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Anti-Fracking March

The ‘fracking 3’ …have now been released after being imprisoned on “manifestly excessive” punishment terms. One of the protesters, Rich Loizou, a nature connection and land-based learning facilitator at Schumacher College in Dartington, was in jail at the time of the march. As Dr Larch Maxey explains in the video, the march was partially in…

Are we being short-changed?

Devon County Council seems to have given up on Totnes. Was it as a result of losing the legal battle over its High Street scheme that went to the Court of Appeal in April 2016? Some say it cost Devon County Council over £100,000 in legal fees. As a result of this does the County…

Puddavine Yard: Clever by half in the wrong location

Contributing Editor Perspective Whatever finally happens to the proposed cargo container commercial/retail space at Puddavine Yard, it has so far provided an interesting glimpse into the strange machinations that attach themselves to the planning process. For the uninitiated, a planning application has been submitted to South Hams District Council to use buffed up shipping containers…