Daily Archives: 11/12/2015


Plymouth gets national funding to improve access to domestic abuse services for BME communities

Plymouth City Council is receiving almost £50,000 from a government grant to enable victims of domestic abuse to get access to the support they need. The funding will be used in Plymouth to help victims in local Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities – who make up 7% of the local population – to access […]


Help to keep your home warm this winter

Older home owners in Plymouth are being offered help to keep their homes warm this winter – but hurry, as it’s for a limited time only. Every winter across the UK, one older person dies every seven minutes from the cold weather and in many cases this is avoidable. Plymouth City Council is offering assistance […]


Asa House – New affordable flats opened on former Job Centre site

A new set of 30 affordable flats on the former Job Centre site in Plymouth is now complete. Asa House is the name of the site in Hoegate Street, which is the result of a partnership between the Chapter 1 Charity Ltd, the Homes and Communities Agency, and Plymouth City Council. The site will be […]


Plymouth’s shore success in double funding award

Plans to breathe new life into parts of the city’s stunning waterfront have been given a boost from the Coastal Communities Revival Fund. A project to tidy up unused Edwardian bathing facilities to the east of Tinside and transform shore side buildings into a unique location for pop up shops in the summer can now […]