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Entries for July 2014

DateBlog Entry
Wednesday, 30 July 2014EDDC full council questions and answers from last week’s meeting
Friday, 25 July 2014Devon County Council votes in favour of relaxing public speaking rules
Wednesday, 23 July 2014A baying mob ...
Tuesday, 22 July 2014Public speaking restrictions at planning committee mtgs - Bloxham and Arnott battle it out on radio
Tuesday, 22 July 2014Four questions and a motion for tomorrow evening’s EDDC full council meeting
Sunday, 20 July 2014An excellent day campaigning in Topsham
Sunday, 20 July 2014Dozens turn out for Persimmon exhibition at West Hill
Friday, 18 July 2014Ottery library campaign group latest news
Friday, 18 July 2014Ottery’s library - my consultation response
Wednesday, 16 July 2014Guardian journalists visit the Otter to look for beavers ....
Wednesday, 16 July 2014Aylesbeare fete makes over £2500 for the community
Wednesday, 16 July 2014Local schools pledge support for Ottery’s library
Tuesday, 15 July 2014EDDC office relocation goes to tribunal
Tuesday, 15 July 2014Ottery area broadband improvements delayed by around two months
Sunday, 13 July 2014Doubts over whether police investigation is still ongoing into activities of former councillor
Sunday, 13 July 2014Catching Devon’s wild beavers will be tricky, Defra concedes
Friday, 11 July 2014300 houses on the edge of Gittisham - further delay
Tuesday, 08 July 2014£15,000 jar of honey boosts conservative party funds
Monday, 07 July 2014Public speaking rules set to be relaxed at Devon County Council
Monday, 07 July 2014EDDC report on Ottery town council planning row to remain private
Monday, 07 July 2014Application to build 300 houses at Gittisham returns to planning committee on Friday
Monday, 07 July 2014East Devon independent councillors worried over desire to stifle democracy
Monday, 07 July 2014Newly created campaign group work to keep Ottery’s library open
Sunday, 06 July 2014Devon councillors to discuss relaxing public speaking rules
Saturday, 05 July 2014A great morning campaigning in Sidmouth
Friday, 04 July 2014A special evening at Fingle Woods
Friday, 04 July 2014County council rules against village green bid to retain Knowle parkland
Thursday, 03 July 2014Aggregate Industries meets with Devon County Council officers over plans to quarry near Ottery
Thursday, 03 July 2014Out-of-hospital plan ‘a recipe for disaster’, MPs warn
Wednesday, 02 July 2014Hugo Swire urged to push for consultation over beaver removal
Wednesday, 02 July 2014A successful morning in Exmouth
Tuesday, 01 July 2014Petition demanding that Defra leave the beavers on the Otter takes off fast ....
Tuesday, 01 July 2014Ottery Town Council to discuss range of “hot topics” at West Hill next week