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Ghost villages fears for North Devon after rise in second home owners

Updated: Apr 21, 2022

DevonLive have reported on the risk of ghost villages in North Devon, and how the Neighbourhood Plan has been developed to help avoid this in Georgeham Parish.

"There are even streets in Croyde and Georgeham that in the winter have just one resident - but the community has a plan to change that"

The neighbourhood plan has been submitted and is now in a public consultation period.North Devon Council are inviting everyone to take part and make their view count. Closing date: Friday 9th July.

The future of the Parish will be shaped by this plan.

"The Plan establishes a vision for the evolution and long-term sustainability of Georgeham parish and provides policies and proposals to guide development within the designated area."

Full details of how to comment can be found at the link below.

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