Election 2015



Local Election News

Friday, December 30, 2016

District chiefs under fire amid rising costs and claims of a lack of transparency

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Thursday, June 2, 2016

Developers with plans to build a 115-home retirement community at Knowle, which have been described as ‘shambolic’ and ‘visually awful’, have been told to go back to the drawing board by Sidmouth Town Council.

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Sunday, May 8, 2016

Plans for security staff accommodation and to convert 18 pitches from grass to gravel at a Sidmouth holiday park will be considered by the district council’s development management committee next week.

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Sunday, May 1, 2016

Newly-elected independent representatives have launched a bid to delay East Devon District Council’s (EDDC) relocation from Sidmouth.

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Tuesday, December 1, 2015

The impact of an overnight closure at Sidmouth’s Manor Road car park will be monitored by district bosses – who have pledged they will be ‘as flexible as possible’ with its new opening times.

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Friday, November 13, 2015

Up to 25 Syrian families could be settled in East Devon in the next five years as part of a government scheme to help people fleeing the war-torn country.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Moves to register public footpaths across the grounds of East Devon District Council’s headquarters at Knowle have been rejected by a government-appointed inspector.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Angry civic leaders have blasted the ‘shocking’ way East Devon District Council (EDDC) announced an idea to redevelop a town centre car park.

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015

The ruling Conservative group at East Devon District Council (EDDC) has hit back at comments made by a Sidmouth representative over the future of the eastern town - branding them ‘naïve and misleading’.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Tidying streets, removing graffiti and fixing vandalised street furniture – these are just some of the things the town council’s burgeoning number of employees are quietly doing behind the scenes to ensure that Exmouth remains attractive to residents and visitors alike.

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General Election News

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Stroke Association is calling on all runners to pledge their support to raise funds for research.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Campaigners urge Tories to scrap loopholes for corporate fat cats

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Sunday, May 10, 2015

Independents win 16 seats

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Sunday, May 10, 2015

A popular candidate - who secured nearly a quarter of the vote in the race for East Devon’s parliamentary seat – has thanked her supporters.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

East Devon’s parliamentary runner-up, Claire Wright, has not ruled out standing again in the next election.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

Oliver Letwin, the Conservative candidate for Dorset West, has been returned with a majority of more than 16,000.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

Conservative Neil Parish has been returned as the MP for the Tiverton and Honton constituency with a majority of 20,156.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

Hugo Swire secured election victory to be returned as East Devon’s MP for a fourth term after, increasing his majority by 3,147 votes.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

The overall voter turnout for East Devon was 71.7 per cent.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

East Devon’s UKIP parliamentary candidate is calling for electoral reform, as he says the current system is no longer viable.

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