Jackie Brodie

Liberal Democrat Councillor for Bushell Ward Learn more

Coombeshead Rd / Ashburton Rd junction tidied up

by jackiebrodie on 30 September, 2016

Today with the help of Cllr Gordon Hook and a local resident we have cleared the hanging vegetation and brambles from the corner of Coombeshead Rd and Ashburton Rd. I had spent some time trying to find who owned this small area of land surrounded by high walls on one side and a fence on […]

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Time running out to apply for central heating fund

by jackiebrodie on 30 September, 2016

Residents have until 14 October to apply for a grant which will help with central heating being installed into your house. Teignbridge District Council, along with other local authorities, is supporting the CosyDevon Central Heating Fund which is managed by their scheme partners E.ON, AgilityEco, National Energy Action (NEA) and Integrated Energy Services. The scheme […]

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Devon Highways Maintenance Backlog

by jackiebrodie on 18 September, 2016

The following is an extract of a report being presented to a County Council Committee this coming week. “Each year the highway assets are valued as a requirement of central government. In 2015 the accumulated depreciation of the highway asset has been calculated at £1.36 billion. This figure represents the loss in value of the […]

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Contact me with your Litter, Waste and Recycling Issues

by jackiebrodie on 3 September, 2016

I have been contacted by a number of residents , over the past few months, that have not had their green bin collected in spite of having paid their £35. Hopefully those that have contacted me are now having their bins emptied. You may also be interested to know that an assisted collection service is available to […]

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Two New Bushell Town Councillors

by jackiebrodie on 3 September, 2016

Earlier this year two Newton Abbot Bushell Ward Town Councillors resigned from the Council. As a consequence two vacancies were created, and these were filled at a Town Council meeting this week. The two new councillors are both community minded and already known to many for the work they do on a voluntary basis in the […]

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Contact Me With Your Planning Concerns

by jackiebrodie on 15 July, 2016

Jackie has been busy over recent months taking up the concerns of residents about planning proposals near to them. These include Coombeshead Academy All Weather Pitch, Newton Abbot College Pitch Floodlighting, proposals for an Aldi at Forde Close, a petrol station at Asda and housing development at Berry Knowles near Whitehill. You can look at […]

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Election successes and membership boost for Lib Dems

by jackiebrodie on 15 July, 2016

In yesterday’s council by elections around the country the Lib Dems made at least 4 gains; 2 on Cornwall County Council, 1 on Wiltshire CC and one in North Norfolk. That is significant progress for a party that gets virtually no national credit in the media. It shows again that where we work on the […]

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I’ve just noticed the description below of your County Councillor, on the Newton Abbot Conservatives webpage. Does she know no shame, she hasn’t lived here for over a year now, and moved to France shortly after being elected. Obviously she didn’t find Newton Abbot quite as wonderful as she claims!! That hasn’t stopped her claiming her […]

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 Newton Abbot Community Transport Association has been providing accessible, affordable transport and services to our community, supporting increased mobility, social contact and independence since 1991. They provide Shopmobility wheelchairs and scooters, Ring & Ride door to door wheelchair friendly shopping trips, wheelchair accessible and community cars to health and similar appointments, community minibuses for eligible clubs […]

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