Daily Archives: 01/09/2015


Zero tolerance on social housing fraud

An Exeter man has been sentenced at Plymouth magistrates after illegally subletting his Local authority council flat when he was living somewhere else. David Mukanirwa, 31, of Darwin Court was prosecuted under S1(2) of the prevention of Social Housing Fraud Act 2013 for subletting his Exeter flat on two occasions whilst he lived in Swindon […]


Plymouth tanning salons still allow underage use

The number of tanning salons failing to check ID has fallen in Plymouth. In the most recent test purchase operation 37 per cent of a sample of Plymouth tanning salons failed. Compared to the three previous test purchases which had around an 80 per cent failure rate. Public protection officers visited a random selection of […]


2016 school admission places now open

The school place application process is now open and Plymouth City Council is now taking applications from families whose children: are due to start at primary school for the first time or junior school (having completed Year 2 in an infant school) in September 2016 are due to transfer from Year 6 in a primary […]