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Water, water, everywhere … here we go again!

2016 came in with the roar of a rather soggy lion right across the country. The terrible floods affecting the north of England have led me to reflect on the similar problems that Feniton has suffered over the years. When … Continue reading

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Feniton flood alleviation scheme … “It’s a no brainer!”

The planning application for the Feniton flood alleviation scheme came up before EDDC’s Development Management Committee today. To a packed Council chamber, the planning officer explained the application to the committee. It was probably one of the more complex applications … Continue reading

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Flood wardens out in force yesterday …

The rain intensity alarm went off twice yesterday morning as rain poured down on Feniton. It meant that our Saturday morning lives were put on hold (again) as we rushed out to sweep leaves from drain covers and place sandbags … Continue reading

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