Daily Archives: 01/03/2016


Celebrate International Women’s Day at Life Centre

Our Sports Development Unit is teaming up with Everyone Active to celebrate International Women’s Day with a range of free taster sessions at the Plymouth Life Centre for ladies of all ages. The sessions are being held on Sunday 6 March and everyone who signs up to take part in an activity will be entered into a […]


New Fairtrade Directory launched for Plymouth

A new directory of businesses that supply Fairtrade goods in Plymouth is being launched as part of Fairtrade Fortnight (29 February – 13 March 2016). The directory is one of a number of initiatives across the city to encourage people to buy Fairtrade goods throughout the fortnight. Councillor Chris Penberthy, Cabinet Member for Cooperatives and […]


Council launches forum to help women return to work

A forum designed especially to help women return to work has been officially launched by the City Council. The forum was the Council’s pledge to make sure that women had access to all the advice and support they would need to help them return to work after maternity or child care leave. The support forum […]


Secondary school place allocations announced for September

The number of young people applying for a secondary school place has increased this year and thousands of primary pupils in Plymouth will today find out which school they will be going to this September. The Council have confirmed that 93.16 per cent of young people received their first choice of school, 5 per cent […]