Support for bridge plan in Exmouth and other news

07:00 25 January 2013

Archant

Plans to build an access bridge to a property over Littleham Brook have been supported by Exmouth Town Council. Read this and more.

SUPPORT FOR BRIDGE: Plans to build an access bridge to a property over Littleham Brook have been supported by Exmouth Town Council.

Councillors said the plan, for Brookdale, should go ahead, subject to conservation and Environment Agency reports.

East Devon District Council will now rule on the plan.

-----

TOP WOMEN SOUGHT: Calling all women trailblazers – the hunt is on to find Britain’s brightest female.

Women in Exmouth and East Devon are being urged to enter the 2013 First Women Awards.

Created in 2005 by Real Business and the CBI, the First Women Awards recognise pioneering women who are setting the agenda for future generations across a range of sectors – from business and the media to engineering and technology.

The closing date for entries is Friday, April 5, with the awards ceremony taking place at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square on Wednesday, June 12, hosted by broadcaster and sports presenter, Clare Balding.

● For information on how to enter the awards, visit: www.fwa.realbusiness.co.uk

-----

EXTENSION: Plans to extend a Littleham home have been supported by Exmouth Town Council.

The plan, for 6 Capel Lane, will now be considered by East Devon District Council.

-----

A La Ronde: Exmouth Town Council has approved plans to cut down a sycamore tree at A la Ronde.

0 comments

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 12:30

Community and voluntary groups which feel in need of more support or want to learn how to work more effectively are being urged to register with a local charity.

Read more
Yesterday, 06:30

An application to build five houses on agricultural land in East Budleigh looks set to get the go-ahead.

Read more
Fri, 15:13

Photographers have been capturing the first frost of the season.

Read more
Fri, 14:57

Visitors looking to do Christmas shopping can benefit from cheaper parking in East Devon, thanks to a returning offer from the district council.

Read more
Fri, 14:41

A serial burglar from Lympstone has been given a chance to overcome his drug habit and warned he faces a five year jail term if he fails.

Read more
Fri, 12:30

A Royal Navy officer made a return to her old stomping ground to present Exmouth’s Sea Cadets with their latest award, writes Daniel Green.

Read more
Fri, 10:00

The closure of a mineral processing plant in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) could mean 140 fewer HGVs a day travelling across Woodbury Common.

Read more
Fri, 06:30

Lympstone residents have accused Devon County Council (DCC) of ignoring the village during the Dinan Way extension consultation process.

Read more
Thu, 16:59

‘Any positive ideas are seriously compromised by austerity agenda’ - Sidmouth nurse and steward for the trade union

Read more
Thu, 12:30

Exmouth planners have backed the refurbishment of an iconic town centre building – with opposition to the scheme described as ‘hogwash’.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 6°C

min temp: 6°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications