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Lord Mayor Designate Councillor Wendy Foster

The new Lord Mayor Designate for 2017/18 has been announced for Plymouth. Councillor Wendy Foster has been a Plymstock Radford ward councillor since 2000 and was Lady Mayoress in 2009/10 when her husband Councillor Ken Foster was Lord Mayor. Councillor Foster was born in Stoke, Devonport and worked as a secretary for the Ambulance Officer […]


Plymouth to hold jobs fair to help Veterans back into work

A jobs fair is the latest initiative in Plymouth to help support Veterans back into work following their return to ‘Civvy Street’. The Plymouth Corporate Covenant Group, coordinated by Plymouth City Council, has organised the jobs fair for armed forces veterans, which takes place at the Plymouth Guildhall on Tuesday 19 July 2016 from 12pm […]


Plymouth celebrates Armed Covenant work as new national brand is launched

Plymouth is celebrating its work on the Armed Forces Covenant and Corporate Covenant – as a new national brand is launched to raise its profile. Nationally, the Armed Forces Covenant – which is a promise from the nation to those who serve or who have served, and their families, to do all we can to […]


Plymouth’s work with veterans featured in new Alex Polizzi series

Plymouth will be in the national TV spotlight again as a new series for BBC Two, presented by Alex Polizzi, highlights the pioneering work in the city to help veterans back into work. The presenter has been filming in Plymouth over the past few months for the new BBC Two series ‘Alex Polizzi: Hire Our […]


Korean Veterans present cheque for memorial upkeep

Local veterans of the Korean War presented a cheque towards the upkeep of the memorial on Plymouth Hoe. The Plymouth branch of the British Korean Veterans Association in Devon and Cornwall has now officially disbanded due to the age of the members, and following the disbanding of the national branch. The members will however remain as […]