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Funding Opportunities for Small Charities

Funding Opportunity from the Small Charities Fund 

This fund is for small developmental charities in the UK working in some of the world’s poorest countries to deliver progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals, including areas such as education.

Supporting Our Pubs

After dry January I had the chance to reflect on the importance of our pubs and beer! This constituency is home to 111 pubs which directly employ 1,429 people.

Railway Improvements & Veteran's Railcard

It is no secret that the South West’s rail links need dramatic improvement - so meeting the Secretary of State to discuss how we might be able to improve and even restore our railways was very welcome.

Stagecoach is asking for YOUR opinion on bus routes!

Stagecoach is looking to local residents for their views on the proposed new bus routes. There are a number of proposed changes in the South Hams and Torbay area so please do look at the consultation. 

Click here for a link to the consultation page on their website. 

Royalty in Totnes

Valeport is often described (by me!) as a jewel in the crown of local businesses based in Totnes and South Devon. Valeport hosted Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal on Thursday 6th February. Valeport’s products are truly unique and they reach markets across the globe.

Mangnall's Maiden Speech to the House of Commons

On Wednesday 22nd January, shortly after Prime Minister's Questions, Anthony Mangnall, the Member of Parliament for the Constituency of Totnes, addressed the House of Commons in his maiden speech.