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  • Work to start on a new play area for Cranbrook’s Northwood Acres image

    Work to start on a new play area for Cranbrook’s Northwood Acres

    A third play area for Cranbrook, chosen by local children, moves a step closer at Northwood Acres. Work is set to start next month on 23rd October and the play area is due to open in the autumn. East Devon District Council and Cranbrook Town Counc
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  • Lidl Recruitment Fair at Cranbrook image

    Lidl Recruitment Fair at Cranbrook

    On Saturday 12 August 2017 Lidl are holding a recruitment fair at Cranbrook s Younghayes Centre where people can find out about the jobs at their new Regional Distribution Centre, which is set to open in the autumn. There are two sessions, 11.00
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  • Great Trees in the Clyst Valley – New Project Puts Down Roots! image

    Great Trees in the Clyst Valley – New Project Puts Down Roots!

    An exciting new outdoor programme designed to encourage local people to explore, record and restore the heritage landscape of trees in fields, hedges, parks and orchards across East Devon s Clyst Valley is now underway following the appointment of a
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  • Have your say on proposals for Wildlife Refuges in Exe Estuary image

    Have your say on proposals for Wildlife Refuges in Exe Estuary

    Conservation experts have looked at how the Exe Estuary is used by visitors and businesses, and have recommended proposals aimed at balancing tourism, business and leisure needs, with the estuary s role as a sanctuary for protected birds and other na
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  • Cranbrook is Local and Happy Says Poll image

    Cranbrook is Local and Happy Says Poll

    Fourth annual community poll reveals that 87% of residents think Cranbrook is a good place to live The annual survey results reveal that East Devon s new community of Cranbrook has continued to remain happy overall during the past 12 months. Res
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  • Exeter  East Devon Enterprise Zone opens for business! image

    Exeter East Devon Enterprise Zone opens for business!

    At 9am on Monday 3rd April, the Exeter & East Devon Enterprise Zone opened for business. The Enterprise Zone will provide business rate relief for new and growing businesses, worth up to £55,000 per business year on year, for up to 5 yea
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  • Have your say on the Review of Exe Estuary Zones  Codes of Conduct before the end of April image

    Have your say on the Review of Exe Estuary Zones Codes of Conduct before the end of April

    To ensure the safety of people enjoying the Exe Estuary at the same time as protecting the rare and vulnerable wildlife, people are invited to have their say on a review of activity zones and codes of conduct in and around the Exe Estuary before the
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  • Cranbrook Calling! image

    Cranbrook Calling!

    Cranbrook Education Campus students broadcast live about health in the community. Students at Cranbrook Education Campus broadcast live on the digital airwaves on Thursday 23rd March between 2-3pm, discussing three key health topics affecting you
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  • Comments invited on new Greater Exeter Strategic Plan (GESP) image

    Comments invited on new Greater Exeter Strategic Plan (GESP)

    East Devon to work jointly with Teignbridge, Mid Devon and Exeter City local planning authorities, as well as Devon County Council, on GESP policy, which will set out strategic planning framework for Greater Exeter area To help bring forward a bett
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  • ‘Mood boosting’ books for Education Campus thanks to Cranbrook Healthy Town image

    ‘Mood boosting’ books for Education Campus thanks to Cranbrook Healthy Town

    Pupils at Cranbrook Education Campus are relishing new books for their library, provided through Cranbrook s Healthy Town scheme which is funded by NHS England s Healthy New Town programme. The thirty seven new arrivals for secondary school aged
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  • A new trail in Cranbrook has been officially opened image

    A new trail in Cranbrook has been officially opened

    A new walking and cycling trail in Cranbrook has been officially opened. The “Cranbrook Discovery Trail: Long Orchard” has been developed by Devon County Council, East Devon District Council, Cranbrook Town Council and Cranbrook New Com
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  • Trail launch to “Discover Cranbrook” image

    Trail launch to “Discover Cranbrook”

    A walking and cycling trail will be launched in Cranbrook to help local residents explore the area. The “Discover Cranbrook: The Long Orchard Trail” is being established by Devon County Council, East Devon District Council, Cranbrook T
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  • New public sector energy company announced for Devon image

    New public sector energy company announced for Devon

    A pioneering new energy company, designed to deliver more efficient heat and power in Devon, has been announced. The innovative company, called Dextco, will develop ground-breaking sustainable projects to provide environmentally-friendly energy to ho
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  • Double whammy as Cranbrook and Skypark power through at energy awards image

    Double whammy as Cranbrook and Skypark power through at energy awards

    Cranbrook and Skypark has won two major industry awards for the low carbon district heating system which powers the new community and neighbouring business park. It was a clean sweep for E.ON and project partners as the scheme won Overall Projec
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  • Plans for an Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone move a step closer image

    Plans for an Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone move a step closer

    Exeter and East Devon Enterprise Zone moved a step closer to becoming operational yesterday (Wednesday 9 November) as both Devon County Council and East Devon District Council agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Government. Each counc
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  • Co–cars ‘hire by the hour’ Car Club launches in Cranbrook image

    Co–cars ‘hire by the hour’ Car Club launches in Cranbrook

    Co-cars, the South West s fast-growing hire by the hour car club, officially launched its first car in Cranbrook on Friday 4th November 2016 outside the Younghayes Centre. Co-cars offers its cars for hire to members, by the hour, with pick-up and
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  • New conservation stewards for Exeter, East Devon and Teignbridge image

