The Horror - A Quarter of Grey Bin Waste is Food
Seven million tonnes of food waste each year in the UK. Quarter of the waste in our bin lorries, is food waste that could have been recycled. End the horror this Hallowe'en and recycle your pumpkin.
Agreed - A Plan for Slapton
The Slapton Line Partnership are delighted to announce that funding has been secured from the Environment Agency, South Hams District Council and Devon County Council to allow for the recruitment of an Adaptation Manager.
Lower Ferry Winter Works
SHDC assure residents and visitors who use the Lower Ferry that there will be little disruption to their service during the DCC roadworks planned for five days from Friday 18 November.
Junior Life Skills Success
Year 6 students from 41 of the District's primary schools attended the Junior Life Skills event last week at Totnes, Kingsbridge, Dartmouth and Ivybridge.
£380k for Play Park Revamp Plan
Eight play parks in the South Hams are to receive key equipment improvements this autumn.
National Customer Service Week
Council takes part in national event in its drive to increase customer satisfaction. National Customer Service Week 2019 takes place this week from Monday 7 until Friday 11 October.
Project to install electric car charge points across Devon starts this month
The charge points will be installed in key carparks in Devon's largest communities. These include Exeter, Barnstaple, Sidmouth, Exmouth, Honiton, Seaton, South Molton, Ilfracombe, Totnes, Ivybridge, Kingsbridge, Tavistock, Okehampton, Dartmouth, Salcombe, Dawlish, Teignmouth and Newton Abbot.
Great Day for Tennis in South Hams
Last week the South Devon Tennis Centre was joined by Ann Laity, Mayor of Ivybridge, and Cllr Victor Abbott from South Hams District Council, to celebrate the opening of their new outdoor courts.
A Premier Inn for Kingsbridge? Join the Conversation.
A consultation on the Premier Inn proposal for Kingsbridge is launching in October.
South Hams Supports Recycling Week
Each year the council supports the National Recycling Campaign, Recycling Week, promoted by WRAP - The Waste and Resources Action Programme.