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The head of performing arts at South Molton Community College will be running the London Marathon for the charity Bliss.

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Tim Dallaway wins the All Stars Invitation Race at Red Marley Hill Climb 2015. Photo by Eric Miles.

Tim Dallaway, of Fern Lane, was one of 16 riders personally invited to compete in the All Stars Invitation Race at Red Marley Hill Climb.

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A disabled parishioner has been left £200 out of pocket after tools he was using to repair a vandalised church notice board were stolen in broad daylight.

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The former Dorothy Perkin's store in Barnstaple is set to become Poundland.

Poundland will be opening a second store in Barnstaple - this time in the High Street.

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Seaton resident Jimmy Purvis gets a surprise 90th birthday performance by Uplyme Morris Men

Uplyme Morris men descend on sleepy Seaton street

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Police have evacuated people living in the Hawthorn Park area of Bideford due to concerns about an 'unexploded bomb'. Picture: Submitted

Families evacuated after unexploded bomb was reported in Clovelly Road area of Bideford.

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Yesterday, 16:55

A pensioner - with less than two years to live - faces dying in prison after being warned to expect 11 years behind bars for admitting a catalogue of historic sex offences, including rape, indecent assault and child cruelty.

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Yesterday, 16:39
George Osborne has an economic plan in his pocket for the South West.

Chancellor calls in rally the North Devon faithful and launch the Conservative economic plan for the South West.

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Yesterday, 16:38

Fire fighters called out to property in Heasley Mill this lunchtime (Monday).

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Yesterday, 15:41
The snake discovered in Ilfracombe. Picture: Ilfracombe Police

Ilfracombe Police were called after the snake was found in Ilfracombe - and then rescued by the Animal Ambulance.

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Devon sport

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Exmouth Under-12s had a squad of 13 for their meeting with visiting Exeter Chiefs, writes Debbie Percy.

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Withycombe Under-11s final home game of the season saw them take on reigning Devon champions Teignmouth who they beat in some style, winning a one-sided affair 45-0.

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Honiton Town’s 2-0 Monday night success in Somerset coupled with a defeat for Exwick Villa means that the Hippo’s have been crowned Fresha League Division One champions.

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Honiton Town Reserves completed their Fresha League Division Five season is style as they crushed Priory 8-0 at Mountbatten Park.

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East Devon Hunt's Point to Point event. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 10 1197-10-11SH

Ladies’ Night at Exeter Racecourse on Tuesday, May 5 is when the glitz and glamour of racing descend on Haldon Hill, writes Lucy Johnson.

Yesterday, 17:33
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A strong wind kept the marquees flapping and the temperatures down at Flete Park, but the capacity crowd warmed to some exciting racing and close finishes at the Dartmoor Point-to-Point, writes Granville Taylor.

Yesterday, 17:11
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Despite taking an early lead Offwell Rangers eventually went down 4-1 when they visited Fresha League champions-elect Winchester.

Yesterday, 16:57

Axminster Town are seeking a new manager to lead them into next season at their new Tiger Way home.

Yesterday, 16:57

Offwell Rangers were at their very best as they put Cheriton Fitzpaine to the sword to the tune of a 6-1 thrashing.

Yesterday, 15:18

Honiton Tigers under-8s ended the regular season on a high when they won three of the four matches they played against visiting South Molton.

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