    New conservation stewards for Exeter, East Devon and Teignbridge

    Two new Habitat Mitigation Officers have been appointed to give information, advice and guidance to the public across the Exe Estuary, Dawlish Warren and East Devon Pebblebed Heaths. Their role will help provide safe areas for people to enjoy and p
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  • Cranbrook, East Devon’s New Town Shortlisted for LGC Awards 2017 image

    Cranbrook, East Devon’s New Town Shortlisted for LGC Awards 2017

    Local Government Chronicle (LGC) has announced that East Devon s new town of Cranbrook has been shortlisted in the Housing Initiative category of their prestigious 2017 LGC Awards. Cranbrook is in the running for another industry accolade, having
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  • Land secured for new countryside park image

    Land secured for new countryside park

    Land has successfully been secured by Teignbridge District Council, between Exeter Road and Eastdon Woods north of Shutterton Lane in Dawlish for a new countryside park for the community. Due to open next year, the countryside park will provide a n
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  • Innovation in action: green light for new buildings at Exeter Science Park image

    Innovation in action: green light for new buildings at Exeter Science Park

    East Devon District Council has given the go-ahead to plans for expansion at Exeter Science Park, which will launch 18,500 sq ft of premium office and laboratory space on to the market. The development has been described by the Leader of East Devon D
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  • Heritage day sees historic home open to the public for the first time image

    Heritage day sees historic home open to the public for the first time

    One of Devon s hidden gems will be open to the public for the first time in its 250-year history as part of a national heritage event. Newly refurbished Rockbeare Manor, just outside Exeter, will open its historically important grounds and Grade
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  • East Devon Leader describes green light for Lidl as an enormous boost for growth and confidence image

    East Devon Leader describes green light for Lidl as an enormous boost for growth and confidence

    Last week East Devon District Council approved planning permission for Lidl, the UK s fastest growing supermarket, to build their new regional distribution centre, a move which will see the supermarket create around 500 jobs for the area. East Devo
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  • Local Community Get Involved to Help Shape Cranbrook over the next 15 years image

    Local Community Get Involved to Help Shape Cranbrook over the next 15 years

    Cranbrook: Your town, Your future, Your say Local Community Get Involved to Help Shape Cranbrook over the next 15 years Residents of Cranbrook and neighbouring parishes have welcomed a community consultation on how Devon s newest town will grow and
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  • Councils partner–up to protect the environment image

    Councils partner–up to protect the environment

    Three Councils to work together to protect South East Devon coast and countryside Teignbridge, East Devon District Councils and Exeter City Council have joined together to form a new cross-boundary partnership that works across the three authority
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  • Cranbrook: Your town, Your future, Your say image

    Cranbrook: Your town, Your future, Your say

    Community Consultation Launched to Help Shape How Cranbrook Develops over the next 15 years Residents of Cranbrook and neighbouring parishes are being encouraged to take part in a community consultation on how Devon s newest town will grow and deve
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  • Cranbrook Trilogy: Latest short films instalment of Cranbrook development image

    Cranbrook Trilogy: Latest short films instalment of Cranbrook development

    A trilogy of short films, commissioned by East Devon District Council, charting the development of Cranbrook have been released. The short films capture three of the major milestones reached by the East Devon new town at the second half of last yea
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  • Exeter Science Park Centre named Project of the Year in prestigious property awards image

    Exeter Science Park Centre named Project of the Year in prestigious property awards

    The Exeter Science Park Centre, designed by LHC Architecture + Urbanism, has been named Project of the Year with a value between £2-7 million at the annual Michelmores Property Awards. The iconic, multi-tenanted building at the heart of the
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  • ‘Pick up the poop’ say Cranbrook schoolchildren image

    ‘Pick up the poop’ say Cranbrook schoolchildren

    Children of St Martin s Primary School have been creating a new poster design to encourage Cranbrook residents to clean up after their dogs. Children at the school recently heard from Cranbrook Councillor Karen Jennings at an assembly about the do
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  • New Play Area in Hayes Square Officially Open image

    New Play Area in Hayes Square Officially Open

    A new play area in Cranbrook s Hayes Square was officially opened by 5 year old Ellie Trussler, on Friday 29 April. The new play area design was chosen by more than 380 children, parents and carers from Cornerstone Baby and Toddler Group and St Ma
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  • Work begins on new play area for Hayes Square image

    Work begins on new play area for Hayes Square

    Work on a new play area in Cranbrook s Hayes Square will start on 5 April. The new play area was chosen by more than 380 children, parents and carers from Cornerstone Baby and Toddler Group and St Martin s Primary School. As the second play are
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  • Time for tea in Cranbrook image

    Time for tea in Cranbrook

    Cranbrook s first independently run retail outlet opened on 9th March 2016. The coffee shop known as @143 is located opposite St Martin s Primary School in the neighbourhood shops on Younghayes Road. Offering morning coffee, lunch and afternoon
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  • Cranbrook wins healthy new towns bid image

    Cranbrook wins healthy new towns bid

    Cranbrook in Devon has won a bid to be an NHS “healthy new town” to help residents lead healthier lives. One of 10 across the country, the developing eco-town will test creative solutions for the physical and mental health challenges of
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  • Minister officially opens Cranbrook station image

