Daily Archives: 10/03/2015

Plymouth UK to meet with Massachusetts Senators to discuss Mayflower 400

Plans for the 400th anniversary of the sailing of the Mayflower are underway as representatives from the Plymouth UK Mayflower 400 Leadership Group meet with key US Senators. Plymouth has been nationally recognised by the UK Government as the UK lead city for the celebrations to mark the 400th anniversary of the sailing of the […]

Pop into 1st Stop on No Smoking Day for information on how to quit

Plymouth residents wanting support to quit smoking can pop into Plymouth City Council’s 1st Stop in New George Street on No Smoking Day, Wednesday 11 March. As part of Spring into March Week, run in partnership between Plymouth Community Healthcare’s Livewell team and Plymouth City Council, stop smoking advisors will be on hand on No […]

Plymouth achieves 100 per cent target early on Families with a Future

Plymouth City Council is celebrating after achieving its 100 per cent target early on a programme aimed at ‘turning around’ the lives of families who need additional support. Plymouth was one of a number of areas chosen by the Government in 2012 to help roll out the national ‘Troubled Families’ scheme to help families. The […]

Council Cabinet approves £462million joint health and social care budget in Plymouth

Plymouth City Council’s Cabinet has now approved the joining up of health and social care services which includes the pooling of a budget worth £462m. The decision follows approval from the Governing Body of Northern, Eastern and Western Devon Clinical Commissioning Group (NEW Devon CCG) last week and means the final hurdle has now been […]