PICTURES: SOS Protest march to EDDC

11:16 08 November 2012

Protesters arrive at EDDC's HQ at the Knowle on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shs 9554-45-12SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on MyPhotos24.

Protesters arrive at EDDC's HQ at the Knowle on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shs 9554-45-12SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on MyPhotos24.

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Protesters march on EDDC headquarters

Around 4,000 people gathered at the eastern end of the Sidmouth seafront on Saturday morning to march to the East Devon District Council headquarters at the Knowle. The event organised and speaheaded by the Save Our Sidmouth (SOS) group was expected to attract around 1,000 people but they were amazed by the total turnout. People from across East Devon many carrying banners, joined the march to urge the District Council to ‘think again’ over future development proposals.

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