Geoffrey Cox MP has welcomed new figures which show that disadvantaged children in Torridge and West Devon are set to receive £536, 000 this year under the Coalition government’s new ‘pupil premium’.
Teignbridge and Torridge District Councils have been recognised for outstanding public service delivery at the Local Government Chronicle Annual Awards Evening 2011.
Geoffrey Cox, MP for Torridge & West Devon is calling for all households within his constituency to take part in the BT Race to Infinity competition for better broadband speeds.
Torridge and West Devon MP Geoffrey Cox has called for the return of the Tavistock Job Centre as unemployment rises in his constituency by 68.5 per cent.
The Job Centre was closed in March 2008, and people have had to travel to Plymouth to gain access to benefits and services.