Daily Archives: 29/03/2018


Children’s Services contractual arrangement set to start

On 1 April 2018 Torbay and Plymouth’s Children’s Services will begin the formal contractual arrangement for the delivery of Children’s Services in Torbay. The opportunity to create this new arrangement arose following the Department for Education’s (DfE) appointed Commissioner John Coughlan’s recommendation that Plymouth be the preferred partner to help lead improvement in Torbay’s Children’s […]


Easter bin collections arrangements

Plymouth residents are being reminded bin collections will be collected a day later next week because of Bank Holiday Monday. Rounds this week will not be affected because there are no scheduled rounds on Good Friday, however the following week bins and bags will be picked up a day later. The reminder comes with some […]


Where the extraordinary happens – Plymouth Children in Poverty event

More than 50 businesses, public sector agencies and charities came together for a ‘Plymouth Children in Poverty’ awareness event on 23 March, held at The Beacon Hub and facilitated by Pricewaterhouse Cooper (PwC). Child poverty is a significant issue in Plymouth with the 2014 Fairness Commission Report highlighting how the life outcomes of children were […]