Daily Archives: 09/01/2018


Wellbeing hubs to open across Plymouth

A network of wellbeing hubs is to be opened across Plymouth to give residents easier and earlier access to health advice and support. The hubs will offer information and support on a range of issues such as health and wellbeing, finance, employment and mental health, with some offering more specialist support in areas where it […]


Council makes further savings towards setting a balanced budget

Plymouth City Council has nearly halved a projected £4.7 million gap in its budget for next year. The gap in funding to deliver more than 300 local services in 2018/19 has been reduced to £2.6 million over the last few months after services identified further savings and efficiencies and new income. Work is still ongoing […]


Warning after man fined £1,600 for dumping an old appliance

Businesses and residents are being reminded to dispose of their waste responsibly after a plumber was fined £1,600 for dumping an old appliance on PCH land. Martyn Wooltorton of Bowden Park Road pleaded guilty to depositing controlled waste – a washing machine and an old shower tray – on land to the rear of Sydney […]


Work to start on next link between Laira Rail Bridge and Plymstock

Work on the next section of a walking and cycling link connecting Laira Rail Bridge and Plymstock will get under way on Monday 15 January. The popular route will be extended further east along the railway alignment into Broxton Drive, at the entrance to the Saltram Meadow estate. Part of the new path will run […]


Taking the right path at Derriford Community Park

Plymouth City Council is seeking feedback on plans for a new green space. A series of consultation events have been arranged to display on proposals for the foot and cycle path network through the new Derriford Community Park. The paths will connect Crownhill, Eggbuckland, Estover, Leigham and the new Seaton neighbourhood with high quality routes […]


Temporary Stop Notice: Aberdeen Avenue

We are acting on a complaint that Burrington Estates are carrying out construction work on new homes on land off Aberdeen Avenue, despite not having met pre-commencement conditions. One of these conditions was that Burrington Estates would need to agree a construction vehicle route and details. Despite no details being agreed work has started on […]