Daily Archives: 18/09/2015


Owners of ‘Million Pound Slum’ given Criminal Behaviour Order

The owners of the ‘Million Pound Slum’ at 18 Grand Parade have been given a Criminal Behaviour Order (CRIMBO). Mr Nigel Healy and Ms Karen Chan owners of the property, were given the Interim Criminal Behaviour Order by Plymouth Magistrates. This is on the grounds of their complete failure to maintain the exterior of the […]


Haul of Illegal Tobacco seized in Plymouth

Trading Standards Officers in Plymouth seized a haul of illegal tobacco as part of their work to disrupt its supply across the City. The officers, employed by Plymouth City Council, executed a warrant at a house in Whitleigh and seized over 130 pouches hand rolling tobacco.  It is believed that the tobacco which was smuggled […]


Council launches extended opening hours for customers

Plymouth residents will be able to speak to the Council and make bookings, requests and payments at more convenient times from Monday (21st September). ​ Opening times are being extended in the Council’s four biggest libraries, its customer contact centre, the 1st Stop Shop in New George Street and the Register Office.​ They will all […]


Reminder on how to dispose of gas canisters and batteries

Plymouth City Council is reminding local people of how to dispose of gas canisters and batteries. Councillor Brian Vincent, Cabinet Member for Streetscene for Plymouth City Council, said: “It is essential that people dispose of gas canisters and batteries in the safest and most appropriate way as they can potentially cause harm to staff working […]