Daily Archives: 03/08/2015


First phase of major new Sherford project gets go ahead

The first phase of the major new Sherford community has been given the go ahead, which will bring much needed new homes and jobs to the area. South Hams District Council and Plymouth City Council have given reserved matters planning consent to the first phase of the Sherford community – which will eventually include 5,500 […]


Creative fun at Museum this summer

There’s a packed programme of summer fun on offer at Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery this month, with plenty of activities to keep the kids busy during the school break. Drop-in art and craft sessions are running every Wednesday in August, from 10.30am to 1pm (last entries at 12.30pm). The drop-ins will be inspired […]


Have your say on Plymouth’s gambling policy

The spotlight is being turned on Plymouth’s casinos, bingo halls, betting shops, and adult gaming centres as part of a review of the Council’s gambling policy. The Council has to consult every three years on the way it licenses the gaming trade and if it is consistent with its objectives to: Prevent gambling being a […]


Marine consultants to look at economic case for cruise terminal

Leading marine consultants have been appointed to look at the economic case for a cruise terminal for Plymouth. Specialists GP Wild International are compiling a report which will examine in detail the current cruise market, its future trends and the city’s possible place in this growing market. The company is a leading authority on passenger […]


Summer engagement scheme is bigger and better this year

It’s hoped that more young people will be able to benefit from the Council’s summer engagement scheme this year.   The scheme is part of the Youth Offending Team’s (YOT) work with young people in Plymouth who have committed, or who are at risk of committing, criminal offences. The aim is to help them get […]