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Half term forest school activities were taking place this week with lots of children

Children enjoyed a pop-up puppet show at Exmouth library performed by The Wild Toy Theatre.

More than 400 people donned their tweed to support Hospiscare’s Jolly Good Jaunt last Sunday (October 23).

Questions raised over case for cutting community hospital beds

The Rotary Club of Exeter Enterprise is holding a polio lunch in Topsham on Sunday, November 20, starting at 12.30pm for 1pm.

Sidmouth’s overwhelming opposition to proposals for relaxed street trading laws could see the town excluded from East Devon-wide changes.

A major cycle route through Exmouth is to be closed for more than four months due to work being carried out by South West Water.

Runners completed a gruelling 16-mile race, with over 1km of vertical ascent, between Sidmouth and Beer.

Armed forces charity SSAFA has launched a campaign ‘Got Your Back’ to help vulnerable veterans

Honiton Carnival took place on Saturday, October 22.

Honiton’s streets were alive with the sights and sounds of the carnival last Saturday (October 22).

A pair of classic motorbikes will be on the starting line of an auction being held in Sidmouth next month.

Police have told Genette Tate’s father his daughter’s unsolved case is closed after 38 years of investigation

Chunk of Devon lands haul at Food and Drink Devon Awards

Devon is to host a temporary Home Office respite facility for vulnerable young refugees arriving from Calais.

Neighbourhood plan will shape future development in community

Lives are at risk because motorists ignoring the Highway Code are delaying the emergency services from leaving Exmouth’s fire and ambulance station.

As part of The Big Draw, the world’s biggest drawing festival, local illustrator Keith Robinson is running an event for children at Axminster Library, in South Street, on Saturday, October 29.

‘It’s not the monetary value, is that fact I can never get them back’

Former Sidmouth College student, who presents on Bear Grylls show, raises money for Macmillan Cancer Support

Disappointment over exclusion from meeting on ‘crucially important issues’

Vast programme of experiments, activities and talks attracted record numbers

Police say they are treating the semi-naked woman shown in a photograph with an Exmouth dinosaur trail model as a victim, because the image was ‘unlawfully accessed’ and shared without permission.

Plans for Uplyme’s long-awaited new primary school have been given the go-ahead.

Police say the pair are awaiting questioning

Committee issue plea after unwanted goods dumped at Millennium Green

Casualties suffered minor injuries in collision near Sidmouth this morning

A Sidmouth man died as a result of serious failings at an Exeter mental health unit, an inquest heard.

A brave puppy who was lost in the wilderness for five days has been found and reunited with his Newton Poppleford family.

More than 100 people squeezed into Honiton’s Mackarness Hall to lead the fight on a consultation that is proposing to close the town’s inpatient beds.

The King’s School’s new headteacher is setting his sights on ‘making a difference’ and maintaining the ‘outstanding’ standards left by his predecessor, as he completes his first term in post.

There’s just a few days to go to Exmouth Means Business – the one-day networking event, aimed at businesses from Exmouth, East Devon and Exeter.

Honiton Community College recently held its annual celebration of achievement awards evening for years seven to nine.

Now that the ‘September Scramble’ at the start of the new school year is out of the way, here’s something to look forward to for parents and grandparents - Budleigh Big Band Night with AJ’s on Friday, November 4.

Seaton Jurassic has been named runner-up in a prestigious national tourism award scheme.

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