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A farmer is warning people to be aware of potential dangers on public footpaths after he said a runner caused his cattle to stampede.

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Yesterday, 15:55
Chris Tucker with the sign for The Mermaid Bar

Forgetting any mythical connotations, mention of The Mermaid evokes one thing for a certain generation – flares, groovy tunes and the most happening place in town.

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Yesterday, 15:00
A mountain bike similar to this one was stolen from outside a property in High Street, Honiton.

The bike is a Carrera Vulcan and is very distinctive.

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Yesterday, 12:30
Budleigh residents Ronald and Dorothy Pearcey celebrate their wedding day on July 16. Town mayor Courtney Richards is pictured with the couple at their home in Dukes Road. Ref exb 4667-29-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Sixty years of romance has proven to be in the cards for a Budleigh couple after they celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary.

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Yesterday, 11:06
an overflowing rubbish bin at Newton Poppleford playing fields. Ref shs 3132-29-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

A volunteer who helped secure funding for Newton Poppleford’s play park says parents have a ‘social and moral responsibility’ to clear-up their rubbish.

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Yesterday, 10:02
Pirates on parade in Seaton. Photo Ian Barradale

Jolly Roger to be hoisted over Windsor Gardens

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Yesterday, 09:49
Book Relief charity chairman John Carvosso with Brenda Evetts. Picture: Sarah Howells

Appledore man leaves lasting legacy with charity helping promote literacy.

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Yesterday, 09:44
Andy Skarzynski

North Devon man survived on 50p a day to raise £250 for the charity Send A Cow.

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Yesterday, 09:43
Tooth decay for the UK

Exmouth dentists and health bosses are backing calls for a ‘sugar tax’ on soft drinks, after 368 children were admitted to Wonford last year to have health-threatening rotting teeth removed.

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Yesterday, 09:41

The incident took place at Marlpits Lane at 5.37pm.

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 21:40

Axminster bowlers enjoyed an excellent win at Wrington (Bristol), bagging success on three of the four rinks played on their way to an 88-71 victory, writes David Harris.

Yesterday, 21:40

The ladies competed for the Championship Scratch Cup, played over 36 holes and also the 18-hole Handicap Cup, writes Liz Rogers.

Yesterday, 21:40
Jack Salvidge in action

Honiton riders do well at Yeovilton vent

Yesterday, 21:39

There were 24 members who contested the latest mixed competition, writes Liz Rogers.

Yesterday, 21:39
Bowls

Seaton’s Two Counties League team gained a superb success on a visit to Cullompton, writes Maria Johnson.

Yesterday, 21:39
Wood Driver by Golf Ball June 2000

Axe Cliff lady captain Helen Kenworthy organised a ladies competition, with a slight difference.

Yesterday, 21:38
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Axminster Town host Wellington this Friday night in a pre-season game.

Yesterday, 21:38
Bowls

In the Two Counties league Feniton defeated local rivals Ottery St Mary, on all four rinks by 90-68, thereby maintaining their second spot in the league, writes Roger Smith.

Yesterday, 21:37

Seaton kept alive their outside hopes of promotion from the C Division East of the Tolchards League when they defeated Filleigh in a thriller that went down to the final over.

Yesterday, 21:37
Bowls

Lyme Regis One secure a swift return to the Championship League

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