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@S capegoat, it was.

22 Jul 2016

Rockpool cafe was NOT burnt down by an arsonist, local or otherwise.

The source I emailed tells me there is no covenant on the lawn area.

And did you know that the Big Weekend has cost us another £50,000 on top of the £100,000 already wasted because not enough people used the park and ride.?

13 Jul 2016

Well said BEE9. The council seem happy to support ripping up a third of the lawn area for a playpark but do nothing about the areas you mention above. They need to get those areas up to a high standard and buy more benches before they do anything else.

@Lynne , thanks for the link, i think as many of us as poosible need to attend that meeting as, on the surface, it all seems a bit odd as there is no mention of a 'call in' on a decision made at the previous meeting. i will do my best to be there.

9 Jul 2016

@Lynne , not been a councillor for over a year now so my memory might be a bit iffy but i thought any decision made in any council or committee meeting  had to be 'called in' within 10 days of the decision being made if there was to be a challenge to the decision. i have not come across 'to rescind a resolution' before.

@Lynne , a few years ago we tried to return various items of rehab equipment my mum needed following a few falls due to postural hypertension. we tried barton surgery, dawlish hospital and torbay nhs trust. eventually we were told that it is not cost effective to collect these items and to give them to a charity shop! which we did. so...........not only do we have a throw away society, we also ...

9 Jul 2016

@DJ , one of the best posts i have read for a long time. the system is not joined up and it is in a god awful mess.

9 Jul 2016

Thanks BEE9, appreciate your good wishes. And, agree with your post. I have repeated my mantra for the last 35 years, until health and education are removed from political control they will never improve.

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