There's anticipation that there might be something of interest coming to the Market Square - with much discussion of the need or otherwise for more coffee shops or clothing stores, for independent businesses or chain stores...
Streetlife | Mondays Child to become a Joules store! | Page 1
Meanwhile, the Herald reports on good trade over the Easter weekend:
Consumer confidence up in Sidmouth
Consumer confidence up in Sidmouth - News - Sidmouth Herald
In the West Country, business seems to be doing very well too, as in a report out today:
Upturn in confidence levels sees recruitment on cards
Michelmores Business Barometer A303 South West transport | Western Morning News
Futures Forum: Can anyone save the High Street?
Futures Forum: What transport infrastructure do we want for East Devon?
Futures Forum: HS2 and the South-West: post-Dawlish ..... "Building a few kilometres of new track to secure access to the South West has a far better case than building hundreds of kilometres of vanity trackage to serve places which are already linked by multiple rail and motorway systems."
Futures Forum: Lobbying: big business and big government in East Devon