the Devon Week Blog
Teignmouth hosted Shadow Home Secretary Chris Grayling and Conservative Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the new Newton Abbot constituency, Anne Marie Morris. Chris said, the Conservatives would free up the police from paperwork to get them back out on the streets
Newton Abbot Town Crier Ken Purchase in full town crier costume directed traffic around a burning van
Newton Abbot Trago Mills boss Bruce Roberston is against the new plans from Arnold White Estates and Sibelco for former ‘Little Poland’ at Ilford Park, Newton Abbot
Newton Abbot’s independent bookshop to stay closed following death of owner Stella Watson
The Seale-Hayne Futures Group has called on the Plymouth University to put £1M from the sale of the Seale-Hayne property back into education – namely the Seale-Hayne Educational Trust.
Exeter University has come up with something that may help England win the World Cup, with an explanation of what causes falling foul at football penalty shoot outs.
Devon has £2 million more to add to its cycling warchest. This £2 million from Cycling England’s Finding New Solutions initiative, to create cycling ‘hubs’ throughout the county, and adds to the £25 million to make Devon a premier destination for cycling tourism.