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A former serviceman from Sidmouth, once told he would never run again, has earned a place in the world’s toughest footrace.

Iwitness24 photo challenge winner announced.

It’s Pancake Day on Tuesday, February 28, and we want to know what Devon’s favourite pancake topping is. Sweet, savoury or both? Decide in our poll here...

Gallery: Marines In The Making

Friday, February 24, 2017

Lympstone Primary school children were put through their paces when the Marines barked out their instructions to

Lurcher Beau, aged six, has spent the last three years at Dogs Trust Ilfracombe and watched more than 1,000 dogs find their forever home while he has been overlooked. Can you give him the home he deserves?

Gallery: The changing face of Lyme Regis

Friday, February 24, 2017

Shady Tree lecture will highlight some of the resort’s major events

Sidmouth protesters among those arguing against ‘draconian’ changes that they say have ‘left retirement plans in tatters’

Hope that ‘common sense will prevail’ as health bosses set to consider bed cut proposals

The Budleigh Salterton Carnival Club fundraiser is fast approaching.

East Devon District Council (EDDC) has agreed to increase its share of council tax.

Gallery: Stormy Exmouth - PICTURES

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Blustery winds swept across the region.

The Exmouth Business Awards 2017 – celebrating the achievements of local businesses – is coming up at Exmouth’s Ocean on Friday, May 19. Here we look back at a previous award winner, honoured for its professional service...

This year’s theme is Time, Tides and Tectonics,

Date for this year’s event revealed as organisers promise to serve up a fun-filled platter of demonstrations, local produce and children’s activities

Weston seafront gigapixel photos

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Weston seafront panorama captured at super high resolution.

Gallery: Exmouth Pram Push of 1988

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Pictures from Exmouth Pram Push in 1988.

Presenter says he is a big fan of the West Dorset resort

THE indefatigable Maureen Lipman has, inbetween her many acting roles, found the time to write 10 autobiographical books, including It’s a Jungle out There, published last year.

Gallery: Snowy Sidmouth in pictures

Monday, February 20, 2017

Iwitness24 member, Lena Welch, sent us her shots of the recent snow flurry in Devon.

Gallery: Colyton pair’s station clean up

Monday, February 20, 2017

Seaton Junction gets a major clean up thanks to Ian and his mum Joan, aged 76.

Gallery: iwitness24 photo challenge winner

Monday, February 20, 2017

Katie Williams takes first place in our iwitness24 photo competition.

Breaking News: Ottery St Mary Hospital to lose stroke unit

Monday, February 20, 2017

Health bosses say the transfer to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital (RD&E) will enable patients to access better care

Crews carried out extensive search of area

An Exmouth superstore has shown its support for the town’s RNLI volunteers with a £500 donation.

Plenty on menu at Moores’ in the run-up to Easter Sunday

The Travelling into History season continues at Sidmouth’s Kennaway House this Tuesday (February 21), with a talk by Ffiona Eaves on Roman amphitheatres.

The district council has called on car park users to take advantage of the cheaper car park prices, which end on March 31.

Devon County Council boosts social care spending but calls for ‘urgent review’ of Government funding in face of continued austerity and slashed budgets

Can you rehome Ellie? The spaniel has been overlooked by ‘hundreds’ of potential new owners, Dogs Trust Ilfracombe said.

Axminster Tools and Machinery (T&M) has recently been listed in the top 250 ecommerce and cross-channel retailers as detailed in the Internet Retailing UK (IRUK) Top 500 report 2017.

Mammoth charity quiz night in Exmouth

Friday, February 17, 2017

Macmillan Cancer Support is holding a mammoth quiz on Friday, February 24.

Ella Dye, aged 13, from Exmouth, is warning against charging mobile phones overnight; her bedroom caught fire

A man was arrested yesterday after a suspected stabbing took place in Exmouth.

Health bosses are asking patients, carers, friends and family to give feedback and help improve future services

Police negotiators were called out in Exmouth yesterday to talk a man away from a cliff edge at Orcombe Point.

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