Repairs land parish council in court
EMERGENCY repairs to a churchyard wall are to be reported to the
Exeter Consistory Court amid claims that the civic parish council
ignored the conditions on a faculty when it carried out the
Responsibility for maintaining the churchyard of St Mary the
Virgin, Willand, in Devon, passed to Willand Parish Council after
it closed to burials in 1968.
In recent years, the retaining wall around the churchyard
(right) began to lean. An emergency faculty was granted last ...
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