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To keep up to date with all the latest guidance for parish and town councils, and communities, head on over to the Knowledge Bank.

Beat the heat | stay safe in the heat and looking out for the most vulnerable

21/07/2021

Advice from Devon County Council on how to stay safe in the heat and help protect those most at risk alongside new guidance on managing outdoor public places.

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Easing of Covid-19 restrictions and what it means for councils

19/07/2021

Advice on council business (including meetings, managing staff and facilities) following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions on 19 July.

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Stand for our Board of Directors and save the date for our AGM

How to stand for our board of directors to oversee the day-to-day strategic management of DALC, and save the date for our 2021 AGM.

Funding available to help Devon’s communities reconnect, rebuild and recover

16/07/2021

Devon County Council funding available to help Devon’s communities reconnect, rebuild and recover from the pandemic

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Opening up facilities as restrictions ease

15/07/2021

Advice on opening up facilities as restrictions ease from Came & Company Local Council Insurance and the Risk Management Team at Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

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Wildflower verges in Braunton

08/07/2021

Braunton is buzzing! The Parish Council and volunteer groups in Braunton have been working hard to develop wildflower verges on roads to benefit wildlife.

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Telebug Hotel opens in Brixham

06/07/2021

Brixham Town Council opens a Telebug Hotel in an adopted K6 telephone kiosk and supports the recycling of plastic crab lines.

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Adopt a Kiosk – your ideas for what to do with an adopted phonebox!

Many councils in Devon have taken advantage of BT’s offer to ‘Adopt a Kiosk’ and adopted red phone boxes to use as a community asset.

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Devon Climate Challenge | #BackTheFuture

05/07/2021

Sign up to the free, live-streamed #BacktheFuture Live: Devon Climate Challenge event with Crowdfunder and Devon County Council on Thursday 8 July

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Joint statement agreed by Civility and Respect Project Working Group

The Civility and Respect Project Working Group have agreed a joint statement summarising the core aims and values for change in our sector.

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