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Plymouth’s updated Plan for Libraries could reach new users

Plymouth’s Council leader has reassured library users that the revised Plan for Libraries could see the service reach parts of Plymouth that have not had any service before. Speaking at Cabinet, Council leader Ian Bowyer gave more detail about the outreach service which aims to bring books, activities for children as well as support services […]


Council on target to deliver a balanced budget despite pressures

Plymouth City Council is on track to deliver a balanced budget for 2016/17 despite having to deliver £21.2 million savings, its Cabinet member for Finance says. Councillor Ian Darcy says the Council is committed to balancing the books and so far has identified £19.2 million of savings, leaving £1.9 million to find before a 2017/18 […]


Give your views on decisions needed to close Council’s £19m budget gap

Plymouth residents are being asked to give their views about the City Council’s plans to address a £19 million shortfall in its budget for next year. The Council is running a three-week engagement exercise that includes an online survey asking people for their views on a range of proposals. They include raising income through growing […]


Council invests further £43m in Plymouth

The City Council is investing a further £43 million in creating jobs, supporting new homes, better schools and making Plymouth a better place to live. The additional funding is outlined in a report on the Council’s outturn position for the last financial year to be considered by the Cabinet on 9 June. It shows that […]


Council leader presses Plymouth’s case with new Government

Plymouth City Council leader Tudor Evans is making sure key Plymouth issues are high on the agenda of new Government Cabinet members. Councillor Evans has written to key members of the new Cabinet setting out some of the most pressing issues for Plymouth and asking for meetings at the earliest opportunity to discuss them. They […]