Monthly Archives: July 2012

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Get involved in East Devon Heath Week!

By |2012-07-29T17:49:57+00:00July 29th, 2012|News|

This week is the annual East Devon Heath Week, with the coming together of the RSPB, the countryside department of EDDC and Devon Wildlife Trust.

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Pig unit application saga continues

By |2012-07-29T13:33:11+00:00July 29th, 2012|News|

The applicant hoping to build a large indoor pig unit on land designated an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) at Venn Ottery, has submitted yet more plans.

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Tories embrace East Devon Business Forum

By |2012-07-26T08:06:16+00:00July 26th, 2012|News|

In a debate that was riddled with heckling and table banging last night, the East Devon District Council conservative group voted in favour of keeping the entangled relationship alive with East Devon Business Forum (EDBF).

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Ottery cycleway project to launch in the autumn

By |2012-07-19T14:39:13+00:00July 19th, 2012|News|

A campaign to create a cycleway from Feniton to Ottery to Tipton to Sidmouth, will really get underway during September, following some brilliant initial work by year seven of the Kings School.

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Population reaches over 56 million, says last year’s census

By |2012-07-16T12:59:49+00:00July 16th, 2012|News|

The population of England and Wales has reached 56.1 million, up by 3.7 million in a decade, the 2011 Census shows.

It is the largest growth shown by any census since they began in 1801.

The Office for National Statistics says that about 55% of the population increase was the result of net migration.

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Tipton St John makes national news

By |2012-07-11T13:20:28+00:00July 11th, 2012|News|

Tipton St John was featured on the BBC’s Today Programme yesterday morning.

Residents, including Golden Lion proprietor, Franky Teissier, was interviewed about the flooding at the weekend, which affected his property. 

Susan Morgan and Sylvia Blunt were interviewed about the devastating floods of the 1960s, which washed away the village’s bridge.

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