News November 2021
East Devon District Council scoops three prestigious planning awards for Clyst Valley Regional Park
25 November 2021
The Clyst Valley Regional Park has been declared overall winner at the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) South West Awards for Planning Excellence 2021, as well as winning the ‘Excellence in Plan Making Practice’ category and highly commended in the RTPI South West Chairs Award for Health, Wellbeing and Inclusivity.
Event praises East Devon's wonderful community and voluntary groups
23 November 2021
Discussion on how East Devon’s incredible community and voluntary groups can be supported to build strong, resilient communities was top of the agenda at a special event organised by East Devon District Council (EDDC).
£11k handed to three worthy causes in Axminster, Exmouth and Luppitt
18 November 2021
Three more fantastic community projects have been awarded thousands of pounds as part of a £50,000 pot of Crowdfund East Devon grants.
Go on a hunt to discover new nature boxes in Sidmouth's woods
12 November 2021
New 'Creative Nature Boxes' encourage local families to connect with nature in the East Devon AONB
Cranbrook boundary review will have to wait at least six months
10 November 2021
A decision on where the Cranbrook parish boundary will be, will have to wait at least six months until an inspector has signed off a plan that outlines the area’s next developments.
Mind-mapping session held on future of Seaton Jurassic Visitor Centre
10 November 2021
A mind-mapping session on the future success of Seaton Jurassic Visitor Centre included ideas for a Jurassic heritage themed soft play, evening restaurant or café, temporary exhibitions and talks, new and more varied exhibits along with a re-design of the layout with a general broadening of its target audience.
Ottery play area to get £50k revamp, with 12 metre zip wire
09 November 2021
An Ottery play area, designed by more than 200 local children, is getting a £50,000 revamp, with new equipment including a ground level trampoline and a 12 metre zip wire.
Steps to protect Exmouth as part of new beach management plan begin
04 November 2021
The vital steps needed to protect Exmouth’s beach from coastal erosion were discussed at the first meeting of the town’s new beach management plan steering group.
Contemporary gift ideas for this Christmas
03 November 2021
Visit Thelma Hulbert Gallery's new contemporary craft exhibition for Christmas gift inspiration.