Daily Archives: 27/07/2018

Arts, Heritage & Tourism Minister visits Plymouth and the Mayflower 400 team

The Minister’s visit recognises the importance of the 2020 Mayflower commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower Pilgrims’ historic journey across the Atlantic, and the celebration of Plymouth as Britain’s Ocean City. With Britain’s Ocean City planning big things for the commemoration year, the Tourism Minister conducted a tour of key areas in the […]

Ocean City Sounds – the morning after the night before

Spotless! This is the morning after the night before. What a night, what a line-up, what a spectacle – thousands of people had a great night out last night at  MTV presents: Ocean City Sounds but when the music stopped the hard work began. Our crews were up until the small hours cleaning the Hoe […]

Labour win Stoke Ward by-election

Labour have held the Stoke Ward seat contested in a by-election on Thursday 26 July. The results of the by-election, which followed the resignation of Councillor Philippa Davey, were: Connor Clarke (Liberal Democrat) 174 votes Jemima Laing (Labour) 1,427 Iuliu Popescu (Active for Plymouth) 123 Kathy Watkin (Conservative) 981 Turnout was 27.22%.         […]