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Entries for October 2013

DateBlog Entry
Thursday, 31 October 2013Gittisham Parish councillors to hear proposals for 300 houses
Wednesday, 30 October 2013Campaigners stage surprise protest against EDDC secrecy
Monday, 28 October 2013Flood alerts in Ottery area remain
Sunday, 27 October 2013East Devon tories condemn supermarket levy motion
Sunday, 27 October 2013Batten down the hatches time
Saturday, 26 October 2013Tree task and finish forum won’t meet until the new year
Saturday, 26 October 2013Tree motion deferred to set up task and finish forum
Saturday, 26 October 2013The end of the re-jigged East Devon Business Forum?
Friday, 25 October 2013EDDC conservative councillor collective amnesia?
Friday, 25 October 2013Councillors deny £4.8m loan is needed for office move
Friday, 25 October 2013Information links for severe weather warning
Friday, 25 October 2013EDDC letter to Pickles: Cuts on svcs could have severe impact
Thursday, 24 October 2013East Devon councillor raises concern about broadband secrecy
Thursday, 24 October 2013Worst storms for 20 years on their way to East Devon
Thursday, 24 October 2013A list of proposed budget cuts at EDDC
Thursday, 24 October 2013Railways motion supported on proviso HS2 criticism removed
Thursday, 24 October 2013Broadband suppliers hit back at criticism
Thursday, 24 October 2013Governance paper on former cllr refused release until Nov
Thursday, 24 October 2013When will the ED Business Forum scrutiny restart?
Thursday, 24 October 2013How much will £4.8m loan to move offices cost residents?
Thursday, 24 October 2013Written answer coming from chairman on Divianigate
Wednesday, 23 October 2013How one ditch can cause so much angst
Wednesday, 23 October 2013Date set for Feniton’s watershed triple appeal planning inquiry
Wednesday, 23 October 2013Four dwellings approved in West Hill
Wednesday, 23 October 2013Appeal for 10 dwellings allowed in West Hill
Wednesday, 23 October 2013Tipton’s mobile library service set to be lost
Wednesday, 23 October 2013Kelly Lynch lodges complaint with Local Govt Ombudsman
Wednesday, 23 October 2013EDDC office move secrecy row
Tuesday, 22 October 2013Congratulations Maia from King’s School!
Monday, 21 October 2013Ottery Help scheme seeks out new volunteers
Monday, 21 October 2013West Hill Residents Association needs you!
Thursday, 17 October 2013Lobbying guidelines: Officers will report back in January
Wednesday, 16 October 2013“Personal campaigns” no longer vetoed in policy
Wednesday, 16 October 2013EDDC complaints procedure to get a review
Tuesday, 15 October 2013Necessary or desirable?  Scrutiny cttee looks at cuts to services
Tuesday, 15 October 2013Three items for debate at “full” EDDC scrutiny committee
Tuesday, 15 October 2013Save Our Sidmouth reacts to Diviani’s allegations
Monday, 14 October 2013Four motions up for debate at EDDC’s full council next week
Sunday, 13 October 2013Special trees of West Hill - project showcase this Friday
Friday, 11 October 2013Comments on the latest draft of EDDC local plan
Friday, 11 October 2013Limited weight to be attached to the draft local plan
Thursday, 10 October 2013West Hill killed oaks would have lived for another 100 years
Thursday, 10 October 2013Tipton St John application for 19 houses is rejected
Thursday, 10 October 2013Diversion signs made clearer for route through Wiggaton
Thursday, 10 October 2013East Devon Alliance response to Paul Diviani’s smears
Wednesday, 09 October 2013Govt further tightens its grip on the right to free speech
Wednesday, 09 October 2013Regeneration plan on hold following funding problems
Tuesday, 08 October 2013Access denied:  Redacted confidential office move minutes
Tuesday, 08 October 2013Planning inspector seeks “topic papers” from EDDC
Monday, 07 October 2013DCC wildflower verge trial launches in Ottery Rural
Monday, 07 October 2013Motion on tree protection for next EDDC council meeting
Monday, 07 October 2013Paul Diviani’s message on budgets (with a few other references)
Sunday, 06 October 2013Developer kills ancient oaks in West Hill
Sunday, 06 October 2013DCC “tough choices” meetings set for East Devon
Sunday, 06 October 2013DCC motions delayed until November cabinet
Sunday, 06 October 2013Devon County Council launches “tough choices”
Friday, 04 October 2013More Govt double crossing afoot on gagging bill
Friday, 04 October 2013East Devon Business Group dissolves for “bigger” focus
Thursday, 03 October 2013Residents give district the thumbs up
Thursday, 03 October 2013Police commissioner criticised on staffing costs
Tuesday, 01 October 2013Councils close to going bust, says Tory local government chief