LATEST NEWS UPDATE …
DUNKESWELL HAS A NEW COUNCILLOR…
We would like to welcome John Sipple onto the Parish Council.
John was Co-opted at the July meeting, filling the vacancy left in the Local Elections.
John was previously a Parish Councillor in Cressing near Braintree and was on the committee of the Village Hall in the 1970’s, before moving to Devon in 1979 with his Family.
He ran his own Hackney Carriage & Driving Instruction businesses for many years and used the experience gained from these roles, in the years leading up to retirement to move into Tutoring & Verifying the NVQ and Btec Qualifications to Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Trades.
Now retired, John would like to “give a little back” and is looking forward to serving as a councillor and helping to plan, influence and make a difference in Dunkeswell.
The Parish Council offer a warm welcome to John and look forward to working him.
DUNKESWELL NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN
Was officially ‘made’ in December 2017, it exists to guide and inform the planning process as a supplement to the EDDC Local Plan in our parish. See the Neighbourhood Planning page for the whole process and the final plan.
Thank you for taking the time to USE YOUR VOICE & HAVE YOUR SAY!
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF THE EAST DEVON LOCAL PLAN – 2013 to 2031
On 28 January 2016 East Devon District Council adopted the East Devon Local Plan. The Adopted Plan will form part of the Development Plan for East Devon and provides the basis for decisions on spatial planning within the District up to 2031 (or until superseded). Reference copies of:
- · the Local Plan;
- · the Local Plan Adoption Statement (this statement);
- · the Sustainability Appraisal Adoption Statement; and
- · the Sustainability Appraisal Report
are available for inspection on the Council’s web site at:http://eastdevon.gov.uk/planning/planning-policy/emerging-plans-and-policies/the-new-local-plan/local-plan-adoption/Paper copies of the above are available for inspection during normal opening hours at the main office of – East Devon District Council, Knowle, Sidmouth, EX10 8HL. Paper copies of the plan (black and white text book and colour maps booklet) can also be purchased at a cost of £5 plus £2.50 postage and packaging. And we will be sending paper copies free of charge to town and parish Councils in East Devon.
For more information please contact the Planning Policy team on 01395 571533, or at the above address or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Any person aggrieved by the adoption of the Local Plan may make an application to the High Court under Section 113 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004. Any such application mus
Parish Clerk: Kay Smith
tel; 01404 892757