DIG candidates hold an open public meeting

16th April 2019 Paul Reach 2

The DIG candidates held an open public meeting last night (15th April) at the Flavel church. The meeting was well attended and an open question and answer session stimulated debate on several important subjects. The need for more affordable housing,  (Read more)

DIG – your candidates

6th April 2019 Paul Reach 22

Over the next week or so, we will be featuring the personal profiles of the DIG 16. Hopefully they will give you more of an insight into what we are like. Also more importantly, what we hope to achieve if (Read more)

Tomorrow is – High Street Saturday

15th March 2019 Paul Reach 0

As a part of the Future High Street initiative by the Government they have declared this Saturday is High Street Saturday. They are encouraging people to shop in the independent and national shops on their own high street to try (Read more)

“Show me the money”

11th January 2019 Paul Reach 4

The Government has just announced the Future High Street fund. With a budget of £675M this is available to towns that wish to invest in the infrastructure needed to re-invigorate our town center. If you run a business in Dartmouth, (Read more)

Government funding for the High Street

28th December 2018 Paul Reach 0

The government has announced funding of about £650 million pounds for the rejuvenation of our high streets. The question is will Dartmouth take advantage of this fund by applying through SHDC or DCC for support? What would we invest in (Read more)

Who should fund the footfall camera?

21st November 2018 Paul Reach 4

As many of you know Dartmouth Business News has been publishing footfall data for Dartmouth quay for over a year now. The data shows a sharp decline in visitor numbers walking along this central street. We have been challenged many (Read more)

Footfall camera – Is it working?

6th November 2018 Paul Reach 0

After the food festival the measured reduction in footfall year on year was challenged by a committee member.  We asked Springboard to verify the validity of the measurements and they have now responded. Their tests have shown that the footfall (Read more)

Patients Participation Group – AGM

17th October 2018 Paul Reach 0

by Charley Adams – Dartmouth Chronicle    @charleyad21  charley.adams@dartmouth-today.co.uk The Dartmouth Medical Practice Patients Participation Group is holding it’s AGM this week. On Thursday, October 18, the annual meeting of Dart patients will be at 6pm in the Guildhall, in the Clifton Room. (Read more)

Dartmouth footfall week 35 2018

5th September 2018 Paul Reach 0

Here are the Springboard footfall results for week 35 2018. Bear in mind that this was regatta week but the YOY comparison is to the week after regatta last year. (regatta was in week 34 last year); This is one (Read more)