Daily Archives: 07/05/2019


Council leader responds to Barden announcement

The Leader of Plymouth City Council, Councillor Tudor Evans has welcomed news that Plymouth’s Barden factory has been saved after its parent company. Schaeffler sold the Plymouth plant to HQW Holding (UK) Ltd. The plant in Estover will remain open and continue to manufacture bearings. He said: “This is a great day and great news […]


Local election results

The┬áCouncil continues to have a Labour administration following Thursday’s local elections. Labour gained a seat in Peverell from the Conservatives and now have 31 councillors. The Conservatives have 25 and there is one independent. Full results for each ward, along with turnout figures, are available on our local election results page. The Council leader and […]