Local News

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.

Swire calls for better broadband for East Devon

HUGO SWIRE BACKS BROADBAND 2.0’ REPORT

14387 broadband connections in East Devon are not getting the proposed minimum broadband download speed, according to a new report from the British Infrastructure Group of MPs (BIG) co-signed by Hugo Swire MP.

Hugo Swire re-selected as Conservative candidate for East Devon

The East Devon Conservative Association unanimously adopted Sir Hugo Swire selected as the Conservative candidate for the 2017 General Election on Saturday 29 April. Sir Hugo said he was 'honoured and delighted' to have been re-selected.