Daily Archives: 29/06/2016


Plymouth to commemorate Battle of the Somme centenary

Civic and military dignitaries, service personnel, veterans, school pupils and members of the public will gather on Plymouth Hoe early on Friday 1 July to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. A two-minute silence will take place at 7.30am – the time when, 100 years ago, 22 divisions of the British Army on […]


Market makeover starts next month

A multi-million makeover for Plymouth’s City Market is due to start towards the end of next month (July). The Council has this week awarded the contract to Ryearch Ltd to carry out an extensive refurbishment of the listed building. The market was built in the late 1950s and is one of the busiest and most […]