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Lynne

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https://www.teignbridge.gov.uk/planning/forms/planning-application-details/?Type=Application&Refval=19/01767/MAJ&MN=Y (this is for 190 homes  - there are a further 10 separate planning apps each for a self build house on the same site).

Trains
28 Sep 2019

Every 30 mins? Great!

I think our nationally elected representatives have other things on their minds at the moment......

26 Sep 2019

I can't see anything that talks about forcing shops to change their packaging.  The emphasis in on working together and encouraging changes in behaviour.

26 Sep 2019

There is a Dawlish Town council meeting this coming Monday (30th September). There is an item on the agenda concerning climate change. Click on this link https://www.dawlish.gov.uk/edit/uploads/2802_1800658666.pdf to read the report  from the town council's Climate Change Working Group.

25 Sep 2019

Sea levels rise as polar ice melts https://www.ft.com/content/604b261e-df04-11e9-9743-db5a370481bc (for the avoidance of doubt - I totally disagree with the sentiments expressed by the person I overheard on the bus. In fact I was gobsmacked that someone should be so ignorant of the importance of studying icebergs/caps/flows given their climatic impact).

25 Sep 2019

On a not unrelated matter: I was on the bus the other day and given the close proximity of the seats couldn't help but overhear a conversation between two of the other passengers. One was telling the other that her son-in-law works at the Met Office in Exeter and that his field of study was icebergs. "Icebergs!" cried the other passenger "what on earth is he studying that for?" "Yes, I agree" said ...

I have gained the impression since this whole thing kicked off (circa 2014) that the argument for there being a playpark on the lawn is that it would help the those businesses located in the town centre. If that is the case, then although there may be other areas that have plenty of space for a new super douper playpark (eg Sandy Lane playing fields/the Manor area) as neither location is in the ...

30 Aug 2019

There is a full town council meeting next week (4th Sept). On the agenda is an item concerning the playpark. Looks like TDC have put forward alternative proposals and have indicated that a small playpark near the TIC (where the flower bed area is) would not be thought suitable for a variety of reasons. Click on this link to see the report from the lawn working party which is on the agenda for ...

Caught the 2b back to Dawlish from Exeter bus station this afternoon. Journey took about an hour. Quite a few people using it.