1. Events to restart on East Devon District Council land

    30 July 2020

    Bookings for events can be taken again. The relaxation of lockdown rules and new guidelines from the Government has enabled East Devon District Council (EDDC) to agree that the process for hiring EDDC land can commence again from 3rd August.

  2. Pavement cafe licenses now available to hospitality businesses in East Devon

    29 July 2020

    As part of the Government’s COVID-19 recovery plans, East Devon District Council is now able to issue temporary pavement licenses to enable pubs, restaurants and other hospitality venues to increase the availability of seating and tables outside their venues

  3. Local residents to receive important voter registration information

    29 July 2020

    Households in East Devon will soon be receiving a form asking residents to check whether the information that appears on the electoral register for those living at their address is correct as part of East Devon’s annual voter registration canvass.

  4. Two fires at East Devon District Council-owned Greenhaven sheltered properties in Budleigh Salterton confirmed as arson

    29 July 2020

    Two small fires within five days at the Greenhaven sheltered properties in Budleigh Salterton are being investigated as arson by police.

  5. East Devon District Council to re-open a further 12 play areas from Monday 27 July

    24 July 2020

    East Devon District Council will be re-opening a further 12 play areas from Monday (27th July) following the relaxation of restrictions around the coronavirus lockdown.

  6. Council offers advice to businesses to operate safely and be Covid-19 compliant

    17 July 2020

    “We’re here to help”

  7. East Devon District Council to re-open 12 play areas from Monday 13 July

    10 July 2020

    Phased re-opening of play areas and outdoor gyms once safety inspections have taken place

  8. Cardboard recycling in East Devon at a record high during coronavirus lockdown

    09 July 2020

    Households asked to be patient as crews redouble efforts to collect the backlog

  9. Call out to Exmouth residents to rejuvenate seafront

    08 July 2020

    Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) is leading a call out to the Exmouth community to join a new project to rejuvenate a section of the Exmouth seafront, known as the Abode of Love.

  10. East Devon beaches claim Blue Flags and Seaside Awards for 2020

    06 July 2020

    Blue Flag for Sidmouth this year

  11. East Devon District Council to re-open its skate parks and multi-use games areas (MUGAs) from Monday 6 July

    03 July 2020

    Council working towards opening some play areas from Friday 13 July

  12. New round of discretionary grant funding opens for East Devon businesses

    02 July 2020

    The second round of the Government's Discretionary Grant Fund will be open for applications from the 6th July to 17th July.

  13. Council responds to the Committee on Climate Change Annual Report

    01 July 2020

    East Devon District Council have responded to the recently issued Government ‘Committee on Climate Change’ annual report by reiterating how it wants East Devon to play a role locally in the global challenge to combat and avoid the worse effects of climate change.

  14. East Devon beach huts and chalets to re-open with charges reduced for the remaining season

    01 July 2020

    East Devon District Council’s beach huts and chalets will re-open from Saturday 4 July, in line with the government’s relaxation of lockdown rules.