The Council Year Ahead
The incoming new council at South Hams reflects on the previous year and the challenges they now face.
South Hams Appoints New Leader
A new four year term, a new sustainable era, a new Leader and a positive future to be built on the foundations of the Council's transformation programme.
Funding Gained for South Hams' Heritage Sites
Heritage sites in Slapton and Salcombe have won funding through grants of nearly £100,000 from the Government's Coastal Revival Fund.
Are you Throwing Away A Fortune?
Did you know that putting the wrong items into your clear and blue sacks is costing a fortune as the offending items have to be removed before recycling can take place? The problem is costing South Hams District Council around £10,000 every month, effectively throwing away money.
New Partnership Contract Signed, Sealed and Ready to Deliver Environmental Benefits
South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils have now, signed a contract with FCC Environment, to provide all waste, recycling collection and street and toilet cleaning services from the 1 April 2019.
New Website for Neighbourhood Planning Groups
South Hams and West Devon Councils have launched a new website for Neighbourhood Planning Groups, designed to be more user friendly and informative.
Councils Scoop National Award Win
We are thrilled to have won a Bronze award for Digital Transformation in recognition of the our agile working practices and the flexibility and resilience that this offers to keep services running in times of difficulty.
Communities Work with Council to Keep Toilets Open
Working together with local towns and parish councils to support the provision of toilet services.
Latest on Ivybridge Supermarket Proposal
Exciting news about the proposal for a new supermarket in Ivybridge, following discussion with the Town Council and the residents.
Blaze a Trail with a Council Apprenticeship
West Devon Borough and South Hams District Councils have helped a number of people, of all ages, to carve their career paths using its apprenticeship programmes