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Yesterday, 17:30

Craig Boyde will be cycling from Watchet in Somerset to West Bay in Dorset on Sunday, May 17.

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Yesterday, 11:30
Local dignitries at the gardening event at the Honiton Hospice day care centre. Ref mhh 5386-16-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

A team from Honiton Round Table and other volunteers gave their time to help plant the garden at Hospiscare’s new day hospice in Honiton.

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Yesterday, 09:00
Father Trevor Smyth with Bishop Richard Hawkins. Fr Trevor says farewell to his parishioners at his final service at All Saint's Church, Exeter Road, as he retires from his post. Ref exe 3343-16-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

An Exmouth vicar has said a fond farewell to his parishioners after more than 14 years.

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Yesterday, 09:00
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Phear Park and Manor Gardens are being discussed as possible venues for the return of dinosaurs to Exmouth.

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Yesterday, 08:00
Justin Wallace, former Bideford Round Table chairman; Dr Robin Buckland, North Devon Children’s Holiday Foundation; and Alex Dziurzynski, Bideford Round Table events coordinator.

The Bideford Round Table has raised nearly £3,000 to provide holidays of a lifetime for children with serious illnesses and disabilities.

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Yesterday, 07:00

Devon Freewheelers operates daily ‘hand-to-mouth’, never knowing where its next penny will come from.

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Fri, 17:30
The Lions' Santa float could enjoy an even brighter welcome when it visits Colyton again this year. Photo Ian Barradale.

An offer is in place to brighten up the town with new Christmas lights this year.

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Fri, 15:00

Tesco says it is still planning to come to Budleigh, despite a planning application for its proposed store having been withdrawn.

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Fri, 14:58
David Cameron visiting Barnstaple this morning. Picture © Guy Harrop

Catch up with the latest General Election goings on and ministerial visits in pictures

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Fri, 14:06

A man had to be treated for minor burns and smoke inhalation after a fire at Scarletts in The Strand, Exmouth.

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 20:35

Exmouth suffered play-off despair as they went down to visiting Barnes 27-22 in a match that swung both ways during a compelling first 80 minutes and then extra-time.

Yesterday, 19:55
Sidmouth Town Raiders Under-13s

Sidmouth Raiders Under-13s completed their Exeter and District Youth League season with a narrow 5-3 defeat to Westexe Wolves.

Yesterday, 19:36
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Upottery are just two wins away from securing the Fresha League Division Two title after they won their to-of-the-table clash with University 2-1.

Yesterday, 19:21

After the long winter wait the opening drive of a new Madeira Bowls Club season was played out on a lovely sunny day, writes Matt Marriott.

Yesterday, 12:31
Budleigh Salterton members out in force for the start of a new outdoor season

The Budleigh Salterton Bowls Club outdoor season is underway.

Yesterday, 12:29
A competitor in action at the Whindwhistle Motor Club meeting

A single venue classic car trial, organised by Windwhistle Motor Club (Chard) proved to be a huge success, writes Paul Bagnall.

Yesterday, 12:08

Feniton Under-14s completed their Exeter and District League campaign in style as they won 14-0 at Pinhoe Sharks.

Fri, 13:15
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Honiton Community College student Charlie Wright has just returned to East Devon having played for the England Under-16 rugby team who dealt Wales a heavy 34-0 defeat.

Fri, 12:34
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Fluxton can clinch the Division Five title on Saturday if they beat Sandford in their final game of the season.

Fri, 12:34

Sidmouth Men’s A team got their quest for promotion in Division Six off to a flying start with an 8-0 win over local rivals Seaton.

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