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Yesterday, 23:54
Bad Manners at the Exmouth Festival on Friday evening. Ref exe 22-16SH 7002. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures: Bad Manners

Yesterday, 10:49
The pompom field in the gardens outside Dray Court on Exmouth's Rolle Road is part of Exmouth's Art Trail, Photo: Paul Strange.

There’s an extraordinary sight on Exmouth’s Rolle Road for the next few days.

Thu, 18:31
Sidmouth Surf Life Saving Club. Ref shs 20-16SH 4304. Picture: Simon Horn.

Youngsters from Sidmouth Surf Lifesaving Club recently took to the water to mark the start of their 2016 season.

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Thu, 10:05
Beaver taking first steps in new home credit: Nick Upton/naturepl.com

Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) has taken an ‘exciting’ new step in its project by introducing two more adult beavers on the River Otter.

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Wed, 16:00
Carol Gilson wth her Points of Light certificate from Prime Minister David Cameron. Ref shs 21-16AW 7965. Picture: Alex Walton

The Orchard Way resident is the founder of the Joe Gilson Mobility Scheme.

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Tue, 16:30
Ottery Primary School May celebrations. This year's queen and king, Eliza and Riley, with their attendants Bella and Toby, are crowned by Mr Nick Smith. Ref sho 21-16AW 7821. Picture: Alex Walton

School pupils dance around the maypole

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Tue, 16:07
Three legged races at the Sid Vale Athletics meeting on Sunday. Ref shs 21-16SH 5928. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the event

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Tue, 15:37
Devon and Cornwall Police are appealing for help to find David Cauldwell.

Police have launched an appeal to find a missing man who has connections to Sidmouth.

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Tue, 15:25
The Singing for Fun group meet in the hall alongside St Margarets church in Topsham every Tuesday 11am till 1pm and new members are welcome. Ref ext 21-16SH 6109. Picture: Simon Horn.

Video and Picture

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Mon, 21:31
Samba band Street Heat performed in the Strand Gardens on Sunday as part of their 25th anniversary celebrations. Ref exe 21-16SH 5562. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the band playing in Exmouth

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Mon, 18:31
Dr Simon Singh MBE

The organisers of Sidmouth Science Festival are delighted to announce that a celebrated science communicator will be joining this year’s event.

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Mon, 10:58
MP Hugo Swire visited Ottery St Mary hospital on Saturday where he spoke with protesters. Ref sho 21-16SH 4957. Picture: Simon Horn.

Scores of protesters turned out to express anger that the facility could be under threat

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Mon, 09:26
The Exmouth RNLI D class ILB George Bearman is brought back to the boathouse following a shout on Tuesday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 9531-16-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Exmouth RNLI crew members rescued 10 passengers and the captain of a river taxi which ran aground on Friday (May 20).

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Sunday, May 22, 2016
Demolition work is underway on the former Honiton Royal British Legion building. Ref mhh 17-16AW 4563. Picture: Alex Walton

Up to eight homes could be built in Honiton if proposals are given the green light by district planners.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Axe Estuary Wetlands education centre

The district council Countryside team will be holding a ‘What’s that bird?’ day at Seaton Wetlands next month.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Paul and Diana Lloyd have shed the weight of a person between them over the last two years.

A Sidmouth couple, who have lost the equivalent of a person in weight, said the ‘right mindset’ can help people achieve their slimming goals.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Residents take part in a beach clean exercise.

East Devon residents are being encouraged to enjoy the coastline as part of World Oceans Day.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Left to right, Miss Lapinskis (Brixington Primary Academy School), Mrs Tetley and Mrs Hughes (Both Beacon C of E Primary School)

Teachers from five Exmouth schools met on the town’s beach to discover new ways to develop their teaching outdoors.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016
Motor racing legend Nigel Mansell opned the latest Dream-A-Way caravan at Devon Cliffs on Saturday. Ref exe 19-16SH 3685. Picture: Simon Horn.

Former Formula One champion Nigel Mansell flew in to open new holiday home

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Thursday, May 19, 2016

Fire crews were called out to an electrical fire in Exmouth today (Thursday, May 19).

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Thursday, May 19, 2016
Devon and Cornwall's new Police and Crime Commisioner Alison Hernandez

Alison Hernandez has started in role despite being the subject of an investigation

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Thursday, May 19, 2016
Sidmouth Lifeboat. Ref shs 4548-02-15SH. Photo Simon Horn

Sidmouth Lifeboat was called out this afternoon (May 19) after reports of a kite surfer getting into difficulty.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016
Cat and her boyfriend Mark are climbing the height of Everest in a day to raise funds for ARC

Cat and Mark raise funds in memory of Stanley

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Tallie Blanshard, 15,  receives her award  from GA treasurer Mick Dawson

A Colyton Grammar School student has been named the winner of the Geographical Association’s prestigious national competition.

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