EDDC Leader Leaves the Conservative Party. First Sign of Swaths of Changes at EDDC?

Now we learn that the Leader of East Devon District Council, Conservative Councillor Ian Thomas, who is on the ballot paper in Trinity Ward as a Conservative, has resigned from the party. This is a most incredible state of affairs with just a week to go to polling day and after many voters will have cast their postal vote. If the leading local Conservative politician jumps ship, particularly so close to...

Is Our Opposition in the EDDC Election for Seaton Getting Worried?

The first East Devon Alliance election board that went up in Seaton was deliberately vandalised on Saturday and in broad daylight sometime between 11 am and noon. The board was in private property overlooking the Underfleet so who could possibly have taken offence to an advertising board showing support for the 2 EDA Independent candidates standing for election in Seaton, Dan Ledger and Jack Rowland? We'll let readers draw their...