    Minister officially opens Cranbrook station

    Cranbrook Rail Station has been officially opened today (Monday 22 February). Andrew Jones MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, attended the ceremonial opening where he unveiled a plaque. Hourly services on the existing Water
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  • Cranbrook Children Choose New Play Area Design image

    Cranbrook Children Choose New Play Area Design

    The winning design for a new play area in Cranbrook s Hayes Square has been selected. More than 380 children, parents and carers from Cornerstone Baby and Toddler Group and St Martin s Primary School chose the Proludic design -- the clear favour
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  • Cranbrook’s Community Spirit Tops the Polls Again image

    Cranbrook’s Community Spirit Tops the Polls Again

    85% of residents would recommend Cranbrook as place to live in 3rd annual community poll The annual survey results reveal that East Devon s new community of Cranbrook has continued to remain happy overall during the past 12 months. Results from
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  • Lidl brings Job Boost for Exeter and East Devon Growth Point image

    Lidl brings Job Boost for Exeter and East Devon Growth Point

    Lidl is set to buy Sainsbury's land holding at Clyst Honiton near Exeter with the potential to create hundreds of jobs for local people. The site, also known as the Exeter Gateway, already has planning permission for a distribution warehouse of 50,
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  • Tickets Please! image

    Tickets Please!

    First train calls at Cranbrook station Highly anticipated train services to Cranbrook called at the town s new rail station for the first time on Sunday 13 December. The first train calling at Cranbrook Rail Station, on the Exeter to London Water
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  • Search for new Cranbrook play area designs image

    Search for new Cranbrook play area designs

    A search has been launched for designs for a new play area in Cranbrook. East Devon District Council is calling for play area designs for Cranbrook s Hayes Square, providing the second play area for children in the new town. The children of Cran
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  • East Devon and Sedgemoor Councils in the Zone for Enterprise image

    East Devon and Sedgemoor Councils in the Zone for Enterprise

    East Devon District Council and Sedgemoor District Councils are celebrating following George Osborne s announcement that their joint bid for enterprise zone status was approved. The enterprise zone bid, which was approved yesterday (Wednesday 25 No
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  • Cranbrook Community Opinions Sought image

    Cranbrook Community Opinions Sought

    Cranbrook invited to have a say about their community for a chance to win a £50 shopping voucher! The annual Cranbrook Community Questionnaire is now landing on doorsteps asking residents for their views, ideas and priorities for the future o
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  • Cranbrook Wins Two National Housing Awards image

    Cranbrook Wins Two National Housing Awards

    East Devon s new community of Cranbrook wins two Inside Housing Magazine s Top 60 Awards – winner of winners as Best Overall Development and winner of the Affordable Housing category. Shortlisted in July for the Affordable Housing Develo
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  • Cranbrook Celebrates its 1,000th Household image

    Cranbrook Celebrates its 1,000th Household

    A local family has received the historic accolade of being the 1,000th householder in East Devon s new community of Cranbrook, today the 6th October 2015. Natasha and Darren Sadler, together with their 4-year-old daughter Caitlin-Jo and Labrador Sa
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  • Communities Secretary tours Cranbrook image

    Communities Secretary tours Cranbrook

    Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Greg Clark visited Cranbrook in East Devon today (Monday 28 September 2015) to see community focussed progress at one of the country s fastest growing towns. Cranbrook is one of the largest h
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  • Cranbrook’s Community Market re–launched as fortnightly event image

    Cranbrook’s Community Market re–launched as fortnightly event

    Cranbrook s Community Market has a new format - from Thursday 24 September 2015 it will be run every 2 weeks at the Younghayes Centre and will be organised by the stallholders themselves. Jane Clements, a trader at Cranbrook Community Market said:&
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  • Community is at the heart of Cranbrook’s new neighbourhood store image

    Community is at the heart of Cranbrook’s new neighbourhood store

    Cranbrook s beavers, brownies, guides, cubs and scouts helped to open The Southern Co-operative s new store in Cranbrook in East Devon today (Friday 18 September 2015). The new store, which has created 17 jobs for local people, will be open seven d
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  • Willmott Dixon to build home for Met Office super computer image

    Willmott Dixon to build home for Met Office super computer

    Just weeks after handing over one of the world s leading satellite testing facilities at Harwell Science Campus in Oxfordshire, Willmott Dixon s presence in the science and technology sector has further increased with a £20 million contract to
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  • Education Milestone for Cranbrook New Community image

    Education Milestone for Cranbrook New Community

    The first students started their classes at the new Cranbrook Education Campus today (Thursday 3 September 2015), a brand new all through school for pupils aged 2 - 16 run by The Ted Wragg Trust. The school opened with around 60 places filled in
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  • Have your say on the future of Cranbrook image

    Have your say on the future of Cranbrook

    East Devon District Council is inviting Cranbrook residents to have their say on the town s draft economic development strategy, which the local community helped shape through questionnaires carried out by the council in December 2014 and January 201
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  • Ping! arrives in Cranbrook image

    Ping! arrives in Cranbrook

    Cranbrook is the latest location to join the free street ping pong festival which sees table tennis tables popping up in remarkable and surprising places nationwide during the summer. Exeter already has tables in places such as the Princesshay shop
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  • A brand new logo for Cranbrook’s brand new town council image

