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Staff at an Exmouth bank have got on their bike for Hospiscare - to round off a successful year of charity fundraising.

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The fallen van in Church Road. Picture: Paul Barnard.

Ford Transit left teetering after falling into Church Road.

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Mary King greeted with Herald in California

Olympic silver medallist Mary King was met with a familiar sight in the Californian heat on a recent trip to America - as she was greeted with a copy of the Sidmouth Herald.

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Geoffrey Cox MP QC, Dan Garnett owner of Clovelly Fish, Tony Rutherford owner Bideford Fisheries. Picture: tidyeyepress.com.

Despite proposed reductions, the EU will keep most quotas the same for North Devon boats in 2015, much to the relief of fishermen.

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Saunton beach by Stephen Ring.

Protest organised as price of locals’ pass to rise by 40 per cent.

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09:51
Exeter Magistrates Court

An Exmouth couple could be disqualified from keeping dogs after they breached a control order.

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Ambulance and police at the scene this morning. Pic: Andy Casey

A large tipper truck was involved in a four-vehicle collision on the A39 link road near Bideford this morning (Thursday).

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The seafront Premier Inn is taking shape. Ref exe 8371-42-14SH Picture: Simon Horn

The new Premier Inn on Exmouth seafront has started recruiting staff to fill 23 positions, now a manager and assistant manager have been recruited.

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Community groups are being encouraged to help tackle overgrown roadsides and roundabouts in Barnstaple. Picture: Andy Keeble

Barnstaple Town Council makes its own plans to improve appearance of the town in face of county council highway maintenance cuts.

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Devon sport

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The Sidmouth Under-13 squadron ventured out to Mid Devon last Sunday for a tricky encounter with the mighty Crediton, who were eventually beaten 17-5.

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Crediton Under-9s powered their way to an 80-5 success on their visit to Crediton.

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As any sportsman will tell you it hurts to lose, it also hurts to lose by one point, it hurts even more to lose by one point in the last two minutes of a game and it hurts a lot to lose when it was the best team that lost, writes Robert Baugh.

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The traditional Christmas three-ball, the George Meadows Trophy, is played in memory of George Meadows who tragically collapsed and died on the course thirty years ago, writes Chris Roberts.

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Sidmouth Cricket Jordan Fowler Junior Colt of the Year

Sidmouth toasted ‘absent friends’ at their annual dinner and awards evening, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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It was a week for Sidmouth bowlers when the contrasting results seen between the men’s league and cup matches, and the mixed friendly fixtures has never been more evident, writes David Fairclough.

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Exmouth Sea Angling Associaton The Christmas Fayre meeting

The Exmouth Sea Angling Association (ESAA) contested the Carnival competition that was fished from Mare Rocks to Sandy Bay, writes Robert Pennells.

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ESAA Christms Fayre winners

The Exmouth Sea Angling Association (ESAA) fished the annual Christmas Fayre meeting, writes Robert Pennells.

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Action between Exmouth's clash with Redingensians on Saturday.  Ref exsp 3167-50-14. Picture: Simon Horn.

Exmouth were edged out in what was a titanic top-of-the-table National Three (SW) meeting with the Redingensians, writes Chris Wright.

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