I agree it looks unsightly atm, but this kind of pollarding is necessary to extend the tree's life. It will grow again !
Well, we are continually being told that £xxx is earmarked to bring this everywhere, especially rural areas. What about parts of Dawlish that haven't got it yet ? e.g. where I live (the West Cliff area) ? How many other parts of Dawlish are still struggling with copper cable ?
Bad news indeed.
Well, a Cross-Country train came through fine yesterday just before 11. And the sea didn't look particularly rough.
Sorry Lynne, your 'funny' was too subtle for me. Forget I spoke.
My late wife was an artist, and she eventually abandoned the Dawlish arts groups/societies etc for the Teignmouth Art Society because it was a much more thriving and active group. There's also three or four galleries etc , overall a much more arts-friendly town than we are. However it's interesting to note that, when the Carlton revamp was proposed, there was a lot of opposition to it in the ...
Thank you, majorp. I can't see that it says anywhere just why this is suddenly such a matter of concern that it needs a fullscale CSC enquiry. Does anyone know ?
Fascinating, the ideas some people seem to have about how to carry out a 'consultation'. I've got it, Humphrey, let's go and ask some people who are already in the main streets of Dawlish whether a new 'play park' would encourage them to visit Dawlish ! Yes, Prime Minister !
Very nice pics of the Warren there, DEEDOODLE, well done.
I don't really need to jump in here, but I'm with leatash, majorp and vicks here. Excellent service from both Barton Surgery and Torbay Hospital. The behaviour of the receptionists at the Surgery has improved no end in the 17 years I've been here. Maybe I've just been lucky ? I'm very sorry some of you have had different experiences: particularly with the Surgery, 'cos there's nowhere else ...