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A Sidford teenager has signed a two year professional contract with Somerset Cricket Club after an impressive debut for the club.

An Axminster woman has died following a road traffic collision near Sidbury on Monday.

Author speaks to Sidmouth audience ahead of the release of debut novel

Members of the public invited to give their views on proposals

An elderly woman has died following a road traffic collision near Sidbury this morning (Monday).

Gallery: Mussel Festival

Yesterday, 11:18

The second Exmouth Spirit of the Exe and Mussel Festival was held on Saturday on the sea front

Gallery: Pictures: Sidmouth Carnival

Yesterday, 10:55

This year’s Sidmouth Carnival pictures were taken on The Esplanade, where hundreds of people gathered to watch the spectacle.

Three former volunteers with the RNLI lifeboat in Lyme Regis and one new recruit received awards at the crew’s end of season party on Saturday (September 24).

Motorists are being warned to take their valuables with them after a spate of car break-ins across East Devon.

Account of visit to Ottery St Mary Parish Church provides revealing insight

Charity representatives in East Devon have the chance to take part in a unique bidding process for funds in front of a panel of ‘dragons’ in Honiton next month.

Laughter rang round St Peter’s Church in Budleigh Salterton at the funeral of Devon County Cricket Club chairman Geoff Evans.

Sidmouth Carnival returns tomorrow

Friday, September 23, 2016

Excitement is building as entires from near and far prepare to roll into Sidmouth tomorrow night (Saturday) for the town’s carnival.

Sidmouth women join others across region in national protest

A trio of incidents took place in Budleigh Salterton, Sidmouth and Colaton Raleigh, between 12.30am and 7am.

East Devon MP Hugo Swire has pledged his support for a proposal which would see Exmouth and Sidmouth retain their inpatient beds.

Honiton’s Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) could win as much as £12,000 in funding towards its community garden thanks to an initiative launched by Tesco.

Residents are being encouraged to break the ‘poo taboo’ ahead of Colostomy Day on October 1.

‘I have been lucky with the experiences I have had in my life but going to the barrels each year was always one of the most memorable.’

The annual Jolly Good Jaunt has been a big success since it was launched in 2014.

Honiton gets 24-hour access defibrillator

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

A defibrillator for community use has been donated to Honiton - and will stay at the town’s rugby club.

A former computer shop owner has been cleared of bunking off community payback work after telling a judge the probation service lost an important letter.

‘Save our surgery’ petition launched

Residents unite in support for the surgery as East Devon MP Sir Hugo Swire gets involved in talks

Parking problems at Honiton Surgery could be a thing of the past after an agreement was struck to improve the situation for its patients.

A Sidmouth man - lucky to be alive after he was crushed under a three-tonne dumper truck - has thanked well-wishers and emergency services from his hospital bed.

A Seaton butcher’s shop, dating from the 1930s, has been restored to its former glory.

The number of Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants in East Devon rose last month, despite the figure for the whole of Devon reaching a new record low.

Fresh faces are being sought for Honiton Community Theatre Company’s 2017 production of Aladdin.

‘Extending life-saving service could make big difference to the community’

Police report a total of 21 recorded incidents in August

Desperate couple urge 15-year-old to get in touch

Gallery: Tour of Britain in Honiton

Friday, September 9, 2016

Stage six of the Tour of Britain passes through Honiton.

Artists will be opening the door to their work spaces in Devon Open Studios from tomorrow (Saturday).

Tour-iffic day! Town buzzing with excitement as riders race through streets

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