Coast News - 2019

Christmas is much merrier with a terrier: Grove Nurseries’ ‘A Winter’s Tail’

19th December, 2019

Grove Nurseries, located in Landulp, Cornwall, held their Christmas nativity with a twist


Launch of new Excellence in Place Leadership programme set to drive innovation

16th September, 2019

Developed by ADEPT, in partnership with Amey, the programme will bring together forward-thinking ‘thought leaders’ from across ADEPT to form a professional netw


South West once again at the bottom of Government transport spending agenda

9th September, 2019

The PRTF is calling on the Government to review transport spending for the South West region in light of a recent report by Institute for Public Policy Research


ADEPT comment on spending review

5th September, 2019

ADEPT has cautiously welcomed yesterday’s spending review, whilst calling for more detail and a more coherent long-term climate change investment strategy.


Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) select communications specialist as a board member

17th July, 2019

The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) has selected Liz Waugh as a member of the 2019/20 ICE Trustee Board


Investment in digital connectivity is vital for the economy and the environment – ADEPT sets out digital priorities post-Brexit

3rd July, 2019

ADEPT has set out its key policy positions on how to deliver digital connectivity.


ADEPT launches its position on climate change

2nd July, 2019

ADEPT has called on the Government to take urgent action to support local authorities’ work on climate change.


Hinkley Point C project scoops up at the Institution of Civil Engineers South West awards dinner 2019

1st July, 2019

Key infrastructure projects from across the South West were recognised for the incredible contribution they make to local communities throughout the region.


ADEPT comment on Transport Select Committee enquiry

1st July, 2019

ADEPT has commented on the Transport Select committee enquiry report ‘Local roads funding and maintenance: filling the gap’, released today (1st July).


ADEPT celebrates success at annual awards event

28th June, 2019

ADEPT's annual Dinner and President’s awards took place on (Thursday 27th June 2019), celebrating the outstanding achievements of ADEPT members and partners


Preparing for a Changing Climate: Good Practice Guide published

27th June, 2019

A new guide has been published that is set to boost climate change resilience & revolutionise the way local authorities manage and plan for climate change.


ADEPT’s Live Labs launched - £22.9million SMART Places programme goes live

30th May, 2019

The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport’s (ADEPT) SMART Places Live Labs programme will be launched on the 31st May.


Road Safety Trust Grant Programme

21st May, 2019

Road Safety Trust’s current grant programme remains open for applications until 21 June.


Little Life Conversations - a new campaign from Healthwatch Cornwall to get communities talking openly about death and dying

2nd May, 2019

Healthwatch Cornwall has launched a new campaign to encourage people to take the time to talk with their loved ones about their wishes.


Peninsula Rail Task Force submits formal response to the Williams Rail Review

30th April, 2019

The Peninsula Rail Task Force (PRTF) has welcomed the opportunity to submit a response to the Call for Evidence to the Williams Review announced in December 201


Potholes: tackling a legacy of underinvestment - new briefing paper launched today

31st March, 2019

The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport (ADEPT) has launched its advice note on potholes.


Salisbury Plans for a Brighter Future

28th February, 2019

A new project will be launched in March 2019, which is set to regenerate the Salisbury District Hospital site.


Government announces funding for the first phase of major resilience works at Dawlish

15th February, 2019

PRTF welcomes of £80 million in funding to commence the first phase of major resilience works to the Dawlish sea wall.