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February 28, 2019

Help to Buy is central to the Teignbrige Executive's plans to build, and sell, thousands of homes quickly. Yet its failures are now undeniable and it has only until 2023 left to run.

Help to Buy makes homes 'affordable' by allowing families repayment holidays on their b...

February 13, 2019

The abortive and failed attempt by planners and the Executive to force Outline Planning Permission through for NA3 on Tuesday (12th Feb) gave NSN members Paul Sampson and Liam Mullone a chance to talk to BBC Radio Devon.

Here are two short interviews, recorded together...

February 12, 2019

Napoleon once said ‘Never ascribe to malice that which can be attributed to incompetence’.

With TDC the issue of what is malice, and what is just incompetence, can be difficult to judge at times.

Today The Herald Express / Devon Live released this headline.

The headline i...

February 12, 2019

Today was a day of muted celebration as an undemocratic and half-baked attempt to rush through Outline Planning Permission was defeated 13-0 in the Council Chamber.

The overwhelming result came after a number of surprises. First, Councillor Phil Bullivant admitted that...


We have heard from some members of the planning committee that they have received ‘threatening’ emails in conjunction with the vote on Tuesday. Clearly this is worrying if true.

Newton Says No has not sent any threatening emails and does not condone threat, implicit o...

February 7, 2019

The worst members of our council are trying to push through outline planning which would be a BIG nail in the coffin of Wolborough Hills. They want to get their plans for NA3 signed, sealed and delivered before anyone can raise any more questions. WE REALLY NEED YOUR H...

February 7, 2019

Newton Says Nein with Henning Wehn was a great success, so thanks to all those who helped organise it - staff the bar, patrol the car park and stack the chairs. and of course all those who bought tickets.

It was a fundraiser for the struggles to come, and we actually ma...

February 5, 2019

Much has been made in the local press about the Star Wars model peering over the A38 near Ashburton. Apparently there has been a 'battle' with the council to get the thing taken down because it was put there without planning permission.

Paul Parker, who built it, seemed...

February 5, 2019

Teignbridge District Council has abandoned all pretence of serving democracy by putting Outline Planning Permission for NA3 on its meeting agenda at the last minute.

Planning Permission - the last major obstacle to pouring concrete all over our hills - will now be voted...

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It's Official: These Houses Are Not For Locals

October 14, 2018

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