Plymouth and South Devon Freeport first to be given green light with Full Business Case approval
New employment land, new businesses, thousands of jobs and millions of pounds of investment is coming our way with the approval of the Plymouth and South Devon Freeport Full Business Case announced by the government today.
Thousands sign up for garden waste service in first month
Thousands of households have signed up for the new chargeable fortnightly garden waste collection service in the South Hams since subscriptions went live a month ago.
Funding to help fight climate change in the South Hams
New projects are making a profound impact in the fight against climate in South Devon, thanks to tens of thousands of pounds' worth of funding from South Hams District Council.
South Hams waste service stabilising since transfer back in-house
The waste and recycling service in the South Hams has seen significant improvements in performance since the service successfully came back in-house on 3 October.
Accessing Council Services
At a meeting of the Council's Executive, South Hams District Council's Leader Cllr Judy Pearce said that the Council was going to continue using technology to make it easier for customers to interact online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at their resident's convenience.
Slow cookers, cookbooks, electric blankets
The Government has now made a further £421m available to County Councils and Unitary Authorities in England to support those most in need with the rising cost of living.
Motorhome scheme set to stay
A 12-month pilot scheme allowing self-contained motorhomes to stay at nominated South Hams' car parks has been permanently adopted by the District Council's Executive Committee.
South Hams doing all it can to help the Housing Crisis
A year after declaring a housing crisis in the district, South Hams District Council is working hard to try and help the situation.
South Hams District Council supporting Devon Carbon Plan
The importance of the objectives and ambitions laid out by the Devon Carbon Plan have been backed by South Hams District Council this week.
Councils promoting sites for affordable housing in Kingsbridge
South Hams District Council and Kingsbridge Town Council are inviting expressions of interest (EOI) to deliver affordable-led housing in Kingsbridge.