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Pioneering Council project scoops top national award

  A pioneering community infrastructure initiative which is helping to change residents lives in Plymouth has helped the City Council win the top award at the prestigious Royal Town Planning Institute Awards for Excellence. The ‘City Change Fund’ project was awarded the Silver Jubilee Cup and the Excellence in Tech within Planning Practice category. it is […]

Vote for your favourite new building in the Abercrombie Awards

Some of Plymouth’s best new buildings will be in the spotlight at the city’s Abercrombie Awards – and the public get to pick their favourite. Members of the public are being asked to vote for their favourite building or space in the People’s Award, which can be chosen from any one of the buildings or […]

Plymouth is one of the UK’s top councils

Plymouth City Council is officially amongst the best achieving councils in the country after reaching the finals of the MJ Awards 2016. The Council was one of six authorities to reach the finals for the coveted top title of Local Authority of the Year announced at a ceremony in London last night. It was pipped […]

More national recognition for Plymouth’s planners

Our Strategic Planning and Infrastructure department has come away with more accolades from the national Planning Awards. The Plymouth Plan won the strategic planning category, with the judges impressed by the plan’s ‘innovative and effective approach to the challenge of development planning through a combination of deep community engagement and joined-up thinking’. The team was […]

Skills Aid Plymouth students celebrate at award ceremony

The first group of young people from three city schools have celebrated completing the Skills Aid Plymouth (SAP) course at an award ceremony in front of their parents, teachers and mentors and the business that have taken part in the project. The SAP scheme, the first of its kind in Plymouth, is a joint project […]