South Hams District Council has outlined how a package of support for landlords with long-term lets will make properties warmer and cheaper for local tenants.
Just over 9,000 households have now been paid their £150 Council Tax Energy Rebate who live in Council Tax bands A to D and who paid by Direct Debit on 1 April.
FCC Environment Ltd restarted our garden waste collections on Monday 28 March, but unfortunately, since the service resumed they have experienced increased sickness within the workforce, which has impacted some of our collection rounds.
Across the South Hams, over 200 trees have been recently planted with 12 of the trees planted on Thursday 14 April by councillors from South Hams District and Kingsbridge Town Councils at Duncombe Park in Kingsbridge.
South Hams District Council is making major strides in its fight against climate change, with a significant investment in improving the carbon footprint of its leisure centres and efforts to reduce its own impact on the environment through a wide range of other actions.
The Launch of a new scheme to help would-be buyers step onto the shared ownership property ladder is welcome news in South Hams, where the district is revealed as having the biggest affordability gap.