Waste and Recycling Service
A new multi million pound contract has been approved by South Hams District Council for recycling, waste and cleansing services enabling the Council to save over £3 million pounds over the life of the contract and improving our environmental impact.
Avoid the unwanted gift of food poisoning this Christmas
There are an estimated one million cases of food poisoning in the UK every year, and without attention to food hygiene, this doesn't stop during the festive season.
The Big Lotto Christmas Countdown
Extra prizes for you to win when you buy SeaMoor Lotto Tickets in December!
It's Safe to Talk - Suicide Intervention Briefings for Workers in South and West Devon
The first in a series of Suicide Intervention Briefings has been held at South Hams District Council.
Work Commences on Vire Island Memorial Playspace
Earthwrights, a company based in Dartington which specialises in natural play spaces, have begun work on a playground on Vire Island, Totnes, in memory of Reuben Sylvan Williams, who was tragically killed in December 2017 aged 3.
South Hams Beaches Rated Excellent or Good
Defra has announced this year's bathing water quality results and all twelve South Hams District Council owned beaches have achieved Excellent or Good.
Third Person Found Guilty of Damaging Protected Trees
Three people have appeared in court charged with damaging protected trees, after a prosecution was brought by South Hams District Council.
Excellence in South Devon building work recognised at national awards ceremony
A Devon Building Control project has scooped a prestigious national award, winning 'Best individual new home' at the LABC Building Excellence Awards 2018.
South Hams District Council Joins Countdown to Purple Tuesday
South Hams District Council (SHDC) has announced it will join and support local retailers in marking Purple Tuesday, the UK's first accessible shopping day.
Comment on 'main modifications' to Joint Local Plan
People across South Hams, West Devon and Plymouth will be getting another chance to comment on changes made to the area's Joint Local Plan.