1. East Devon's new draft Local Plan revealed, with potential locations for hundreds of new homes

    03 December 2021

    Map of East Devon proposed housing sites
    Dw stands for dwellings.

    A draft new Local Plan reveals potential locations for where new homes could be built, including an option for a new town, as well as East Devon’s ambitious plans to become carbon neutral by 2040.

  2. East Devon District Council pull out all the stops to Keep Santa Jolly this Christmas

    02 December 2021

    What could be more magical and festive than East Devon's high streets, with all the sights, sounds and smells that make this the most wonderful time of the year, as the lights switch on, a festive season begins.

  3. East Devon District Council scoops three prestigious planning awards for Clyst Valley Regional Park

    25 November 2021

    The Clyst Valley Regional Park has been declared overall winner at the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) South West Awards for Planning Excellence 2021, as well as winning the ‘Excellence in Plan Making Practice’ category and highly commended in the RTPI South West Chairs Award for Health, Wellbeing and Inclusivity.

  4. Event praises East Devon's wonderful community and voluntary groups

    23 November 2021

    Discussion on how East Devon’s incredible community and voluntary groups can be supported to build strong, resilient communities was top of the agenda at a special event organised by East Devon District Council (EDDC).

  5. Calling East Devon Christmas shoppers to Please Stop Here

    22 November 2021

    East Devon District Council has launched a Christmas campaign to encourage all residents to shop locally for all their Christmas gifts and food this year.

  6. £11k handed to three worthy causes in Axminster, Exmouth and Luppitt

    18 November 2021

    Three more fantastic community projects have been awarded thousands of pounds as part of a £50,000 pot of Crowdfund East Devon grants.

  7. Go on a hunt to discover new nature boxes in Sidmouth's woods

    12 November 2021

    New 'Creative Nature Boxes' encourage local families to connect with nature in the East Devon AONB