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Community Development

TCDS Totnes Community

Unlocking local potential

Land Development

About Us

Totnes Community Development Society (TCDS) was established and incorporated as an Industrial and Provident Society for the Benefit of the Community in July 2012.

There are four Directors of Totnes Community Development Society: Dave Chapman, Rob Hopkins, Frances Northrop and Anna Lodge.  You can find out more about them here Directors.

Totnes Community Development Society works to bring spaces into community use, management and ownership, including working in partnership with other groups and organisations locally to achieve this and in support of local service provision.

Currently Totnes Community Development Society:

Facilitates Atmos Totnes a community-led redevelopment of the former Dairy Crest site adjacent to Totnes railway station for truly affordable housing, community and work space.

Manages the Mansion on Fore Street in Totnes as a community facility held by the King Edward VI College Site Foundation.

Partners with Golden Iris (at the Elmhirst Building) to support young people to develop spaces for creativity, skills development and positive mental health.

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For more information

You can download a copy of the Totnes Community Development Society Rules here. The latest accounts for TCDS (ending 31st December 2019) are available to download here.

Click on the button for a full document library covering information about how Totnes Community Development Society is governed, the establishment and running of the Mansion, the Atmos Totnes development and Golden Iris at the Elmhirst Building.

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Thank you

We are deeply grateful to those whose financial support, large or small, has made it possible for Totnes Community Development Society to reach this stage.  While some of those would like to remain anonymous, we would like to thank the following organisations for their support:

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LASTEST NEWS

2020 Annual General Meeting

Members of Totnes Community Development Society have been invited to 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Totnes Community Development Society on Monday 29th June at 7pm.

This meeting will be held online and members wishing to attend must register to receive access to the meeting.  

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Atmos Totnes update: Reserved matters approval for first phase

Totnes Community Development Society has been granted approval for the first phase of the Atmos Totnes development by South Hams District Council. This follows the application of reserved matters for phase 1a of development relating to the construction of a bat house on the Atmos Totnes site. This phase will develop crucial ecological mitigation required by statutory agencies before any other work can start on site.

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