We’ve pulled together some of the significant numbers in the Devon news this week: they include 500 Jedi Knights, 100 artist and 5% VAT
Teignbridge’s oldest astro turf pitch is set to replaced thanks to a £300k project organised by Teignbridge District Council.
Newton Abbot, Teignmouth and Dawlish are introducting free Sunday parking in a scheme that lasts until the end of March 2012
Free Sunday parking is being introduced in Newton Abbot, Teignmouth and Dawlish in a scheme that lasts until the end of March 2012
Dawlish beach fails water quality tests – people advised not to go into the water until further notice
Dawlish beach has failed ) failed a routine Environment Agency test to ensure mandatory standards of water quality for swimming, this is the first instance of a failure at this beach this season. Signage will be placed on the beach area advising members of the public not to go into the water until further notice
Dawlish has become one of the first communities in the country to be given radical new powers to help residents play a greater role in determining the future of their town.