South Hams continues to stand with Ukraine one year on
Today (24 February 2023) marks one year since the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The Council invites the South Hams community to join them in the national one minute's silence at 11.am to reflect and pay tribute to the bravery of the Ukrainian people around the world.
First Freeport tenant lands multi-million pound contract and delivers new jobs to Plymouth
Just two months after being given the green light by government, the Plymouth and South Devon Freeport is celebrating its first private sector investment announcement as Devonport-based Babcock secures a multi-million pound contract in partnership with Devon defence vehicle designer and manufacturer Supacat.
Does the South Hams need more car charging points?
A survey is being launched to find out what residents of the South Hams think of the number of electric car charging points across the district.
District Council balances its budget while continuing to support South Hams residents
South Hams District Council has laid out its plans for how it will cope with the financial challenges of the year ahead, while doing everything in its power to help vulnerable people through the cost of living crisis.
District Council votes to adopt 100% Council Tax Premium on Second Homes
South Hams District Council has formally adopted proposals for second homeowners to pay a fair share of Council Tax.
Support On its Way for Over 1,200 South Hams' Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Businesses
South Hams District Council has been announced at their Full Council meeting today [Thursday 16 February] a new business rates relief scheme for retail, hospitality and leisure properties, which will support over 1,200 businesses in the district.
Funding improves village hall, outdoor space and cricket club grounds
Thousands of pounds' worth of funding has made a meaningful difference to the village hall, play area and cricket club in West Alvington.
Become a District Councillor at South Hams and Make a Difference for the Future
Are you considering putting yourself forward to become a District councillor in the 2023 Local Elections? If so, South Hams District Council are holding an open evening for interested potential candidates.
Footpath improves access to important outdoor space
A new footpath is encouraging even more use of South Brent Recreation Ground, according to the town's recreation association.
South Hams Council Tax Reduction scheme designed to help more people than ever
South Hams District Council is looking at helping more residents than ever through its Council Tax Reduction scheme, to help with the impacts of the cost of living crisis.