Fire chiefs have issued a warning about the possibility of the spontaneous combustion of tea towels at catering premises.
District bosses say they hope new controls on dogs will encourage more responsible behaviour from owners.
East Devon District Council (EDDC) has agreed to increase its share of council tax.
Devon saw an increase in Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants during December – with East Devon recording the highest increase of any district.
Devon motorists are being urged to take care with cold weather predicted later this week.
Health experts in Devon are urging people to stock up their medicine cabinets and get advice from their local pharmacist to protect themselves from flu.
The number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) in Devon has reached a new record low for the seventh month in succession, falling by a single claimant.
The public have been urged to respect the ongoing operation by emergency services concerning the Royal Clarence Hotel fire, and plan their Saturday evenings accordingly.
District bosses have given the go-ahead to plans for expansion at Exeter Science Park.
District chiefs are introducing a new levy on developers to pay for infrastructure such as school places, new roads, and sports pitches.
Fire crews in Devon and Somerset will no longer be attending calls to some minor non-fire related incidents where lives are not at risk.
Voters will be going to the polls next week to choose the next Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall.
Landlords in East Devon, with currently vacant family-sized properties, are being urged to come forward to help house Syrian refugees.
An urgent appeal is underway to find 100 new foster carers in Devon.
The list of candidates standing for election to Parliament for East Devon in next month’s General Election has been confirmed.
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