Almost 4,000 people from across East Devon have taken part in a protest march in Sidmouth today.
Campaigners have joined forces to oppose plans for new development in the area.
Richard Lawrence reports:
Hundreds of people are expected to turn out for a protest march to the headquarters of East Devon District Council this morning.
The 'Save our Sidmouth' campaign has sent out a rallying call to residents in East Devon to join their march on Saturday.