Tag Archives : Stoke


Woman fined for littering after leaving bins out on wrong day

Put your bins out on the right day and at the right time – or you could be fined for littering. That’s the message from Plymouth City Council following a successful court case where a Stoke woman was ordered to pay £550 in fines and costs. The woman was found guilty of littering in her […]


By-election for Stoke ward

A by-election will be held in Plymouth’s Stoke ward on Thursday 26 July following the resignation of ward councillor Philippa Davey. The Notice of Vacancy was published yesterday (18 June) and two members of the electorate have contacted the Council asking for an election to be held. Returning Officer Tracey Lee has now published a […]


Getting involved pays off for Stoke residents

Plymouth’s Paradise Field is to remain just that – a field. Strategic planners have rejected a proposal for the site in Stoke to have houses built on it after 230 people objected to the idea and commented on the site as part of the Joint Local Plan consultation process. The latest version of the Plymouth […]


Council awards £150,000 grants to improve care homes in Plymouth

A number of care homes in Plymouth have been awarded a total of £150,000 by Plymouth City Council to improve their facilities. In total, 18 care homes out of 25 which applied for grants have received funding of up to £10,000 per home. While the Council funded £150,000 through grants, in total, with contributions from […]