Daily Archives: 03/06/2015

Statement from Plymouth City Council in response to NHS England announcement

Councillor Tudor Evans, Leader of Plymouth City Council, said:   “There have been some big statements made by Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England at NHS Confederation today.     “The new Success Regime outlined for Northern, Eastern and Western Devon (NEW Devon) health and care economy is clearly of concern.   “As Leader of the […]

Council invests further £43m in Plymouth

The City Council is investing a further £43 million in creating jobs, supporting new homes, better schools and making Plymouth a better place to live. The additional funding is outlined in a report on the Council’s outturn position for the last financial year to be considered by the Cabinet on 9 June. It shows that […]

Scam warning after hoard found in elderly gent’s home

A Plymouth couple is urging others to keep an eye on elderly family members after their 84-year old brother fell prey to a series of scams. The retired couple from Peverell were shocked when they visited their brother’s home elsewhere in the city while he was in hospital and found hundreds of goods purchased in […]

Get your little monkey into the swing of reading this Bookstart Week

Libraries in Plymouth will be celebrating National Bookstart Week with jungle themed parties for the under-fives. UK charity Book Trust says ‘every little monkey deserves a story and a cuddle’ and is calling for Plymouth parents and carers to perfect their loudest ape call and take their cheeky chimps to a local library for some […]