Devon and Somerset restaurants “meating expectations”

Devon and Somerset restaurants “meating expectations”

Residents and visitors to the Westcountry can be assured that restaurants and gastro-pubs are accurately describing the geographical provenance of their locally sourced meats. Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards officers conducted sampling in restaurants and...
Plastic Free North Devon Introduces New Website

Plastic Free North Devon Introduces New Website

New web site offers resources to help individuals and organisations reduce their plastic footprint. Plastic Free North Devon announces today the launching of www.plasticfreenorthdevon.org, a web site devoted towards increasing understanding and awareness of issues...
Skills Shortage & Give An Hour

Skills Shortage & Give An Hour

Next Steps South West (https://nextstepssw.ac.uk/) are working with the Careers & Enterprise Company (CEC) to highlight work skills, raise aspiration, enhance employability and detail higher education pathways for young people to enter into inspirational careers....
Free Digital Marketing Skills Course for the Workplace

Free Digital Marketing Skills Course for the Workplace

Funded by the European Social Fund’s Hidden Talent in Devon programme, a group of ten local professionals successfully completed a ten week Digital Marketing pilot course at City College Plymouth. This course enabled the attendees (from varied backgrounds and with...
Hidden Talent Supporting Leaders in Plymouth

Hidden Talent Supporting Leaders in Plymouth

A group of 14 practising and aspiring managers have recently completed a Level 5 module in Leadership and Management as part of the Hidden Talent in Devon project at City College Plymouth. The course participants came from a range of backgrounds, including existing...
Cake and haircut for 100th birthday celebration

Cake and haircut for 100th birthday celebration

Celebrations continued for St Austell’s centenarian Josie Brennan at the KoKo training salons at St Austell Campus with a lovely new hairdo and a specially made cake. Josie Brennan who recently turned 100 has been having her hair done by trainee hairdressers at St...