Archive for December, 2015

New Bantham owner decries permitted sewage bypasses into Devon Avon

Nicholas Johnston, the new owner of the Bantham Estate, has expressed his support for the long-maintained view of the ACA that the 10 permitted releases of raw sewage into the Avon from the Aveton Gifford sewage treatment works after heavy rainfall should be stopped.  At present, the releases are made without any warning to the public despite the increased recreational use of the river.   For the full story, see this link -

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-32717287

 

New Year 2016 clean up along Tidal Road

For details, click on this link – Tidal Road clean up NYD 2016

DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER

The ACA Chairman’s perspective on current news is available here - December-2015-Newsletter