One Council proposal will not be submitted to the Secretary of State

On Tuesday 31 October South Hams District Council and West Devon Borough Council voted on the proposal to create one new council. The results are as follows: In South Hams 19 councillors voted to submit a proposal to the secretary of state, 8 voted against and  3...

Further One Council FAQs Videos

The consultation on the proposal to create one new council for South Hams and West Devon will close at midnight on 8th October.  If you haven’t already done so click the Have your say button to complete a short survey and tell us what you think of the proposal....

One Council – Democracy Videos

Councillors from both South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils have recorded a series of videos to answer democracy questions being raised as part of the One Council consultation. Please follow the links below to find out more: South Hams Videos   West...

Telephone Survey – One Council Consultation – Starts Today

Marketing Means, a local Devon based research company will be conducting a telephone survey on behalf of South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils today.  The telephone survey will run for three weeks and is aimed at South Hams and West Devon residents. ...

Leader of South Hams states the facts!

Since South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils launched their consultation on proposals to create one council, there has been a lot of speculation about levels of debt and borrowing.  Last week the councils hit back with the real facts about West...

One Council Clarification Questions

South Hams and West Devon residents have now begun having their say on proposals to create one new council for South Hams and West Devon. There has been some interesting debates on social media, with residents asking supplementary questions inorder to help them...