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January 17, 2019

The Petition by Newton Says No on community petitions website Avaaz has passed 5000 signatures, the unofficial target it set out to reach.

The fact that fully one fifth of the parish now opposes the council's plans to drown us in concrete must surely be concerning a cou...

January 10, 2019

Hot off the press is this tantalising bit of sticky-backed gloss paper that looks good in your window, on a lamppost, on a horrified surveyors' report... absolutely anywhere, so long as a councillor sees it and feels cross.

It combines the very latest in militant slogan...

December 22, 2018

Council Leader Jeremy Christophers has accused NHS leaders of 'trying it on' and 'trying to get a million quid off us'. The astonishing accusation was made when NHS chiefs based at Torbay told the council that its plans to build up to 1,500 houses on the western side o...

November 25, 2018

Teignbridge Council leader Jeremy Christophers seemed to expect praise and adulation from the public this week when he proudly announced that a horrific plan to build a road through Baker's Park won't be happening - because there WILL be a similarly monstrous road betw...

November 12, 2018

 Journalist Liam Mullone reflects on how the language of property developers is as deceitful as the Newspeak of Orwell's nightmarish future. How can you believe a planner's map in which everything is shaded green?

November 4, 2018

Teignbridge District Council has decided that Parish Councillors must only speak 'if spoken to' on site visits and in planning meetings, following a spate of people saying things TDC doesn't want the public to hear.

Presented to journalists at Devon Live / Torbay Expres...

October 30, 2018

London-based development firm CEG has made its intentions clearer on the one bit of land left out of the original 'carpet of concrete' that is to extend from Newton Abbot to Abbotskerswell.

Apparently it is to be another 450-home 'village' that will sit next to all the...

October 14, 2018

An article in the Mid Devon Advertiser on 28.09.18 reveals that Norman Rew is to submit plans for yet another housing project, this one nominally titled Langford Bridge, the address at which Norman Rew's farms currently stands. This will mean that, when the Wolborough...

October 14, 2018

The Mid Devon Advertiser has reported that Councillor amanda Forde is on th everge of quitting TDC because the atmosphere at forde House is one of misogyny and bullying.

She stated: "I have absolutely no desire to sit on Teignbridge Council... it needs a massive shake-u...

October 14, 2018

It will come as no surprise to the people of Newton Abbot, who have asked Humphrey Clemens time and again just WHO he expects to live in the 12,000+ new-build houses he plans to smear across our countryside, but now it's irrefutable. A whopping 60% of them witll be peo...

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It's Official: These Houses Are Not For Locals

October 14, 2018

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