Sustainable Dittisham Next meeting Tuesday 10 December

Sustainable Dittisham’s next meeting is in the Village Hall 6-8pm.

Everyone Welcome

Nibbles & Refreshments

Come and find out what it’s all about !

Short updates on project progress.

Talk from a builder on draught-proofing and insulation.

Future meetings –

WED 15/1/20 & WED 12/2/20
Time. 6-8PM


Application for up to 373 Dwellings South of White Rock, Torbay

Torbay Council Planning has sent notice that any further comments on an application for up to 373 dwellings on Land to the South of White Rock must be received by 11 December. Copy of letter attached.
To comment on this very important application – the following link will take you to the planning website. LINK
This is the comment made by the Parish Council in 2017.

West Dart Bus December Service

In December the service to Dartmouth will operate as usual on 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th of December.

A trip to The Willows Shopping Centre, Torquay is being planned for 7th December leaving Blackawton bus stop at 9.15am and returning around 2.30pm.

Seats can be booked by contacting Alex Thom, at Ivybridge Community Transport on 01752 690444. The cost will be £5 per person.

There will also be a trip to Newton Abbot on the 18th December instead of Christmas day.

Pick up at The Level car park at 9.20, at Dittisham bus stop at 9.30am, and at Blackawton bus stop at 9.40, and we head back from Newton Abbott at 1.15 pm.

The West Dart Bus runs a regular service to nearby towns, as follows:

Dartmouth every Friday at 10.15 am.
Totnes 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, at 9.50 am.
Newton Abbot last Wednesday of the month at 9.50 am.

For the Newton Abbot trip it is best (but not necessary) to book in advance, particularly in Summer. Please ring Tony on 07512 433789, or contact the office at 01752 690 444 or

The West Dart Bus is run by the Ivybridge and District Community Transport Association (IDCTA).


We have vacancies for two new Parish Councillors.

Being part of Dittisham Parish Council gives you the opportunity to make a real difference to your community.

If you would like to be part of the Council please contact us!

Thank you to Beach Clean Volunteers Sunday 27 October

Thank you to the team of volunteers who did a beach clean in Dittisham last Sunday!
They removed 13 bags of rubbish. One carpet. One top of a washing machine. A table and two chairs! All no longer on the River banks of the Dart!