@FredBassett I'd rather have a Lidl store "lowering the towns image" (if a Lidl store actually does that!) than seeing the scum round the lawn, swearing, spitting, shoplifting and making a general nuisance of themselves.
Be surprised if Sainsbury's dont sell their Dawlish store to Lidl lowering the towns image even further than the new housing developments have.
Network Rail is inviting schoolchildren in Dawlish, Devon, to take part in an art competition that will brighten up hoardings around the new sea wall works close to Dawlish station. There will be four different age categories for the art competition including under fives, ages five to eight, nine to 11 and 12 years-old and over. Children whose designs are selected, will be invited to attend the ...
Nothing mentioned about the old Waitrose store in Teignmouth, and I see Dawlish is in line for one. That will shake up the Co-op and Sainsbury's. I for one have no problem with that and will welcome it as I do most of my shopping at that store and if/when they do come to Dawlish, then all my shopping will be done there.
Requirements are listed as being prominent sites in town, district, edge of centre or out of town locations and ideally with main road frontage with easy access and strong pedestrian or traffic flow. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/whats-on/shopping/lidl-names-22-new-locations-3448039
Area County District This year Last year Dawlish Devon Teignbridge 520 471 Dawlish Rural Devon Teignbridge 336 309 Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/how-many-crimes-were-recorded-3443329
Exeter man arrested on suspicion of attempted GBH after car flips Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/exeter-man-arrested-suspicion-attempted-3441092
Yet now, according to the TV news, local councils are busy taking these notices down, saying they have no right to be there. How much crazier is this country going to get ?
There are urgent calls for people to start feeding bread to ducks, swans and geese again - because the birds are dying of starvation. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/people-urged-feed-bread-ducks-3440946
An occupant of a car has been arrested after the vehicle crashed and overturned, completely blocking the main road through Dawlish Warren. "No one injured but one occupant of the car has been arrested in connection with the crash. Road to remain blocked for some time." Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/arrest-after-car-crashes-overturns-3440530