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  • ‘LAST POST’ FOR OUR POSTIE JOE
    On Saturday 3rd August, Joe Croker our much loved postie, made his last rounds in Maidencombe.Over the past three decades, Joe has become a familiar sight around the coombe and has got to know many of the residents.  A cheerful toot of his horn alerting me to go to the ... read more
    Source: MAIDENCOMBE.NETPublished on 2019-08-05
    4 months ago
  • JOE OUR POSTIE’S LAST DAY
    Our much loved and appreciated postie Joe Croker making his rounds in Maidencombe on his last day.   Joe will be celebrating his well earned retirement this evening (Saturday 3rd August) at the Boots & Laces, Torquay United Football Ground from 7:30pm. Thanks Joe for all the years delivering to us ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2019-08-03
    4 months ago
  • JOE OUR POSTIE’S LAST DAY
    Our much loved and appreciated postie Joe Croker making his rounds in Maidencombe on his last day.   Joe will be celebrating his well earned retirement this evening (Saturday 3rd August) at the Boots & Laces, Torquay United Football Ground from 7:30pm. Thanks Joe for all the years delivering to us ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2019-08-03
    4 months ago
  • Proposed tree felling in Sladnor Park
    The developers of Sladnor Park have submitted a proposal to fell a significant number of trees on the site. The rationale and schedule can be found in the documents section of the PA for Sladnor Park, where they can be downloaded. The proposal amounts to the destruction ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2019-05-16
    7 months ago
  • Proposed tree felling in Sladnor Park
    The developers of Sladnor Park have submitted a proposal to fell a significant number of trees on the site. The rationale and schedule can be found in the documents section of the PA for Sladnor Park, where they can be downloaded. The proposal amounts to the destruction ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2019-05-16
    7 months ago
  • SCATHING CONDEMNATION OF THE TDRP’s SECRET MEETING ON SLADNOR PARK
    The Torbay Coastal Heritage Trust's letter regarding the perceived abject failures and duplicity of the Torbay Design Review Panel (TDRP) makes for fascinating but ultimately alarming reading. The letter is reproduced here by kind permission of the TCHT.“It is up to us to live up to the legacy that was ... read more
    Source: MAIDENCOMBE.NETPublished on 2019-01-05
    11 months ago
  • MAJOR SURVEY TAKING PLACE AT SLADNOR PARK
    Engineers and equipment have been on site all day at the lower end of Sladnor Park just in from Brim Hill. Two operations are taking place with drilling equipment to test the water tables and saturation levels of the lower reaches of Sladnor Park.Survey team number 1 at Sladnor ParkThe ... read more
    Source: MAIDENCOMBE.NETPublished on 2019-01-02
    11 months ago
  • Has the Sladnor planning application of 2007 expired?
    Over the years a number of planning applications have been submitted for the redevelopment of Sladnor Park. These included the construction of a hotel, the development of a holiday village and the development of private dwellings. Additionally, ‘exotic’ proposals put forward also included the formation of a ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2018-12-11
    12 months ago
  • Has the Sladnor planning application of 2007 expired?
    Over the years a number of planning applications have been submitted for the redevelopment of Sladnor Park. These included the construction of a hotel, the development of a holiday village and the development of private dwellings. Additionally, ‘exotic’ proposals put forward also included the formation of a ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2018-12-11
    12 months ago
  • Safeguard Torbay’s designated Coastal Country Park
    Torbay Coastal Heritage Trust has released a flyer, which clearly highlights what is at risk with the proposed Sladnor Park Development and what will be lost, should the application be approved. The post Safeguard Torbay’s designated Coastal Country Park appeared first on Maidencombe Community. ... read more
    Source: Maidencombe Community NewsPublished on 2018-12-04
    1 year ago