More than 2,000 homes will be better protected from the devastating effects of flooding after a proposed Exeter flood defence scheme was given a boost by additional government funding today.
An exhibition about the last great flood in Lympstone which happened 50 years ago, takes place in the Methodist Hall this weekend. It is being held jointly between the Environment Agency and Lympstone Parish Council.
At 8.43am this morning Green Party members joined in the WAKE UP demo in Dartington, calling on Gordon Brown to commit Britain to a strong enough climate change agreement at the Copenhagen summit to avert runaway climate catastrophe. (from a Green Party press release).