'No venue suitable for reception in Honiton'

PUBLISHED: 11:27 25 November 2008 | UPDATED: 22:40 15 June 2010

THERE was no venue suitable in Honiton to host a civic reception for guests from German twin town Gronau, meaning the event had to take place outside of the town.

THERE was no venue suitable in Honiton to host a civic reception for guests from German twin town Gronau, meaning the event had to take place outside of the town.That's what former mayor Councillor Vernon Whitlock told the town council this week, when he outlined why he supports plans for a community centre complex and new base for the council.The reception for the visitors was staged at Escot.


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