Tavistock Streets Sparkling Again After Goose Fair
The clean-up team worked against the clock to make sure that the streets were spotless for residents and businesses starting their day after the town's busiest day of the year. More than seven tonnes of rubbish was cleared within four hours.
Money Given to Charity for Empty Drinks Bottles
This Goose Fair, we are proud to bring you Devon's "first of its kind" Reverse Vending Machine.
Garden Waste - 6 months free for existing customers
West Devon Borough Council want to remind residents that there is no need to renew their garden waste subscriptions this October. All existing subscriptions have automatically been extended until the end of March 2020.
National Customer Service Week
Council takes part in national event in its drive to increase customer satisfaction. National Customer Service Week 2019 takes place this week from Monday 7 until Friday 11 October.
Project to install electric car charge points across Devon starts this month
The charge points will be installed in key car parks in Devon's largest communities. These include Exeter, Barnstaple, Sidmouth, Exmouth, Honiton, Seaton, South Molton, Ilfracombe, Totnes, Ivybridge, Kingsbridge, Tavistock, Okehampton, Dartmouth, Salcombe, Dawlish, Teignmouth and Newton Abbot.
Junior Life Skills Success
Year 6 students from 25 of the Borough's primary schools attended the Junior Life Skills event last week to challenge them in 'real-life' scenarios which teach essential safety lessons and help to prevent issues from developing.
Become a Super Recycler - Recycle More for West Devon
We're introducing an improved recycling service with our partner FCC Environment, so that every household can recycle more.
Recycling - the Power is in Your Hands
Each year the council supports the National Recycling Campaign, promoted by WRAP - The Waste and Resources Action Programme.
No One's at Home
Empty homes can be a magnet for crime and vandalism and the Council wants to bring vitally needed homes back into use. They are asking residents to report homes in their area that they know have been left unoccupied for a long period of time.
Perfect Polling Places? Have Your Say
South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils are holding a review of Polling Districts and Polling Places and they want to know your thoughts.