Hams beach that was seriously damaged by the February storms.
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.