Daily Archives: 22/11/2016

Sign up to Credit Union and you could get £25

The first 50 people to join City of Plymouth Credit Union before 30 November 2016 and make at least three monthly payments into their account will qualify for a savings boost of £25. To fund this project the England Illegal Money Lending Team is using proceeds of crime money, confiscated from convicted loan sharks to […]

Dates revealed for next year’s Plymouth History Festival

The dates for the next Plymouth History Festival have been confirmed as Saturday 6 May to Sunday 4 June 2017. This will be the fifth time the annual celebration of the city’s heritage has taken place. So far more than 600 events have been enjoyed by thousands of people, all of whom have had the […]

Death of Alderman Mrs Joan Stopporton

Plymouth City Council is sad to announce the death of Alderman and former Lord Mayor and Councillor, Mrs Joan Stopporton. Alderman Mrs Stopporton died on 14 November 2016 aged 87. She was a Councillor for the Plympton St Mary Ward of Plymouth from 1979 and was made an Honorary Alderman of the City of Plymouth […]

Rally behind rail investment plan for South West

Plymouth’s leader and deputy leader have welcomed today’s strategic rail blueprint for the South West Peninsula and said it should be used a rallying call for rail investment to drive economic growth in the South West. Council leader of Plymouth City Council, Councillor Ian Bowyer said: “An incredible amount of work has been carried out […]