Planning applications

Two new planning applications have been received:

Ref 17/00002/FUL – 1 New Whiddon Cottages, Halscombe Lane – Two storey rear and single storey side extension.

Ref 17/01346/FUL – Land off Polehouse Lane, Ide – Erection of temporary agricultural workers dwelling.

You can view and comment on these applications at

These applications will be considered at the next meeting of Ide Parish Council Planning Committee which will be held at 6pm in The Hub, on Wednesday 19th July 2017. This meeting is open to the public.

Old Ide Lane – re-surfacing work

Devon County Council have advised that roadworks are expected to start in Old Ide Lane on 18th June.  This is for Micro Asphalt and related surfacing work. Advanced warning signs will be in place at least 7 days before the commencement of work.

For additional information, please contact Devon County Council on 0345 155 1004

Works reference is DG996 – HFMIC2685069 OLD IDE LANE

Planning application

The following application has been received:

17/01250/FUL – The Old Mill, 20 High Street.

Proposal – Two storey rear extension

To view or comment on this application, please go to

Parish Meeting 8th May 2017

“Should Round Field be designated as Local Green Space in Ide Neighbourhood Plan?”

The notes of the Parish Meeting held on 8th May 2017 have been posted under the Neighbourhood Plan section of the website.

Planning application

The following Planning Application has been received:

Ref 17/01093/FUL The Forge, 7 Drakes Farm – Single storey rear extension


To comment on this application or for more information please go to

Shuttle Bus service at “curly wurly bridge”

Keir services have provided an additional back-up phone number after a local resident experienced difficulty this morning in contacting the shuttle bus service.

The numbers are 07455 600 073 and 0798 618 3595

If you have any issues or concerns, please contact Keir Highways on 01392 312630

Planning application

The following application has been received:

16/01723/FUL – 2 Crossview Terrace, Ide – Single storey extension to front elevation.

For more information please go to

Vacancy – Ide Parish Clerk

A vacancy has arisen for a Part-time Clerk/Responsible Finance Officer to the Parish Council

(Salary in accordance with NALC and SLCC recommended rates)

15 hours per month – variable

Starting date 9 October 2017


Required to work from home in support of the Council.  Good administration and computer skills are required, and availability to attend evening meetings.  The Parish Clerk is required to prepare agendas, take minutes, handle correspondence, keep accounts and prepare an annual audit return; assist with the administration of the Parish Cemetery, and publish documents on the village website in line with Transparency Code regulations.

Training and support will be provided.

Applications should be in writing, to include relevant skills, qualifications and experience, and full contact details; and be sent to the Chairman Ide Parish Council, Nick Bradley, Small Ridge House, The Green, Ide EX2 9RT.

Closing date Wed 31 May 2017.


Planning Applications

The following applications have been received:

17/00697/FUL   2 Fore Street, Ide – Two storey side extension

17/00725/FUL   Sculpher Photography, Fore Street, Ide – Demolition of existing building and construction of a dwelling

For further information, please visit

Parish Meeting 8th May

You are invited to attend a Parish Meeting on Monday 8th May from 7.30 – 8.30 pm in Ide Memorial Hall.

The topic for debate is Should Round Field be designated as Local Green Space in the Ide Neighbourhood Plan?