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About Educationsupportuk

My Devon is a blog that collates all the things I like, (especially food) in Devon ...and sometimes further afield. Education SupportUK blog collates stories and research relating to pedagogy, policy, strategy and process on all areas of education.

Teignbridge Civic Service

Not sure why this wasn’t posted before, it was written earlier in the year. Had  a lovely civic service for Teignbridge today. Roz as chairman has done a great job. I  Met the Deputy lord Lieutenant and visitors from North … Continue reading

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From the Ridiculous to the Sublime – the Lords Delivers!

Originally posted on Igniting Fires & Filling Buckets:
I must confess. Today I voted in one of the most bizarre elections in the world. And I voted for someone who was eligible to be a candidate because he is the…

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Who checks that councils are running correctly?

Following on from my last blog today I want to ask you where do you go to if you have concerns over your council? If it is going well great, but what happens when it goes wrong? e.g. you may … Continue reading

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A call for Inspections of parish and town councils

Following from my last blog and comments suggesting that there should be more transparency and checking of parish and town councils I have submitted an e -petition to Eric Pickles. To share and sign it follow the link below and … Continue reading

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Resignation

Sadly I have resigned from the council. Whilst I wanted to serve my community it became very clear that others wished to further themselves rather than the community. It also became evident over many months that decisions were decided outside … Continue reading

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Teignbridge Civic service

Enjoyed the Teignbridge Civic service today at St Gregory’s in Dawlish.  I met lots of people including the Deputy Lord Lieutenant, the Mayors of North and East Devon and our local councillors. Roz did a great job organising it. Our … Continue reading

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Devons battered coast

National TV has highlighted Dawlish and the train track that has been washed into the sea creating misery for those working in London or on the M5 corridor that regularly use the train service. Here in Teignbridge Teignmouth has also … Continue reading

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