The first ever garden villages, which have the potential to deliver more than 48,000 homes across England, have been given government backing. In an expansion of the existing garden towns programme, these smaller projects of between 1,500 and 10,000 homes continue the government’s commitment to support locally-led development and make sure this is a country that works for everyone.
Estuary Clean Up volunteers pictured. Exmouth Local Nature Reserve takes part in UK-wide Beach Clean Event Estuary Clean Up volunteers Posted on: 15 September 2015 The Exe Estuary Management Partnership is taking part in the Great British Beach Clean, coordinated by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS). - See more at: https://www.devonnewscentre.info/exmouth-local-nature-reserve-takes-part-in-uk-wide-beach-clean-event/#sthash.Kyg7a939.dpuf
Big vision, local focus A partnership with communities offers one solution to keeping the services we value, says County Councillor Barry Parsons, Cabinet Member for Performance and Engagement - See more at: https://www.devonnewscentre.info/#sthash.Af8Hf9T6.dpuf
A group of local residents fighting to save an 'urban green oasis' in Pinhoe, Exeter, from development and preserve it for future generations have won the right to have their day in court. One of the...