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Yesterday, 16:06
Main road through Sidbury to re-open for bank holiday weekend

Work to resume on Tuesday (May 3)

Yesterday, 12:10
Exeter Crown Court.

A Honiton man has been ordered to do unpaid community work after he broke an ASBO by getting drunk and insulting a barmaid.

Yesterday, 10:16
Exmouth Business Awards evening. MP Hugo Swire has a go at the tables with chair of Chamber Of Commerce Ian MacQueen. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exe 0288-18-13AW. To order your copy of this photograph, go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

After hours of deliberation by the judges, the shortlist for the Exmouth Business Awards 2016 has now been announced.

Thu, 18:30
St John's school's new director of music Clive Salmon is pictured with year four students this week. Ref shs 15-16SH 0405. Picture: Simon Horn

A keyboardist who performed on a charity recording of a David Bowie classic has taken the top music job at St John’s School.

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Thu, 15:53

Police are warning residents about rogue traders after a Woodbury Salterton pensioner was conned out of £2,000.

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Thu, 14:09

Voters will be going to the polls next week to choose the next Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall.

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Thu, 11:00
Volunteers are wanted at the Honiton 55+ centre. Ref mhh 17-16AW 4518. Picture: Alex Walton

The manager of Honiton’s 55+ Centre has launched a desperate appeal for volunteers.

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Thu, 07:58
Pictured at the new Dalwood affordable homes development sare (l to r) Neil Parish, MP; Phyllida Culpin (CLT) Helen Cope, Brandon Lewis; Kathy Laing, CLT chairman, Shelaagh Fearnley, CLT secretary and  Louise Lote, development officer.

Secretary of State for housing and planning is shown around village’s new affordable homes development

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Wed, 13:58

Emergency services were called at 8am after his vehicle was found in a field off the old A30 near to the showground at Fenny Bridges.

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Wed, 11:59
The Balfour Arms is set to reopen following a half-a-million pound investment

National pub operator Punch also creates 12 jobs at The Balfour Arms as part of the project.

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Wed, 09:02
EDDC officer spraying a temporary stencil alerting dogs owners to the ban

Signs telling people about the seasonal dog bans on East Devon beaches have been improved.

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Tue, 17:30

Firefighters were called out to a road between Sidmouth and Newton Poppleford, following reports of a digger fire.

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Mon, 15:45

Landlords in East Devon, with currently vacant family-sized properties, are being urged to come forward to help house Syrian refugees.

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Mon, 13:22

The class B drugs were located and seized following the search of an address.

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Mon, 07:00
Angry anglers travelling to Cambourne, Cornwall to complain about new bass fishing rules included MIke Spiller (right), a member of Honiton Angling Club and secretary for the Wyvern Group of the Angling Trust.

Honiton anglers are reeling in anger over new EU regulations concerning bass fishing.

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Sunday, April 24, 2016
Various fruits and vegetables on counter

An East Devon-based healthy eating charity has launched a new initiative in Honiton.

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Saturday, April 23, 2016
William Gillings -Tesco Honiton Community Champion - presents Rockbeare Youth Club with a cheque for £227.67.

Second-hand books have proved a money-spinner for Rockbeare Youth Club.

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Friday, April 22, 2016
Sidmouth's beacon was lit to mark the Queen's 90th birthday. Ref shs 16-16AW 3750. Picture: Alex Walton

Sidmouth marks the Queen’s 90th birthday

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Friday, April 22, 2016
Musician and actor Duncan James paid a visit to his old school this week- Sidmouth College. Ref shs 16-16SH 0815. Picture: Simon Horn

Duncan James returned to Sidmouth College to inspire its latest generation of performers and talk about his ‘colourful’ career in the entertainment business.

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Friday, April 22, 2016
EDDC's countryside team are showing people how to help hedgehogs

Countryside experts will be giving advice on how to help hedgehogs thrive on Sunday, May 1 as part of Hedgehog Awareness Week.

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Friday, April 22, 2016
Peasland's Knapp new gate and entrance way. Wild Lupins on Knapp Hill, Sidmouth. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref shs 1269-21-11AW. Click on myphotos24 to order your copy of this photograph

New recruits welcome as group gets set to mark third year of preserving conservation sites

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Thursday, April 21, 2016
The seafront beacon to celebrated the Queen's 90th birthday viewed from Connaught Gardens and matched in height by waves hitting the eastern cliffs. Ref shs 16-16SH 1773. Picture: Simon Horn

People gather on Sidmouth seafront to see the beacon lit

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Thursday, April 21, 2016
PegasusLife's plans for an orangery at Knowle

A planning application for a 115-home retirement community at Knowle has been held up after council bosses asked the developer for extra information.

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Thursday, April 21, 2016
A view of the great landslip at Whitland on the Axmouth to Lyme Regis Undercliffs

Walk through The Underlciffs now includes a close up view of Goat Island

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Ottery St Mary Fire Station will be holding a car wash this weekend

Ottery St Mary Fire Station and the King School have teamed up to raise money for the Fire Fighters Charity and the Goodwill Children’s Home in India.

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