    A brand new logo for Cranbrook’s brand new town council

    Councillors proudly reveal Cranbrook Town Council s vibrant new corporate identity  Cranbrook town councillors are delighted with the new visual identity created for them by East Devon District Council s design team, which was unveiled at an info
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  • Cranbrook Named in 2015 Top 60 Developments image

    Cranbrook Named in 2015 Top 60 Developments

    Cranbrook, East Devon s new community has been named one of the Top 60 Developments for 2015 by Inside Housing magazine. Cranbrook has been shortlisted in the Affordable Housing Development of the Year category, and will now compete with five oth
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  • Sunny Outlook for Cranbrook’s Younghayes Centre image

    Sunny Outlook for Cranbrook’s Younghayes Centre

    Community reaps renewable energy rewards thanks to energy gift Cranbrook s Younghayes Centre will soon be generating its own electricity and creating a pot of money to help the growing community after E.ON paid for solar PV panels to be installed.
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  • A bright future for a brand new town image

    A bright future for a brand new town

    Writing the next chapter in Cranbrook's history Council invites residents to help shape Cranbrook by becoming involved in town's masterplan A huge amount has been achieved since work began at Cranbrook in June 2011. The first residents collecte
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  • Cranbrook’s first shop in recruitment drive image

    Cranbrook’s first shop in recruitment drive

    The Southern Co-operative will be opening Cranbrook's first convenience store and have embarked on a recruitment drive to find staff. The new store, the largest of 7 units that make up the neighbourhood shops opposite Cranbrook Younghayes Centre,
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  • Cranbrook Expansion to 2031 Exhibition – 12 June 2015 image

    Cranbrook Expansion to 2031 Exhibition – 12 June 2015

    The New Community Partners are holding an exhibition on planning applications for Cranbrook on Friday 12 June 2015. There are two opportunities to view the displays: 11:00am - 4:00pm at The Younghayes Centre, Cranbrook 4:30pm - 8:00pm at St
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  • New town gets historic pillar box image

    New town gets historic pillar box

    The new town of Cranbrook had its first pillar box installed this week (Tuesday 28 April 2015). The historic occasion was made all the more special as it was also a new chapter in the life of the pillar box itself, which is one of only 137 like it i
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  • Internet dancing postman delights EON Staff on his East Devon Round image

    Internet dancing postman delights EON Staff on his East Devon Round

    Adam Prowse, coined the dancing postie, has gained internet stardom and an army of fans after a video of him dancing while delivering mail in East Devon went viral. The initial film was taken by a workmate whilst Adam delivered mail to the E.ON Ene
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  • Cranbrook shortlisted for national town planning award image

    Cranbrook shortlisted for national town planning award

    Cranbrook is tipped for RTPI planning excellence award The new community of Cranbrook has been shortlisted for a prestigious industry award organised by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). Cranbrook is a finalist in the 'Excellence in Pl
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  • People Power: Cranbrook Community Star in Short Film image

    People Power: Cranbrook Community Star in Short Film

    A short film commissioned by East Devon District Council charting the development of Cranbrook has been released today (26 March 2015). The short film was recorded when the community came together to celebrate Cranbrook Day on 29 June last year,
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  • UK–first renewable heat network demonstration secures research funding image

    UK–first renewable heat network demonstration secures research funding

    A low carbon heating project led by E.ON working with the University of Exeter and technology providers SK Solar and Star Renewable Energy has today been awarded a Government research grant to carry out the feasibility work to create a UK-first commu
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  • Data for Breakfast at Sandy Park image

    Data for Breakfast at Sandy Park

    Insider South West are holding a Data Breakfast on Wednesday 26th November 2014 Sandy Park Conference Centre, Sandy Park Way, Exeter, EX2 7NN. There is then an interactive session immediately afterwards about the Global Environmental Futures Campu
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  • Climate Cluster one Step Closer as Work Starts on New Road on Science Park image

    Climate Cluster one Step Closer as Work Starts on New Road on Science Park

    East Devon MP joins celebration to mark the next chapter in Exeter Science Park development Foreign Office Minister & MP for East Devon Hugo Swire joined stakeholders at the Exeter Science Park on Monday 10 November 2014 to celebrate the start
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  • Cranbrook residents awarded for their positive impact on the community image

    Cranbrook residents awarded for their positive impact on the community

    Cranbrook residents awarded for their positive impact on the community  Two residents of the new community of Cranbrook and a man who has transformed the gardens at an older persons housing scheme in Plymouth have been recognised at an award ce
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  • Met Office Super Computer says Yes to Science Park image

    Met Office Super Computer says Yes to Science Park

    Super news as Met Office announces new high performance computer for Science Park The Met Office announced yesterday (28 October 2014) that its new £97m super computer will be located both in the IT halls at the Met Office HQ and in a new
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  • Footings go in at Cranbrook’s Neighbourhood Shops image

    Footings go in at Cranbrook’s Neighbourhood Shops

    Shops at Cranbrook took a step forward today (21 October 2014) as work started on the building's footings at the construction site opposite the Younghayes Centre and St Martin s Primary School.
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  • Work progressing well on improved access road to Exeter Airport image

