1. EDDC remind visitors of the importance of water safety this summer

    27 July 2021

    At the start of summer school holidays and the recent heatwave there has been a sobering reminder of the dangers of drowning with more than 20 people losing their lives across the UK.

  2. THG's Creative Cabin recognised in national awards

    16 July 2021

    THG's Creative Cabin has been awarded Highly Commended in the Pandemic Pivot category of the 2021 Museums + Heritage Awards.

  3. EDDC hopes to build social housing on the former football pitch at Millwey Rise, in Axminster

    16 July 2021

    Plans to build much-needed social and affordable housing on a former football pitch in Axminster in the long term.

  4. Neighbourhood plans adopted for Farringdon, Otterton, Newton Poppleford and Harpford

    16 July 2021

    Plans that will help shape developments in Farringdon, Otterton, Newton Poppleford and Harpford for the next two decades have been officially ‘made’ (adopted).

  5. Covid support for East Devon businesses tops £83m

    16 July 2021

    East Devon District Council provided essential support to local businesses with grants totalling more than £83.3m for 14,839 approved cases since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. In all, Council officers managed 12 different schemes, handled over 15,000 applications and many more enquiries.

  6. The iconic Manor Pavilion reopens with sparkling Summer Play season

    15 July 2021

    The Manor Pavilion Theatre, Sidmouth launches its Summer Play Season of 6 irresistible plays across 12 weeks

  7. £100k awarded to innovative nature project in East Devon

    13 July 2021

    Defra and the Environment Agency have awarded £100k to East Devon District Council to drive private investment and tackle climate change.