Welcome to Alphington Village Forum

This web site was set up by residents concerned about proposed developments south of Alphington Village.

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AVF email

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Emails from AVF will no longer be sent from the alphingtonforum@hotmail address. If you have opted in to emails  you will receive emails from a different source.

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Aldens East, Aldens West to Planning committee

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NEWS: Yvonne Atkinson, the DCC councillor for Alphington and St Thomas reported to our committee meeting last week that the extant planning application for Aldens East and West is to go before the ECC planning committee on 3rd September 2018. Dart’s land is not coming forward. YA confirmed that the application is submitted in accordance with the AVF brief. The site is to be tendered for sale in Autumn 2018 (with outline consent and S106), to start on site 2020ish after detailed approval. The allotment site at the top of Shillingford Road is...

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AGM Wednesday 23 May 2018

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AGM and OPEN MEETING in the Community Centre at 7.15 pm on Wednesday 23 May 2018 Speakers: the Revd Mike Partridge Rector of St Michael’s Church and Josie Walledge, Chairman of Exminster Parish Council Our quality of life will not be the same once 2,500 new homes have been built on our boundary unless YOU get involved and give your views to the councils. The Alphington Village Forum encourages all residents to come to this important event and support the AVF by becoming a member (£2)! For more details please see www.alphingtonforum.co.uk or...

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Village Hall

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Most residents will be aware that the village hall rebuild is now complete. The hall is owned by the Alphington Community Association and the ACA committee members deserve much credit for the work they have put in to achieve this result. Alphington residents can see the hall this Saturday 25th November when it will be open for viewing from 2pm. There will be a comment board if you want to leave suggestions.

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Letter to Exeter City Council Leader

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The following letter was sent to Councillor Edwards on October 21st 2017 Dear Cllr Pete Edwards I attach a proposal from the Alphington Village Forum in response to your offer last March to grant our residents CIL money out of the Exeter City Council  funds (as opposed to the Exeter Community Forum portion) for a project that we consider is the most needed by our village in the future, bearing in mind the imminent South West Exeter development of 2,500 new homes. You will see that this proposed plan is for the benefit of the future 3,000 or...

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