Tag Archives : environmental health


The people who protect your plate in Plymouth

We love our food, there’s simply no denying it. In fact, as a nation, we spent over £203 billion on food and drink last year alone1. But the safety of our food is often something we take for granted. So this week, as part of National Food Safety Week (4 – 10 June 2018), Plymouth […]


Music after hours leads to fine  

The landlord of  a Plymouth pub has been ordered to pay £975 by Plymouth Magistrates for allowing a DJ to play music beyond the time permitted by its premises licence and for playing recorded music at such a level it could be heard outside The designated premises supervisor Darren Luxton of the Windmill Public House, […]


Noisy neighbour pays high price for nuisance

A noisy neighbour with an eclectic taste in music has been ordered to pay a total of £4,133.50, following a successful prosecution by Plymouth City Council. A 43 year-old woman from the North Prospect area of Plymouth was found guilty in her absence of eight breaches of a Noise Abatement Notice, given to her in February, […]


Good reception for ‘shh patrols’

Plymouth’s ‘shhh patrols’ had a good reception from students as they hit potential noise hot spots during Freshers’ Week. The team was out in the city centre, Mutley, Greenbank and Mount Gould to advise noisy students new to Plymouth to turn the dial down and think about their neighbours. The patrols, which involved the Council, […]