Sidmouth council houses to get £65k make-over

PUBLISHED: 21:08 04 June 2009 | UPDATED: 09:19 18 June 2010

NEARLY £65,000 will be splashed on giving the outside of 128 council houses in Sidmouth, Sidford and Sidbury a makeover this year.

NEARLY £65,000 will be splashed on giving the outside of 128 council houses in Sidmouth, Sidford and Sidbury a makeover this year.

East Devon District Council will fork out £64,605 on redecorating the exteriors of 97 of its properties in Sidbury and Sidford, as well as 31 properties in Sidmouth.

The cash has been stumped up as part of a £425,000 programme by the council that will see 820 houses, bungalows and flats and 233 garages get an external sprucing up.


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