1. Exmouth's Inaugural Gate to Plate Festival Celebrated as a Triumph

    30 April 2024

    Exmouth’s first ever Gate to Plate event, celebrating the finest local food and craft producers, was pronounced a resounding success today (Tuesday 30 April) with up to 8,000 visitors attending.

  2. The first expansion of Cranbrook gets a green light

    26 April 2024

    East Devon District Council (EDDC) has granted planning permission for the first expansion of Cranbrook. It is the largest planning permission issued by EDDC since permission for the new town was issued, more than 13 years ago.

  3. Devon’s nature-focussed organisations welcome expert dog advice

    25 April 2024

    With the increasing number of dog owners, land managers and nature-focussed leaders are turning their attention to making better places for people, farm animals and nature when managing outdoor spaces.

  4. Update on Exmouth seawall repair and demolition of seafront building

    19 April 2024

    The works to replace the damaged seawall and building on Exmouth seafront are progressing well. This is despite the severe damage, caused a few weeks ago by storms, to the National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) building, slipway and further sections of the seawall.

  5. Local Visitor Economy Partnership for Devon - response

    17 April 2024

    Visit England recently announced that Devon and Partners have achieved a new Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) accreditation for the county.

  6. Applications pouring in for East Devon's latest business grant fund

    17 April 2024

    East Devon District Council is experiencing a surge in interest for its latest grant fund, reflecting a strong demand to innovate and diversify among local businesses and organisations.

  7. Sidmouth Summer Play Festival looks forward to another fantastic year

    15 April 2024

    Sidmouth Summer Play Festival looks forward to another fantastic year at The Manor Pavilion Theatre

  8. Statement on Poltimore House fire

    10 April 2024

    Councillors and staff from East Devon District Council (EDDC) are deeply saddened to hear about the devastating fire at Poltimore House.

  9. Candidate list for EDDC’s Exmouth by-election revealed

    10 April 2024

    The list of those vying for the Exmouth Brixington Ward seat at East Devon District Council’s (EDDC) upcoming by-election on May 2, 2024, has been published.

  10. Enjoy a celebration of Spring at Holyford Woods on Bluebell Day

    09 April 2024

    Lovers of the spectacular annual display of bluebells at Holyford Woods near Colyford will be delighted to join East Devon District Council’s (EDDC) annual Bluebell Day.

  11. Special Feature: EDDC Honorary Alderman David Atkins Shares 50-Year-Old Memories

    05 April 2024

    The right to share your views on planning applications in your area was only introduced when East Devon District Council (EDDC) was founded.

  12. EDDC to celebrate 50th anniversary and Armed Forces Covenant

    05 April 2024

    East Devon District Council (EDDC) has planned celebrations for its landmark 50th anniversary, which took place this week on Monday, April 1st.