The headline is:
“Exmouth seafront regeneration talks to no longer be held in secret”
HOWEVER, as the article goes on to say:
“… following concerns over the ‘secretive’ nature of the new group, East Devon District Council’s cabinet agreed that while the group would meet in private until January 1, the situation would then be reviewed as to if it could be opened up to the public.”
Not the same thing by any stretch of the imagination.
Still, Tory Exmouth town and district councillor Bruce de Sarum is now a member of the group and he has promised us all complete transparency:
so it’s all fine – isn’t it!