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    Issue No10             October 2013

South Hams District Council Meetings:


October 2013

Wednesday, Oct 30


Development Management Committee


Thursday, Oct 31


Special Council Meeting


November 2013

Thursday, Nov 07




Thursday, Nov 14


Economy and Environment Scrutiny Panel


Full list of meetings: Link  

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More new homes needed by 2013

A key report which sets out the housing requirements for the South Hams over the next 18 years says there will be a sustained need for new housing to meet the needs of a growing population. Full Story

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Major mooring improvements for Kingsbridge

Kingsbridge town moorings are to get a makeover with bespoke step-on-step-off pontoon facilities with easy bridge access from the Quay. Full Story

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Flagship floral towns turn gold

It has proved a blooming golden year for Dartmouth and Kingsbridge with unprecedented success in the gardening ‘oscars’ at both regional and national level. Full Story

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Last chance to have your say on boundaries

Time is running out for local people to tell the Local Government Boundary Commission what they think of proposals for new council ward boundaries across South Hams district. Full Story

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iBox Facebook launch

An exciting new way to reach out to young people and allow them to share their concerns has just been launched on Facebook. Full Story

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‘No trick or treat’ poster campaign

Residents who don't want trick-or-treaters knocking on their door this Halloween are being urged to display a special poster.  Full Story

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Free food tips – now pass them on!

Community groups and businesses in the South Hams are being offered the chance to have some free training on how to cut down on food waste and save money. Full Story

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