    Work progressing well on improved access road to Exeter Airport

    Work on the £1.4 million scheme to upgrade the access road to Exeter International Airport is progressing well, according to Devon County Council. Devon County Council Chairman, Councillor George Gribble, was joined by representatives from Ex
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  • Exeter Science Park Hosts Growth Deal Signing image

    Exeter Science Park Hosts Growth Deal Signing

    Greg Clark, Minister for Universities, Science and Cities, joined up with councils and businesses from across the South West to sign the £270.3 million Heart of the South West Growth Deal (8 October 2014) The deal secures £130.3m of gov
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  • Open Evening Cranbrook Education Campus image

    Open Evening Cranbrook Education Campus

    The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust are inviting children, parents and community members to discuss, explore and find out about Devon s newest school at Cranbrook. On Wednesday 22 October 2014 the Trust are holding an Open Evening at the Younghayes C
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  • Ted Wragg Trust selected to run new Cranbrook school image

    Ted Wragg Trust selected to run new Cranbrook school

    An Exeter educational trust has been selected to run Cranbrook s new 2 to 16 all-through school. The Ted Wragg Trust already numbers Isca and St James secondary schools and Whipton Barton infants and junior schools among its members. Named after di
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  • Low Carbon Chair joins ExIST Business Presentation Event image

    Low Carbon Chair joins ExIST Business Presentation Event

    ExIST BUSINESS PRESENTATIONS & NETWORKING EVENT The Exeter Chamber of Commerce are holding their quarterly ExIST (Exeter Initiative for Science and Technology) event on Thursday 16 October 2014 at the newly refurbished Exeter Library. Joh
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  • Growth Point Joins Business Chamber Panel Event image

    Growth Point Joins Business Chamber Panel Event

    At the next Exeter Chamber 'Meet the Neighbours' lunch event on Wednesday 10 September at Exeter's Sandy Park, Growth Point Projects Director Andy Wood will be one of the panel members taking questions from the audience on issues regarding busines
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  • Planning excellence accolade for Cranbrook submission image

    Planning excellence accolade for Cranbrook submission

    The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) South West has judged a submission describing the work of East Devon District Council and the New Growth Point Team in creating the new community of Cranbrook as the best in one of the categories at its annual
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  • New ambulance facility at SkyPark complete image

    New ambulance facility at SkyPark complete

    St. Modwen, has completed and handed over a new flagship operational ambulance facility for South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, at £210m Skypark. Ian Guy, Senior Development Manager for St. Modwen in the South West, said:
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  • EDDC Leader pragmatic at Sainsbury’s depot news image

    EDDC Leader pragmatic at Sainsbury’s depot news

    The Leader of East Devon District Council says he is “disappointed but not downhearted” at yesterday s (5 August) announcement by Sainsbury s that it will not be following through with the development of a new distribution centre on the E
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  • Cranbrook’s play area is open for business image

    Cranbrook’s play area is open for business

    East Devon District Council announced today (Thursday 24 July) that the long-awaited play area at Cranbrook is now open for the serious business of kids having fun. There will be no official opening at present, as there is still quite a bit of cosm
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  • Exeter Science Park secures further links with the University of Exeter image

    Exeter Science Park secures further links with the University of Exeter

    The Exeter Science Park Company has strengthened its links with the University of Exeter through an agreement which will see the University s innovation arm manage the new Science Park Centre which is due to open in April 2015. The University s who
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  • Cranbrook is ’Help to Buy’ hotspot image

    Cranbrook is ’Help to Buy’ hotspot

    More local people are getting a foot on the property ladder in Cranbrook through the Help to Buy scheme than almost anywhere in the country, according to Government figures. East Devon s new community of Cranbrook is one of the country s top 'H
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  • Housing Minister tours Cranbrook image

    Housing Minister tours Cranbrook

    Housing Minister, Kris Hopkins visited Cranbrook in East Devon on Thursday (19 June 2014) to see progress on the second crucial phase at the brand new community, which was the first project in the country to benefit from the Government s Local Infras
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  • Mi–Space sub–contractor Meet the Buyer Event at Younghayes image

    Mi–Space sub–contractor Meet the Buyer Event at Younghayes

    Mi-Space, the residential branch of Midas Group are running a 'Meet the Buyer' event at Cranbrook's Younghayes Centre on Friday 20 June 2014 (09:00 - 12:00). Mi-Space are on the hunt for the best local subcontractors and would like to meet compa
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  • Funding boost for low carbon heating image

    Funding boost for low carbon heating

    More efficient, resilient and cost effective is how public sector partners are describing ambitious plans for new district-scale heating networks for parts of Exeter and Teignbridge. Plans for two new district heating networks have received a boost
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  • Cranbrook Younghayes Centre Hosts Apprenticeship Breakfast Event image

    Cranbrook Younghayes Centre Hosts Apprenticeship Breakfast Event

    CITB and National Apprenticeship Service are hosting a breakfast for builders at Cranbrook's Younghayes Centre on Friday 7 March as part of the celebrations for National Apprenticeship Week (3- 7 March). The theme of the morning is to highlight
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    Partnership Shortlisted for Promoting Economic Growth Award

    The Exeter and East Devon Growth Point has been shortlisted for a 2014 Placemaking Award in the Promoting Economic Growth category. The national Placemaking Awards are run in association with Planning and Regeneration & Renewal publications and
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  • Friendly Cranbrook is a good place to live say residents image

