A Budget of Balance and Investment
This is the first time in many years that all of the Councillors have voted to accept the Council's annual budget in its entirety.
Gypsy, Traveller and Caravan Dweller Forum
South Hams District Council is holding its first Gypsy, Traveller and Caravan Dweller Forum on 27 February.
Landlord Issued £18,000 Civil Penalty
A landlord renting a property in South Hams has been given a £18,000 civil penalty for non-compliance of a housing improvement notice.
Fairer Harbour Dues for Salcombe Harbour
Fairer and simpler Harbour Dues to be introduced.
Council Calls for Residents' Thoughts
A survey about development in Ivybridge and Kingsbridge is now open until Wednesday 19 February.
Affordable and Sustainable Homes Coming Soon
We are working in partnership with a number of local community housing schemes in the District to deliver a mix of affordable, rented and discounted purchase, sustainable homes.
Democracy Viewed Live at South Hams
We are now streaming all meetings which take place in the Council Chamber at Follaton House to our website, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Authorities across Devon get national recognition for work to protect Greater Horseshoe Bats
The pioneering work to protect Greater Horseshoe Bats by local authorities across the South West has been celebrated by the Association of Local Government Ecologists (ALGE) at their awards.
Honorary Alderman John Tucker
The title of Honorary Alderman is a prestigious honour which the Council can give to someone who they feel has rendered eminent services to the Council as a past Member of that Council.
A Plan for Climate Change Action
At a meeting of all of the South Hams District Councillors, it was agreed that as well as aiming to reduce the organisation's carbon footprint, they would work with the Devon Climate Emergency Response Group to reduce emissions across the District.