A resident was left fuming after a Dawlish Town Council employee GLUED a parking warning onto her car's windscreen. Danielle Robberts, a 28 year old mother and part-time cleaner, parked her Renault Clio Dynamique overnight at the Manor House on Tuesday evening. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/mums-anger-after-council-glued-3290087
(Last Updated On: September 5, 2019) Network Rail is set to restart work on a new bigger sea wall at Dawlish on 9th September which will provide greater protection to the railway and town from rising sea levels and extreme weather for generations to come. Read more... http://wearesouthdevon.com/work-set-to-restart-on-new-sea-wall-at-dawlish/
Today we’re at the Manor House in Dawlish to provide residents details on the next stage of works on the new sea wall along Marine Parade, Dawlish. We’ll be here from 3pm until 6pm if you have any questions or feedback.
A litter of seven puppies has been stolen from a farm in Dawlish. Six, five-week-old Springer Spaniels and a four-month-old puppy disappeared from the farm on Monday night, leaving the mum and owner devastated. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/urgent-appeal-after-seven-puppies-3279404
Katie Worsley, 30, who has lived in Dawlish for the past year said in the space of two days her two sons, Harry, six and Ronnie, 11, made their lucky discovery. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/devon-mums-shock-after-sons-3278254
Guy Hamer, 18, from Dawlish, barely knows Craig Dennis, 25, who was lucky to be alive after a horrible accident in North Tawton left him paralysed in June. Guy Hamer will set off on his journey from Penzance tomorrow (Monday, September 2) and aims to do the 253 mile journey across two counties in ten days, finishing at North Tawton RFC, Craig Dennis' 'spiritual home' on Wednesday, September 11, ...
The play park in Sandy Lane has been realy busy over the summer holidays and not enough equipment as children get agitated while they have to wait. Thats where the money needs to be spent on a play park where children from homes around that area need a park not in the town where its quiet in the winter months. Common sence prevails.
As peak season patrols on some lifeguarded beaches will be coming to an end in early September, the RNLI is encouraging those heading to the coast to make sure that the beach they plan on visiting is lifeguarded. In Devon - Sandy Bay, Exmouth, Dawlish Warren, Teignmouth Hope Cove, Blackpool Sands, Slapton Sands, Thurlestone, and Bigbury on Sea North. Read more... ...
Tiverton resident Joan Weeks celebrated her centenary on August 18. She was born in Wisteria Cottage, The High Street Dawlish, in 1919. For some years she also lived in the ‘Coastguards’ cottages at Dawlish. From there she used to travel on the train to Teignmouth Grammar School. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/local-news/joan-returns-dawlish-birthplace-fish-3256142
It is understood the man drifted from Sandy Bay and was close to Dawlish Warren by the time he was rescued. Kelly Flook, a PE teacher from Exeter, witnessed the drama unfold. She said the man was in the water for at least 40 minutes - and he was lucky to be pulled out alive. Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/rescue-launched-man-inflatable-swan-3250387