    Friendly Cranbrook is a good place to live say residents

    Results from first ever community survey show that Cranbrook residents are happy overall with the emerging community and are looking forward to future facilities and developments. Residents responded to questions across five sections entitled Your
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  • Younghayes Centre Open Days and Christmas Celebration at Cranbrook image

    Younghayes Centre Open Days and Christmas Celebration at Cranbrook

    On Friday 13 and Saturday 14 December the Younghayes Centre is hosting two open days, inviting the residents to meet organisations working in and around Cranbrook. On the Saturday there is a festive celebration around the community Christmas tree.
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  • Approval granted for main road for new phase of development at Cranbrook image

    Approval granted for main road for new phase of development at Cranbrook

    Planning approval has been granted for the extension of a main road which will open up the second phase of the development of the new community of Cranbrook in East Devon. East Devon District Council has approved the detailed plans for using &pou
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  • Cranbrook’s first community building opening soon image

    Cranbrook’s first community building opening soon

    THE FIRST community building in Cranbrook is now complete and the asset has been handed over to East Devon District Council which intends to open the doors to the Younghayes Centre in time for the community s Hallowe en Pumpkin Party. Cllr Paul Div
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  • Work Starts on Special Ambulance Operations Centre at Skypark image

    Work Starts on Special Ambulance Operations Centre at Skypark

    St. Modwen, the UK s leading regeneration specialist, in partnership with Devon County Council, officially marked the start of works today (Tuesday 24 September) on the Ambulance Special Operations Centre (ASOC West) at the £210m Skypark* schem
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    Growth Point Summer Newsletter

    To view the latest Growth Point Newsletter: http://tinyurl.com/l9o8npq Click on the link to get a copy of our online newsletter which will give you all the news from the Growth Point since Christmas 2012. Packed full, with loads of great new
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  • How Cranbrook’s first play area will look image

    How Cranbrook’s first play area will look

    EAST DEVON District Council is delighted to announce that the children of Cranbrook have now selected a preferred design for their £240,000 play space, the first in the new community. The chosen design, which includes sensory play boards, an
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    blur Group relocating to Exeter

    Global technology firm blur Group has today (Tuesday 9th July) announced that it will be establishing its new “R&D Center” in Exeter and has launched a recruitment drive for new staff to be part of its expansion. The company provide
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  • First Building on Exeter Science Park image

    First Building on Exeter Science Park

    A traditional Topping Out' event for the first building on Exeter Science Park was held at 12 noon Thursday 13th June 2013. The construction of the first building on in the twenty six hectare Exeter Science Park has reached a significant mileston
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  • New Low Carbon Heating System image

    New Low Carbon Heating System

    Plans to develop a new district heating scheme, under the Exeter and East Devon Growth Point partnership are now one step closer to becoming a reality after the scheme was earmarked for up to £5m investment from the Homes and Communities Agency
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  • Funding for Tithebarn link road image

    Funding for Tithebarn link road

    Devon County Council has received £4.7 million of funding towards two vital road schemes which will help deliver economic growth and tackle congestion. Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has today (Friday 31 May) announced the latest &pou
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  • Bus Services to Cranbrook Launched image

    Bus Services to Cranbrook Launched

    New bus services linking to Cranbrook launched last week. The Services 4, 4A and 4B has been introduced (Tuesday 28 May) replacing services 60, 60A, 60B, X60 and 380 on the route between Exeter, Clyst Honiton, Cranbrook, Ottery St. Mary, Honiton and
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    We have joined Facebook!

    The Exeter and East Devon Growth Point now have a Facebook Business Page. So find out all the latest information and to recieve our news stories you can choose to read them here, follow us on Twitter @EEDGrowthPoint, Like us on Facebook or join ou
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  • The New Parish of Cranbrook image

    The New Parish of Cranbrook

    In just 12 months the new community of Cranbrook could become the new parish of Cranbrook, ready to elect its very own Parish Councillors in the May 2015 Town Council Elections. As a new community Cranbrook does not yet have its own parish coun
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  • Growth Point Hosts South Korean Visitors image

    Growth Point Hosts South Korean Visitors

    On 28th April 2013, a team of young professionals from Devon, comprising of a police officer, lawyer and development management officer from East Devon District Council, set off on their Journey to South Korea for a one-month exchange courtesy of Ro
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  • Documenting the Birth of Cranbrook image

    Documenting the Birth of Cranbrook

    East Devon District Council has just released the first of 4 short internet films which are being made about the new community of Cranbrook. The first film which is available to download or view from East Devon s website and can be found
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  • Education Campus Gets Thumbs–up image

    Education Campus Gets Thumbs–up

    A NEW education campus with two schools and a host of other community facilities at Cranbrook has been given the thumbs-up – and it should be open within two years. East Devon District Council has approved a planning application for Devon C
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    Bus Services to Cranbrook

    Bus services to the new community of Cranbrook will be introduced by Devon County Council from Tuesday 28 May. The Services 4, 4A and 4B, funded by developer contributions, will replace services 60, 60A, 60B, X60 and 380 on the route between Exet
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  • Cranbrook Travel Plan image

