“They Can’t Kill the Heart and Soul of Totnes” – Comment Now!

With the deadline for public comments 12 August 5pm, Totnes market traders and local residents were angry and many shocked today to discuss the ‘Plymouth and South West Devon Local Plan’ which has Market Square, central Totnes car-parks, Leechwell Gardens and even the newly completed Grove School grounds earmarked for ‘redevelopment’.   In conversations with…

Brimhay Community Victory A Model for Wider Area

Trudy Turrell has lived in Totnes since a teenager, and in Dartington with her family for 7 years. She is chair of Don’t Bury Dartington Under Concrete, a community group of residents who are currently celebrating saving the peaceful Brimhay houses from being flattened and ‘redeveloped’ against the residents’ wishes, “A victory of national importance……