• Watch speeches live at key quarry meeting Thursday!

    25th April 2012 | News | Claire
  • 15 objectors from Ottery St Mary and West Hill, will speak on a range of issues relating to the proposal for including Straitgate Farm in the minerals plan as a site for quarrying.

    A coach full of residents will also be present to hear the speeches and questions from the councillors.

    The decision will be made at a later date.

    The speakers batting for the Ottery team tomorrow are:

    Cllr Glyn Dobson
    Chris Wakefield
    Rupert Thistlethwayte
    Monica Mortimer
    Eileen Perkins
    Dan Jelly
    Margaret Hall
    Basil Herbert
    Cllr John Ayres
    Cllr Tony Howard
    Cllr David Cox
    Cllr Roger Giles

    Three or four speakers will present their views against an extension of Hillhead quarry at Uffculme.

    There are now around 150 objections registered against a quarry at Straitgate Farm.  The deadline for comments is Monday (30 April).  Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

    Watch the meeting live from 10.30am at:  http://www.devoncc.public-i.tv/core/