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Entries for March 2015

DateBlog Entry
Monday, 30 March 2015Great public meeting at Ottery on Friday evening!
Thursday, 26 March 2015After four years of battling Sidford industrial estate is struck from Local Plan
Thursday, 26 March 2015Health scrutiny committee to send letter of concern to secretary of state
Thursday, 26 March 2015EDDC approves costly office move and insists it will save money
Tuesday, 24 March 2015Hugo Swire belittles people on benefits: Independent candidate, Claire Wright, demands an apology
Monday, 23 March 2015EDDC proposes very high housing growth for district
Friday, 20 March 2015Meeting sixth form students at Sidmouth College
Friday, 20 March 2015East Devon District Council to rely on national publicity to encourage voter registration
Thursday, 19 March 2015Brilliant meeting at Budleigh last night!
Monday, 16 March 2015My objection to the demolition of the Aylesbeare Inn and building of three dwellings
Monday, 16 March 2015Public meetings - this week Budleigh, West Hill, Whimple and Tipton, next week Ottery!
Thursday, 12 March 2015Diviani says “No” to request to delay office relocation until after secret information release
Wednesday, 11 March 2015Ottery beavers free of tapeworm
Wednesday, 11 March 2015My odds drop to 9/2 with William Hill
Wednesday, 11 March 2015Sky News broadcasts interviews of me campaigning in Sidmouth
Monday, 09 March 2015Useful renewable energy event at Westpoint, next month
Saturday, 07 March 2015West Hill launches its bid to breakaway from Ottery Town Council
Saturday, 07 March 2015Speed cushions for West Hill opposed by East Devon conservatives
Friday, 06 March 2015Why elect me to Parliament - in two minutes….
Thursday, 05 March 2015Express & Echo and Exmouth Journal letters pages full of “sound and fury”
Wednesday, 04 March 2015Chatting with a group of Exmouth students
Wednesday, 04 March 2015Buzz at Topsham last night
Wednesday, 04 March 2015Otter Rotters take up new residence at the old Woods Farm recycling centre near Sidmouth!
Tuesday, 03 March 2015Government inspector instructs East Devon District Council to “get on” with development document
Tuesday, 03 March 2015“Unprecedented” odds for an Independent candidate, say bookmakers William Hill
Tuesday, 03 March 2015Save Ottery Hospital campaigners hand over petition of 1900 names
Tuesday, 03 March 2015The appalling impact of benefit sanctions
Monday, 02 March 2015Crime commissioner Tony Hogg to spend £500,000 on move