1. THG wins £8,000 in Tesco’s public vote

    30 November 2016

    Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) is celebrating after winning a grant of £8,000 in a public vote run by Tesco as part of their Bags of Help initiative

  2. Countryside team celebrate National Volunteer Day

    30 November 2016

    Volunteers work is celebrated in East Devon

  3. Stockland residents vote in favour of Neighbourhood Plan at village’s referendum

    29 November 2016

    Stockland Neighbourhood Plan will now be ‘made’ and will become part of East Devon’s Development Plan

  4. Win £150 for local community and voluntary groups

    29 November 2016

    East Devon District Council urges community and voluntary groups to register with Action East Devon and receive support

  5. November update on Phase 3 of Feniton Flood Alleviation scheme

    29 November 2016

    Network Rail and council in talks over line closure to enable Phase 4 works to take place

  6. Staff from an Axminster business volunteer for the day at Seaton Wetlands

    23 November 2016

    Conservation tasks for team from Xylem Water Solutions

  7. Celebrate National Tree Week

    23 November 2016

    Get involved with the Countryside team

  8. THG to host the Winter exhibition of the South West Art Academy

    23 November 2016

    Artists of the South West Academy will bring together a new body of work focusing on paintings, photographs, prints and ceramics in an inspiring winter exhibition at THG (Thelma Hulbert Gallery)

  9. Council scoops FSB Council award

    23 November 2016

    Seaton Jurassic rewarded by FSB for helping support smaller businesses

  10. Stockland Neighbourhood Plan Referendum to be held on 24 November 2016

    23 November 2016

    Residents in Stockland Parish Council area can vote on Neighbourhood Plan for Stockland

  11. Local primary schools take over East Devon District Council for the day

    18 November 2016

    Schoolchildren get a taste of local authority’s inner workings

  12. Tenants’ safety in the run up to Christmas remains top priority for council

    18 November 2016

    East Devon’s Housing service highlights importance of tenants keeping communal hallways clear during festive season and throughout the year

  13. Honiton Dragons’ Den attracts community groups in need of funding

    17 November 2016

    Innovative event run by Active East Devon, District, Town and County Councils gives local projects a boost

  14. Getting crafty at Christmas

    17 November 2016

    Prepare for the big day by making natural crafts

  15. Honiton Gallery wins Gold at Tourism Awards

    15 November 2016

    East Devon District Council’s public art gallery -THG (Thelma Hulbert Gallery) has scooped a Gold award at the prestigious 2016 Devon Tourism Awards.

  16. Fun day brings families together at Seaton Wetlands

    11 November 2016

    Action packed event with countryside activities proves a big hit with local children and parents

  17. Tributes paid to former Seaton councillor Honorary Alderman Trevor Ffoulkes

    11 November 2016

    Funeral service to be held on November 16

  18. Plans for an Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone move a step closer

    11 November 2016

    Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone moved a step closer to becoming operational yesterday (Wednesday 9 November) as both Devon County Council and East Devon District Council agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Government.

  19. East Devon volunteers tackling autumn and winter tasks to keep the district’s countryside outstanding

    10 November 2016

    Never a quiet moment for the hardy men and women who give up their time to look after East Devon’s wild spots

  20. East Devon’s bathing waters receive an even cleaner bill of health

    08 November 2016

    Defra announces 2016 bathing water quality results – East Devon has 7 Excellent beaches and 1 Good beach

  21. Want to know more about East Devon’s new recycling and waste service changes next year? Come along to one of our information events

    08 November 2016

    Service changes in Exmouth from February 2017 and will be rolled out district-wide from June 2017

  22. Council’s Scrutiny Committee questions new Police and Crime Commissioner on local policing issues

    08 November 2016

    Councillors recommend lobbying for a fairer funding deal for Devon & Cornwall Constabulary and request improved funding for much valued local PCSOs

  23. Do you love the idea of building your own home? Then let us know says East Devon

    08 November 2016

    Council invites people interested in building their own homes to submit their details to the Self Build Register, to help ascertain demand for self-build plots in East Devon

  24. Sidford Byes play area design chosen by local schoolchildren

    08 November 2016

    Section 106 funding will pay for £29,000 of improvements to play facility in Byes Lane

  25. East Devon District Council pays tribute to Honorary Alderman Dr Bill Waterworth

    04 November 2016

    “A man of dignity, intelligence and integrity”

  26. New conservation stewards for Exeter, East Devon and Teignbridge

    04 November 2016

    Two new Habitat Mitigation Officers have been appointed to give information, advice and guidance to the public across the Exe Estuary, Dawlish Warren and East Devon Pebblebed Heaths.

  27. Choose a carol for East Devon District Council’s first-ever Christmas Civic Service

    04 November 2016

    Service to be held at Sidmouth Parish Church on Sunday 11th December

  28. Cranbrook, East Devon’s New Town Shortlisted for LGC Awards 2017

    04 November 2016

    Local Government Chronicle (LGC) has announced that East Devon’s new town of Cranbrook has been shortlisted in the ‘Housing Initiative’ category of their prestigious 2017 LGC Awards.

  29. Halloween Party a spooktacular success

    03 November 2016

    Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) in Honiton celebrated the national Museums at Night festival with a spooktacular Halloween party

  30. It’s been a good year says East Devon’s annual report, and we’re working on getting it better still

    03 November 2016

    Review of 2015 to 2016 shows council is continually striving to improve and fulfil the promises it made in the council plan

  31. Experts invited to tender for Port Royal Scoping Study

    03 November 2016

    Study expected to begin in the New Year

  32. East Devon District Council prepares Exmouth site for regeneration

    01 November 2016

    Work being carried out to demolish buildings on Queen’s Drive site

  33. East Devon District Council to consult with Exmouth residents and businesses on third phase of Queen’s Drive renewal

    01 November 2016

    Council reaffirms its commitment to significant investment for the project

  34. 2017 East Devon Countryside calendar is now available!

    01 November 2016

    Features beautiful photos of the district’s country life