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REVEALED: EDDC’s home after Sidmouth decided

PUBLISHED: 12:01 06 February 2014 | UPDATED: 12:01 06 February 2014

East Devon District Council's new home at SkyPark

East Devon District Council's new home at SkyPark

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East Devon District Council’s (EDDC) home after Sidmouth has been revealed – it looks set to take off for SkyPark.

The authority has rejected two sites in two in Honiton and another in Cranbrook’s high street, opting instead for the £210million business park – but has kept the existing Clyst House in Clyst St Mary as a backup.

Cabinet members voted for the move at their meeting on Wednesday and it will be rubber-stamped by full council if it is financially viable.

See a full report in tomorrow’s Sidmouth Herald.

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