Planning bids backed in Budleigh and other news

07:00 29 October 2012

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Town planners have supported improvements to various house in the town. Read this and more.

EXTENSION BACKED: Town planners have backed improvements to The Firs Residential Home, 33 West Hill.

The plan proposes single-storey extensions with alterations and improvements to vehicular access and car parking provision. The final decision will be made by district planners.


FLEECE STOLEN: On September 29 a ladies’ fleece was taken from the beach after it was left unattended.


ANNEXE GREENLIGHT: A bid to convert an existing barn and studio at Clyst Hayes, 2 Knowle Road, into annexe accommodation has been backed by the town council.

The final decision will be made by district planners.


SHOPLIFTING: A female entered a shop in High Street, selected an item from a shelf, hid it in a bag and left without paying, say police.


HOME IMPROVEMENTS: Two planning applications have been filed with district planners; replacement UPVC windows at 8A & 8B The Lawn Budleigh Salterton and construction of conservatory on rear elevation at 20 Fore Street Otterton.

Both applications will be considered by the district council.


TASTER DAY: Bicton College’s enormous range of career opportunities were on show to teachers and careers advisers at a special taster day. Activities included plasma welding, tractor diagnostics and pedigree sheep breeding.


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