Daily Archives: 05/12/2014

Hip-hop performance brings young people together

Young people from both military and civilian families are taking part in a hip hop performance as part of the Community Covenant for Plymouth. Local group Street Factory will be performing at the event at Plymouth Life Centre on Saturday 6 December. Street Factory were given funding under the Community Covenant to run a year […]

Lowered kerbs to make getting around easier

Getting around Ham has got a little bit easier for people in wheelchairs, mobility scooters and parents with prams.   A series of drop kerbs have been installed at various points along the busy Wolseley Road, thanks to funding from the Council’s Living Streets and Safer School Journeys scheme.   Council leader Tudor Evans, who […]

South Yard outline planning application now submitted

Plymouth City Council has taken the next major step in transforming areas of South Yard into a dynamic new centre for the south west’s marine sector that is expected to bring with it 1,200 jobs.   With the submission of the outline planning application, the City Deal team has drawn up the broad framework for […]

1,200 jobs on the cards for South Yard

Over 1,200 jobs will be created as part of the Council’s ambitions for Devonport’s South Yard.   Important heritage buildings will have a part to play in the exciting new future for the 23-acre site which is to be transformed into marine industries production campus.   Plymouth’s Cabinet is meeting on 9 December to approve […]