Tag Archives: Environment

Photo: Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Environment Councillor Clive Eginton centre left, Waste and Recycling Supervisor Jason Gardner centre right and the new two-person team either side

Council launches new weed removal service to increase safety and upkeep of town centres

As part of a new commitment to make the towns of Mid Devon safe and attractive for residents and visitors, the Council has prioritised the clearing of weeds in the centres of the three main towns in Mid Devon

Posted on: 22 February 2019 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

More recognition for council staff in national awards

An environmental health officer from Mid Devon District Council has been shortlisted for a national award, capping off a successful year for council staff.

Posted on: 17 December 2018 | Posted in: | No Comments

Court orders local resident to pay £800 fine for dropping cigarette butt

A local resident who dropped litter ended up paying a heavy price for his crime

Posted on: 4 October 2018 | Posted in: | No Comments
Guilty Food Waste Poster

Confess Your Food Waste Secrets to Win a Smart Fridge Camera

The war on food waste has a new weapon, and you could be in with a chance of winning one!

Posted on: 5 September 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Funding opportunity – Communities Together Fund

Community groups are invited to apply for funding towards local projects from the Communities Together Fund (CTF).

Posted on: 22 June 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments
Images depicting litter collected before and after

Litter picking proving to be a success. Could your Community take part?

Residents of Palmerston Park who set up their own community group have hailed their litter picking scheme a success

Posted on: 22 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Market joins Refill Devon scheme

Thirsty shoppers visiting Tiverton Pannier Market can now rehydrate free of charge thanks to the Refill Devon scheme

Posted on: 13 February 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments