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  • Fast Access tool for planning applications

    We have written a tool which enables you to see details of all active planning applications on a single interactive page. This enables applications to be filtered by date range, parish, ward or Wildlife Warden area, type, decision level. Text search on address, proposal and document description and title is also provided. A summary of…

  • Precious Trees Need Preserving

    Precious Trees Need Preserving

    New neighbours move in and immediately cut down a magnificent silver birch and create a drive with non-porous material. I am mad! I love trees, writes Fran Hamilton. What’s all the fuss about? Let’s start at the bottom, below the surface of the soil. Maybe you have noticed white threads on old rotting wood. These…

  • Teignbridge progress with the climate and ecological emergency

    Cllr. Jackie Hook, executive member for Climate Change, Flooding and Coastal Defence reported to Teignbridge District Council’s (TDC) Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 9th February 2021. Here is a video clip of her report She reported on TDC’s work on Climate change and the Ecological Emergency: TDC appointed William Elliot in February 2020 as Climate…

  • ACT responds to Teignbridge Local Plan consultation

    ACT responds to Teignbridge Local Plan consultation

    The ACT coordinating group is preparing a response to the TDC Local Plan consultation.  We have prepared an initial draft response here. Your input/comments are very much welcomed, please send these to It is important that everyone responds to this consultation by the 15th June as the new Local Plan will shape development in…

  • Carbon Calculator released

    Carbon Calculator released

    We have developed a carbon calculator which is simple to use and will enable you to track your carbon footprint from year to year. The calculator covers everything you and your household consume including domestic energy use, transport, food and stuff. Domestic energy use and car use are based on accurate readings. As well as…

  • Teignbridge Wildlife Watchers on Facebook

    Teignbridge Wildlife Watchers on Facebook

    A message to all ACT members with an interest in Wildlife. To help wildlife, find new friends, keep people in touch and encourage them to share the wildlife they see on their daily walk, we’ve just started a Teignbridge Wildlife Watchers Facebook Page.

  • Decarbonising Transport setting the Challenge

    DfT has launched Decarbonising Transport setting the Challenge. This recognises that current and planned policies will not result in net zero by 2050. This consultation plans to produce a Transport Decarbonisation Plan within 7 months.

  • Teignbridge District Council Local Plan Review

    On 23rd March Teignbridge District Council announced the Local Plan 2020-2040 Review. The review survey runs until 15th June 2020, and ACT will be publishing a response towards the end of April.

  • Transport Documents Updated

    Transport related documents have been updated to reflect comments received. These are the Parish Pack, Transport Policy and the TECs Electric Vehicles review.