Daily Archives: 20/03/2015


Event to encourage adults with learning disabilities to vote

An event is being held by Plymouth City Council to encourage local adults with learning disabilities to vote in the upcoming local and general elections. It is being held at the Council House in Armada Way on Tuesday 24 March from 11am to 1.30pm and is open to all adults with learning disabilities in the […]


Improvements for walking and cycling routes to and from Derriford

Plymouth City Council has been awarded £2.46 million from the Department for Transport to improve walking and cycling routes to and from the Derriford area. The project will see a total investment of £3.51 million over the next five years and deliver more than four kilometres of the city’s Strategic Cycle Network. Improved on- and […]


Plans to reach even more young carers in 2015

A Plymouth project has so far helped and supported 73 young carers in Plymouth since April 2014, but many more could be left unrecognised by agencies in the city. The Barnardo’s Young Carers Service, managed on behalf of Plymouth City Council has been running since 2012 and supports children and teenagers who have to take […]


Our Plymouth gives tenants healthy cooking lessons

A group of tenants in a block of flats in Plymouth are getting healthy cooking lessons as part of the Our Plymouth volunteer project. A volunteer cook held a Grow, Share, Cook healthy cookery session for 12 families at Morley Court. Grow, Share, Cook forms part of the Our Plymouth volunteer scheme. Our Plymouth aims to […]