Daily Archives: 29/06/2015

Third phase of major housing regeneration project to move forward

New improved homes, more jobs and training are in the pipeline as the third phase of a major £168million housing regeneration project moves a step closer. When complete, the North Prospect development, a joint project between Plymouth Community Homes and Plymouth City Council, will see up to 1,100 new homes being built and 300 homes […]

Prove you live in Plymouth to use waste and recycling centres

People bringing waste and recycling to Plymouth’s tips from this week will have to prove they live in the city before being allowed on site. From Wednesday 1 July staff at Chelson Meadow and Weston Mill Household Waste and Recycling Centres will be asking all those who use the sites for a photo-ID, for example, […]

Are you scam aware?

Trading Standards officers are calling on residents in Plymouth to expose scams and help stop more people from falling prey to clever cons that fleece them of thousands of pounds. Scams Awareness Month launches on 1 July and will be highlighting how scams continue to flourish when people stay silent.  Figures show that less than […]

Getting the right people in for those summer jobs

Residents in Plymouth are being reminded to choose a reputable trader when it comes to all those summer jobs. With more of us spending time outside and looking to make home or garden improvements, Plymouth City Council’s Trading Standards team is issuing some tips about getting it right.  Try a ‘Buy with confidence’ approved trader […]