Daily Archives: 01/03/2019

Leader welcomes interest in city’s live music scene

Councillor Tudor Evans, leader of the Council, said: “Following my statement about live music in Plymouth, I’ve been really encouraged to receive responses from a number of existing venues and music industry professionals who are all keen to be a part of a wider discussion about how we can develop the city’s music scene. We’ve […]

Senior Council officer retires after 40 years’ service

One of Plymouth City Council’s longest serving senior officers has called it a day after more than 40 years’ service in local government. Carole Burgoyne MBE the Council’s Strategic Director of People was instrumental in the transformation of social care in Plymouth, by delivering a pioneering project to integrate health and social care services, combining an […]

New Plan for Homes announced

Five thousand new homes will be built in Plymouth over the next five years. That is the ambition of Plan for Homes 3, the latest housing strategy from Plymouth City Council. By supporting a variety of new and affordable housing to tackle housing needs and homelessness whilst addressing existing poor housing conditions, the plan sets […]

Council leader responds to news that Royal Marines ‘superbase’ plans have been shelved

Council leader Tudor Evans has responded to news that the creation of a new ‘superbase’ for the Royal Marines in Plymouth is now unlikely to happen. Councillor Evans said: “We were told that we needn’t worry about campaigning for the creation of the Royal Marines superbase in Plymouth as it was already in the bag. […]