    Cranbrook Travel Plan

    Website Now Live ! For all your travel information around Cranbrook please visit the new Travel Plan website: http://www.cranbrooktravelplan.co.uk/
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  • Heavy Rain Not A Problem For Cranbrook image

    Heavy Rain Not A Problem For Cranbrook

    East Devon District Council is happy to report that the new town of Cranbrook in East Devon was unaffected by the recent bad weather and its drainage system has coped magnificently against unprecedented levels of rain. This first major test of the
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  • Transport Minister to open Junction 29 on the M5 image

    Transport Minister to open Junction 29 on the M5

    A SCHEME which has made vital road improvements to Junction 29 of the M5 sees its official opening on Tuesday ( 8 January). Transport Minister Norman Baker is the guest of honour and will be carrying out the opening duties before being taken on
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  • First residents move into Cranbrook's affordable homes image

    First residents move into Cranbrook's affordable homes

    With Christmas approaching, the first residents at the new East Devon community of Cranbrook are settling into their new homes. Twelve of Sovereign Housing Association s affordable homes have been occupied by people from the local area, with more d
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  • Housing Minister announces 20 million investment image

    Housing Minister announces 20 million investment

    Housing Minister announces £20 million investment during visit to Cranbrook New Community to accelerate building Mark Prisk MP, Minister of State for Housing visited the new community of Cranbrook in East Devon on Thursday 13 December 2012 to
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  • Clyst Honiton Bypass Tunnel Arrives image

    Clyst Honiton Bypass Tunnel Arrives

    80m Bypass Tunnel Arrives on Site Large concrete sections have now started arriving on site at the Clyst Honiton Bypass to create a tunnel. The tunnel which is a safety measure at the foot of Exeter Airport s runway, will comprise of 44 sections o
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  • Growth Point Secures 8 Million for Infrastructure image

    Growth Point Secures 8 Million for Infrastructure

    The Exeter and East Devon Growth Point have secured £8 million of funding from the Government s Regional Growth Fund (RGF), enabling the developments of the Growth Point to advance further by creating a pot of cash for infrastructure. T
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  • Cranbrook Means Business image

    Cranbrook Means Business

    SEARCH IS ON FOR THRUSTING, DYNAMIC COMPANIES TO MOVE IN AS the first residents start to move in, businesses now have the opportunity to establish themselves at the very heart of phase one of the new community of Cranbrook. The first two non-resid
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  • Clyst Honiton Bypass: Opening The Door to Jobs image

    Clyst Honiton Bypass: Opening The Door to Jobs

    Since work began on the Clyst Honiton Bypass in March this year (2012), the structure of the new road is now highly visible, and soon it will be unlocking access to key development sites bringing the prospect of new jobs ever closer. The Clyst Honi
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  • Thousands of People Visit Show Homes at Cranbrook image

    Thousands of People Visit Show Homes at Cranbrook

    The New Community of Cranbrook in East Devon took yet another giant step forward at the weekend, when an estimated 1000-2000 people, some of whom may become the first residents, looked around the first show homes. The developers Taylor Wimpey, Pe
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  • Overnight closures of A30 Westbound carriageway near M5 Junction 29 image

    Overnight closures of A30 Westbound carriageway near M5 Junction 29

    Road users are being advised of overnight road closures on the A30 westbound carriageway from Daisymount Junction to the M5 Junction 29 next week. The road will be closed for surfacing as part of Devon County Council's on-going scheme to upgrade
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  • The Renewable Energy Marketplace image

    The Renewable Energy Marketplace

    The Exeter and East Devon Growth Point Will be Exhibiting at The Renewable Energy Marketplace, Westpoint arena, near Exeter on 8th March 2012: Tickets which include attendance at all the seminars and surgeries can be booked online by visiting www.reg
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  • Cranbrook's First Primary School Framework for the Future image

    Cranbrook's First Primary School Framework for the Future

    One Small Step for School Children, One Giant Step for Cranbrook The reality of life in the New Community of Cranbrook in East Devon took a giant step forward today (Friday 3 February 2012) as future pupils of the first primary school visited the
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    Start on Innovative Energy Centre Building

    Work has officially started today (17th January) on an innovative £3 million Energy Centre building by St. Modwen and energy provider, E.ON. The Centre will be built at Skypark, a £210 million development project being delivered by St.
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  • Cranbrook Street Names Revealed image

    Cranbrook Street Names Revealed

    A map of phase one of Cranbrook new community in East Devon was revealed today (Monday 5 December 2011) including the names of all the streets. The names were all suggested by members of the local community who worked with their Parish Councils and
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  • Prestigious award for Redhayes Bridge image

    Prestigious award for Redhayes Bridge

    DEVON County Council has won a prestigious British Construction Industry Award for Redhayes Bridge over the M5 motorway. The County Council collected the award in the Local Authority category at a ceremony in London last night (Wednesday 12 October)
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  • Cranbrook's Initial 1,120 Homes Move A Step Closer

    First new town since Middle Ages will be an eco trail-blazer DETAILED plans for the first phase of Cranbrook, East Devon's new community, have been filed with EDDC and for the first time it's possible to see how some of the new homes might
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  • Access Road to Cranbrook image

    Access Road to Cranbrook

    East Devon District Council has now issued planning permission for first section of the main spine road which would allow developers access to the site where Cranbrook will be built. The planning permission issued is for part of the main access r
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  • Cranbrook All Systems Ready To GO image

