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Yesterday, 18:08

The funeral of well-known volunteer Doris Stevens-Munn will be held this week on Thursday, October 8.

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Yesterday, 16:30
Bassetts Farm primary were first in the Best Wildlife Garden cateogory in the Exmouth in Bloom competiton and youngsters are pictured with bloom members and Karen Turner from Birds and Bees who presented them with a hamper. Ref exe 2593-40-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Green-fingered school children have been rewarded for their efforts, after picking up prizes in Exmouth in Bloom’s local gardens competition.

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Yesterday, 15:24
Award winners  (l to r) Phil Ball, Rob Crabbe, Neville Causley and Pete Cable. 
n	Picture:Richard Horobin

Seventy-five years of service to the RNLI by past and present crew is recognised

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Yesterday, 13:52
You can lead a horse to water.... Jessie the horse is pictured in the bar at The Poltimore Inn, North Molton, with landlord Alan Boddington. Picture: Submitted

No long faces as horse walks into North Molton’s Poltimore Inn for breakfast

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Slade Close residents Raymond and Evyln Hearn who miss having a regular town bus service Ref sho 7140-06-15SH. Photo Simon Horn

Fearful shoppers and businesses say plans to extend Ottery’s town bus service cannot come quick enough - as traders and residents suffer its loss.

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Yesterday, 12:30
Aerial view of Exmouth Ref: 23-05-0043SH

A new ‘state-of-the-art’ patrol boat costing up to £60,000 could be taking to the waters of the River Exe to catch troublesome jet-skiers.

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Yesterday, 10:57

Tell us your favourite thing about North Devon by tweeting us using #WeAreNorthDevon.

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Yesterday, 10:09
Derelict Ottermill Switchgear building in flames on Saturday

Crews fought the flames in the early hours of Saturday morning

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Yesterday, 10:00
Large amounts of glass can be found on the duck pond at low tide. Ref exe 0151-40-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Shards of glass littering the Exe Estuary, near the Imperial Recreation Ground, are the result of work carried out to try to shore up the former landfill site, district bosses have said.

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Sidmouth, Port Royal. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref shs 0934-03-12AW

Anger at plans to redevelop a car park for social housing is a ‘battle’ that risks distracting residents from the ‘war’ over eastern town, a representative has warned.

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 16:14

Honiton Town returned to their early season form in style as they defeated Fresha League table-topping Elmore 2-0.

Yesterday, 14:45
Ryan Turner scored a hat-trick for Barnstaple Town. Pic: Jay Smith

Barnstaple Town eased through in the second qualifying round of the FA Vase on Saturday.

Yesterday, 09:53
Honiton runners at the Minster Challenge

Honiton Running Club had a good number of runners at the Minster Challenge seven-and-a-half mile multi-terrain race based in Axminster, writes Judy Davey.

Yesterday, 09:53

The first couple of weeks of a new Honiton Netball league term have seen some interesting results, writes Graham Ingram.

Yesterday, 09:53

The, nearly eight-mile Minster Challenge hosted by the Axe Valley Community College was well attended by AVR’s and despite the recent Indian summer the course still had plenty of boggy fields to run through, writes Dave Mutter.

Sunday, October 4, 2015
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If you want to keep fit and be entertained during the darker months ahead, look no further than Ottery St Mary Short Mat Bowling Club, writes Jenny Uren.

Sunday, October 4, 2015
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Millwey Rise edged into the next round of the Football Express Cup, beating hosts Royal Oak by the odd goal in seven, writes Dick Sturch.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Millwey Rise Reserves went out of the Geary Cup, beaten 4-1 after extra-time by Elmore Reserves, writes Dick Sturch.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Ottery St Mary Under-14s were in terrific form as they won 8-3 at St Martins.

Sunday, October 4, 2015
Cup match action between Feniton 2nds and Sidmouth 3rds at Feniton on Saturday. Ref mhsp 0298-38-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Feniton bagged a berth in the next round of the Devon Senior Cup after an extra-time 3-2 success over Newtown.

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