Although East Devon has made a ‘remarkable start’ to its new recycling service, council chiefs have admitted that currently they cannot recycle black plastic.
Plans for a major expansion to Cranbrook, near Exeter, have been put forward.
Cranbrook Day – celebrating the cutting of the town’s first turf six years ago – was a great success with positive feedback, say its organisers.
Cranbrook’s dog owners are being urged to keep their pets away from the large ponds - sustainable drainage systems (SUDS) – that surround the Country Park and other areas.
Cranbrook residents will soon be able to recycle more of their refuse.
Plans for a proposed ecology park – a ‘key piece of green infrastructure’ and ‘fundamental to the success of Cranbrook’ – have been put forward.
Unsavoury discovery was made when Mandy Greeves, 50, called in plumber pal to her new-build home.
Six students from Cranbrook Education Campus went live on the digital airwaves last week.
A new and affordable food initiative – offering fun, friendship and different cuisines to try – is coming to Cranbrook.
Patients at Cranbrook Medical Centre risk being deregistered from the practice if they keep missing their appointments.
Tillhouse Farm – Cranbrook’s 15th century grade II listed farmhouse that was practically burnt to the ground a year ago by an arsonist – is set to rise from the ashes.
Mystery still surrounds last December’s arson attack on Tillhouse Farm.
There’s just a few days to go to Exmouth Means Business – the one-day networking event, aimed at businesses from Exmouth, East Devon and Exeter.
Exmouth Chamber of Commerce has announced “Exmouth Means Business” – a new initiative to help boost businesses in the town – on Thursday, October 27.
There’s an extraordinary sight on Exmouth’s Rolle Road for the next few days.
This year’s Exmouth Festival will have a fitting finale.
As this year’s Exmouth Festival approaches (Friday, May 27, to Sunday, June 5), there’s been an urgent call for volunteer stewards.
It may look like a little toy car that’s seen better days, but it could be worth considerably more than the actual vehicle that it’s modelled on.
There are a number of St George’s Day celebrations coming up, in and around Exmouth on Saturday, April 23.
The full line-up for this year’s Exmouth Festival (Friday, May 27 to Sunday, June 5) has been announced.
Bad Manners – the ska pop band who had a string of top ten hits in the early 1980s – are to headline this year’s Exmouth Festival.
Tillhouse Farm - the 15th-century Grade II listed farmhouse near Cranbrook, gutted last year in an act of arson - is set to rise from the ashes.
Police have issued an appeal for witnesses following a burglary in Whimple.
HISTORY was made on Sunday, December 13 as the first train rolled into Cranbrook rail station and swiftly rolled out again, bound for Exeter Central.
Carols on the Quay is coming up on Sunday, December 20, at Exmouth’s Marina, starting at 6.30pm.
Following the cancellation of last Saturday’s Christmas Cracker due to gale-force winds (see below), organisers have managed to salvage much of the original event.
Devon’s Beautiful Days festival – at Escot Park near Exeter – has won The Grass Roots Festival Award at the 2015 UK Festival Awards.
IN A significant development in the proposals to locate a large gypsy and traveller site in Cranbrook, East Devon MP Hugo Swire has urged East Devon District Council to rethink its plans.
CRANBROOK Town Council (CTC) has firmly rejected proposed plans by East Devon District Council (EDDC) to site 30 gypsy and traveller pitches on land allocated for the new town’s development.
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