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After 20 years of dedicated service our MP the Right Hon.  Sir Hugo Swire has decided that he will stand down from Parliament at the next election. 

Constituency Chairman's statement:

“The first 100 days of a new administration at East Devon District Council is no cause to celebrate for residents of Exmouth” says Chairman of East Devon Conservatives and District Councillor Bruce De Saram where Exmouth barely rates a mention.

Salmon Supper

Salmon Supper at the Peter Hall, Budleigh Salterton.

The evening was a great success and everybody enjoyed the company and the interesting talk on the Hub by the Chief Executive of the Westbank Trust Matthew Byrne.

The re-opening of the Jurassic Path

The Jurassic path between Budleigh Lime Kiln and the White Bridge was damaged six months ago by the tides washing away the embankment. On Monday the 28th January it was re-opened, to the delight of the local residents and to the visitors walking the coastal pathway.

Winter Warmer Dinner at Sidmouth Golf Club

Sid Valley Conservatives held a very successful Winter Warmer Dinner at the Golf Club and the guest speaker, John Sheaves the CEO of Taste of the West, made an interesting speech.

Matt Hancock visits the Budleigh Hub

The new Health Minister Matt Hancock paid a visit to the recently opened Budleigh Hub, a centre for the community to have their minor health issues sorted out, to keep fit in the gym and to visit friends and and remain part of the local scene.