East Devon Alliance
Although you wouldn’t know it if you are watching the feeble journalism of BBC Spotlight, ITV West Country News or the Midweek Herald, East Devon Council’s notoriety for bad practice has been known at a national level for years.
In this report, written by the leading national governance and housing journalist Anna Minton, East Devon has its own special section – right up there with some of the worst in the country. She’s called her paper The Local Lobby and the Failure of Democracy.
We couldn’t put it better ourselves. Turn to page 17 for a few pages on East Devon which will make your hair stand on end.
This was 2013. Nothing has changed – it’s got worse as the Tories fear losing power and their mates twist their wrists ever harder.
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