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Better access for Exmouth? We want to know your views

Exmouth’s residents and businesses are being asked to help develop proposals to improve walking and cycling facilities around the town’s railway station by completing a short survey. Proposals include wider footways, improved crossing points, upgraded bus stops and the closure of the existing…

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Holiday Lets Guides on Sustainability

EDDC Recycling team has developed useful guides for holiday accommodation on how to make properties and guest stays more sustainable. Useful tips and advice on how to help your guests be more environmentally friendly is available on our website. You can download the following guides: Holiday Lets…

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Help to Grow Management Course

Help to Grow is a practical management training course for SME leaders and senior managers, accredited by the Small Business Charter. The course is 90% funded by the UK Government and has been developed by entrepreneurs and business leaders. It’s designed to fit around work commitments and is…

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New Skills Bootcamps Launched

Over 50 individual Train4Tomorrow Skills Bootcamps courses are now enrolling learners with over 1000 places available. Courses are open to individuals aged over 19 looking to improve their skills and employability, and are delivered by a range of training providers, with face-to-face learning, as…

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Digital Leadership for SMEs

Free Digital Leadership training for small and medium businesses (SMEs) across Devon is now available. Business leaders who operate in the following sectors: Manufacturing, Clean Growth and Health and Adult Social Care, and who have 250 or fewer employees are eligible to apply for this free training…

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Culture, Leisure and Tourism Fund (CLTF) Policy amendments

We have listened to feedback provided to the CLTF and have amended the Policy to include the following changes: Applicants can now submit any late quotes received by suppliers after the application deadline - up until 18 August 2023. The minimum number of years left remaining on a lease for…

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Join RHS Rosemoor in becoming dementia friendly

RHS Rosemoor is celebrating after being presented with a certificate to recognise their commitment to becoming a dementia friendly business. Great Torrington’s Deputy Mayor, Cllr Phil Cloke, and Assistant Town Clerk, Charlotte Kirby, visited the gardens to present Emma Thompson, Head of Site at RHS…

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