    Cranbrook All Systems Ready To GO

    The new community of Cranbrook IS going to be built, and work on the first homes WILL begin in 2011. This follows the signing today of a legal agreement opening the door to the development going ahead. The news was hailed as a "momentous break
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  • Funding for Junction 29 image

    Funding for Junction 29

    Sara Randall Johnson, Leader of East Devon District Council welcomed Phillip Hammond's announcement that funding for improvements to M5 J29, east of Exeter, providing access to new housing and employment areas has been approved; "This is g
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  • Hilton Hotel Lands at Exeter Airport image

    Hilton Hotel Lands at Exeter Airport

    Exeter and East Devon Growth Point were delighted to hear Exeter Airport's announcement last week that the prestigious Hilton Hotel group are coming to the Airport. Outline planning permission for the 160 bedroom hotel alongside the Flybe Train
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    Growth Point Statement on Proposed Cuts

    Statement from Growth Point's Projects Director July 2010. "It has been a challenging time for us since the election in May this year, in the light of impending budget reviews and the new coalition Government's emerging policies. The p
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  • New Energy Centre Gains the Green Light image

    New Energy Centre Gains the Green Light

    The planned Energy Centre at the Skypark Development near Exeter Airport was issued with full planning permission this week, marking an important milestone for the region as it moves closer to operating as a low carbon economy. Permission for an E
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  • Work to start on new bridge over M5 image

    Work to start on new bridge over M5

    The start of work on the first major piece of infrastructure supporting the Exeter and East Devon Growth Point was marked by a turf cutting ceremony on Friday 4 June.The development of the £4.2 million pedestrian and cycle bridge over the M5
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  • Exeter Valley Parks and Green Infrastructure image

    Exeter Valley Parks and Green Infrastructure

    A ceremony has been held by Exeter City Council at Ludwell Valley Park to mark the signing of a green farming' funding agreement with Natural England. The funding is being provided through the Natural England's Environmental Stewardship Sch
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  • Green Light for Energy Centre image

    Green Light for Energy Centre

    A unique partnership between Exeter and East Devon Growth Point, energy providers E.ON, Skypark joint venture partners and Cranbrook's developers, has enabled the completion of an energy supply agreement that will capture £4.1 million gra
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  • The Future of transport in Exeter image

    The Future of transport in Exeter

    THE future of transport in Exeter will be the subject of a public consultation launching on Monday (15 March).Devon County Council is holding four exhibitions in the city to give people the chance to have their say on how they think transport should
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  • Exeter Science Park A Step Closer image

    Exeter Science Park A Step Closer

    The development of a world class Science Park at junction 29 of the M5 moved a step closer last week, when East Devon District Council issued permission to Devon County Council's outline application for the site. This news follows the completi
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  • Eco–Town Cash for Cranbrook image

    Eco–Town Cash for Cranbrook

    Housing Minister John Healey today announced that East Devon District Council is to receive a share in a £10 million funding pot to help Cranbrook meet pioneering eco-town standards for sustainable growth. The £200,000 share will enable E
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  • Monkerton Hill Barton and Newcourt Masterplans image

    Monkerton Hill Barton and Newcourt Masterplans

    Exeter City Council has prepared the above documents for consultation from March 1st 2010. The documents are designed to provide a framework to guide the future development of sustainable urban extensions to the north east of the city at Monkerton an
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  • East Devon Seeks Help in Shaping the District image

    East Devon Seeks Help in Shaping the District

    East Devon District Council (EDDC) is going public with its latest set of ideas for shaping the development of the district's housing and employment land over the next 16 years. And once again the Council is looking for feedback from the public t
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    Website Launched

    See the Vision for Exeter and East Devon at: www.exeterandeastdevon.gov.uk A new website has been launched containing all the latest news on the proposed developments in Exeter and East Devon. 2010 is poised to be an eventful year in Exeter and Ea
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  • SW of Exeter Area Action Plan image

    SW of Exeter Area Action Plan

    Issues and Options Paper for the South West of Exeter Area Action Plan Consultation commenced on 11 December for a seven week period on an Issues and Options Paper for the South West of Exeter Area Action Plan. This considers options for providing f
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  • Exeter and East Devon High Flyers image

    Exeter and East Devon High Flyers

    Looking beyond the recession to a brighter future, with opportunities to gain skills and skilled employment, was undoubtedly uppermost on the minds of East Devon District Council (EDDC) councillors last week as they made a resolution to grant outline
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  • Sky’s the Limit image

    Sky’s the Limit

    Exciting Times for Exeter & East Devon Growth Point Feature - East Devon Talk Autumn 2009 Work on East Devon's long awaited new community of Cranbrook could finally be about to start thanks to a series of successful funding bids and what'
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  • Low Carbon Cranbrook image

    Low Carbon Cranbrook

    £2.5 Million Pounds of Government Funding Following the release of the UK's Renewable Energy Strategy, the government has announced a boost of £2.5 million towards making the new community at Cranbrook, to the East of Exeter, a zero
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    Kick Start for Cranbrook

    £12 million boost to kick start Cranbrook and create thousands of homes and jobs Plans to start work on the new community at Cranbrook by March 2010 are a step closer after the South West RDA (Regional Development Agency) agreed a £12
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