I can't help feeling that Official Openings of anything are completely pointless, certainly inessential.
Yeh, and what a bloody mess they made choosing the York stone as it is porous and has now started to look like the old grey concrete slabs that were there before. There are more pressing things the money could have been constructively used for in Dawlish then grubby poorly fitted slabs. An entire Summer when the retailers lost revenue because people could not park along the Strand, blah, blah, ...
This was the first, and only, official opening of the completed regeneration of the Strand.
openings ohhhhhhhh MATRON
How many official openings is the revamped Strand going to have. This is the second I know of and could even be the third.
THE £1.5 million regeneration scheme to revamp The Strand Dawlish came to fruition with the official opening on Friday. It coincided with the town's Christmas light switch on. The redevelopment project was a joint initiative between Devon County, Teignbridge District and Dawlish Town Councils. Devon County Council chairman, Councillor Bernard Hughes OBE, conducted the opening ceremony ...
You'll need to carry wire cutters in future then , PCSO.
On the Wednesday 26th Novemebr at around 20.00 a member of public found a load of fishing wire wrapped around the life guard hut in Dawlish Warren Beach . The owner of a dog and another member of the public got caught up in it. I would like to warn walkers, especially during the dark hours, to take care when walking in the area. PCSO Deborah Sleeman
Well done to all.