News in Sidmouth

East Devon District Council will give additional weight to all its policies that seek to address climate change.

Councillors on the Strategic Planning Committee on Tuesday morning backed a series of recommendations that aim to ensure that the Council is doing all it can to progress planning policies to address climate change as quickly as possible.

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A map of East Devon. Image courtesy of Google.

The concept of a 'network of linked villages' being built in the North West Quadrant area of East Devon will be investigated.

East Devon District Council's Strategic Planning Committee on Tuesday morning unanimously recommends to the Cabinet that East Devon supports the Exeter and East Devon garden communities status.

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A map of the current AONBs in East Devon and Dorset.

House prices in East Devon could rise 'considerably' if proposals for a new 'Jurassic' national park covering East Devon and Dorset are successful, warns the former leader of East Devon District Council.

According to councillor Ian Thomas the creation of a national park spanning Devon and Dorset could have a 'massive effect on the Jurassic Coast area'.

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Devon's bishops say they have been contacted by people anxious about the ongoing Brexit uncertainty. Image courtesy of Exeter Diocese.

Anglican Christians in Sidmouth are being asked to pray for Brexit 'unity and reconciliation'.

The Bishop of Exeter, the Right Reverend Robert Atwell, and the two Suffragan Bishops of Plymouth and Crediton, the Right Reverend Nick McKinnel and the Right Reverend Jackie Searle, have written to all the churches in East Devon for which they have responsibility with guidance about how to respond to Brexit anxiety in local communities.

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