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30 November 2014       Solar Plan for Sidmouth: another application rejected   The debate about what to do about local production of energy continues…

28 October 2014          Knowle relocation project: latest news on the FOI tribunal   Another busy period for the District Council’s project…

30 August 2014           Local plan … and housing figures latest   One of the founding principles of the Vision Group was to ‘commend the residents’ vision to the Local Development Framework’ …

25 July 2014                Sidmouth Beach Management Plan: more delays feared   There have been several updates in the press of late…

25 July 2014               “Waste of Space” campaign to identify alternative sites:    “More housing is needed in England and we support the Government’s policy that brownfield land should be used for new homes.”

27 June 2014               Sidenergy launches share offer   The offer was launched at the VGS Annual General Meeting

27 June 2014               AGM news   The public meeting brought together people to come up with ideas in response to the Town Council invitation

27 June 2014                How would you improve Sidmouth?   The Town Council asked residents for ideas and the public responded with the following

29 April 2014                Cycling: Sustrans publishes Sidmouth to Feniton study   The cycling organisation Sustrans has put together a proper feasibility study for the proposed walking/cycling route from Sidmouth to Feniton

09 April 2014                Wildflower Meadow in the Byes   Keith Owen Fund awards Friends of The Byes £640 towards the cost of planting more wildflowers in Sid Meadow this spring

05 April 2014               East Devon draft Local Plan is rejected as “unsound with serious evidential failings”   … and there are serious questions as to how this happened.

30 March 2014            Sid Valley community receives funding for energy efficiency   Energy Saving Trust’s Ready for Retrofit programme supports energy efficiency in social housing, businesses and the community

01 March 2014            Sidmouth Beach Management Plan – questions for the consultation event: Thurs 6th March   Further to the Sidmouth BMP Steering Group’s meeting and reports…

28 February 2014         The Natural History of Sid Valley   The Sid Vale Association is publishing a booklet which takes a seasonal look at the wildlife in Sid Valley

09 February 2014         Sidmouth Beach Management Plan Steering Group    Report from the first meeting of 4th February


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