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One Council Consultation Closed - Thank You
The councils would like to say a big thank you to everyone who completed the One Council consultation survey.
Setting a Balanced Budget
Over the last few years, South Hams District Council has seen a large reduction in the amount of money that it gets from central government. The District Council has known since last year that, from 2018, it will no longer receive a revenue support grant.
One Council Deadline Extended
Due to a technical problem outside of the council's control, which we are investigating, the One Council survey was unavailable on Sunday.
Work starts on first Sherford Primary School
Previously anticipated as a temporary school, the Sherford Consortium has been able to accelerate plans of a permanent structure, with work now starting on the main school building.
Rise in Speeding on Salcombe Harbour
Salcombe Harbour Office reports unwelcome rise in vessels caught speeding around Salcombe Harbour
Funding for Ivybridge Housing Scheme Gets the Go Ahead
At an executive meeting, members approved plans to spend £130,000 of S106 monies on Ivybridge Town Council's housing project.
South Hams Chairman Raises £2801 for Epilepsy Charity
Teeing off at 9am despite very windy conditions, 30 teams from across the region took part in the day, each one displaying great enthusiasm.
WARNING: Portuguese man o' war seen in the River Dart
These creatures have tentacle-like polyps that can give an agonizing and potentially lethal sting and must not be touched.
Earlier this year, we held a consultation to find out what residents thought about proposals to improve the Quay area of the town.
 Consultation Open on Kingsbridge Public Spaces
Concerns about anti-social behaviour by groups around the Kingsbridge Quay area, has led to South Hams District Council being asked to look into consulting on two Public Spaces Protection Orders.