Daily Archives: 24/07/2014


Council leader visits growing Plymouth IT business

Council Leader Tudor Evans has visited a fast growing Plymouth company that has developed the technology that supports some of the largest websites in the UK. Councillor Evans met Rob McCarthy, Chief Executive Officer at GOSS Interactive, whose technology underpins websites or Intranets for some of the largest UK organisations, including the Met Office, Brittany […]


Shadow transport secretary experiences need for rail investment first hand

Shadow transport secretary Mary Creagh experienced for herself why Plymouth is campaigning hard for Government investment in better rail services. The MP started a day long visit to Plymouth by joining Council Leader Tudor Evans to travel from Exeter to Plymouth along the route through Dawlish that was closed for months after storms earlier this […]


Ham residents urged to muck in for makeover

Residents living in Ham are being asked to muck in and help sort out tired and drab areas in their neighbourhood. Land at Tewkesbury Close, Buckfast Close and along Careswell Avenue could be getting a makeover to help make the area a more attractive place to live. The Council, working with Plymouth Community Homes, has […]


Perfect 10 for Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery has been awarded VisitEngland’s ‘Quality Assured Visitor Attraction’ accreditation for the 10th year in a row. The inspector from the Visitor Attraction Quality Assurance Scheme (VAQAS) said he was extremely pleased with the standard of the Museum’s pre-visit and marketing materials, signage, facilities, displays, exhibitions and customer service. VisitEngland […]


Tattoo equipment seized from Plymouth home

A third ‘scratcher’ has had their equipment seized as result of Plymouth City Council’s Operation Itchy. Officers from the Council’s Public Protection Team together with the police executed a Court Order at an address in West Park yesterday. A tattoo studio was discovered set up in the kitchen and items seized included tattoo machines, tattoo […]