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Jon Chalk, from Exmouth, has been helping train the Mauritius Fire and Rescue Service

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Yesterday, 10:02

Several witnesses called police to report incident.

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Yesterday, 09:00
Age Concern Exmouth home care team. Ref exe 5754-04-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

The new manager of Age Concern Exmouth’s home service says the key to its success is the personal service it provides to its clients.

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Yesterday, 06:30
Mike Rock of Dream-A-Way (white shirt) with mascot Jude Barrett,Matthew Barrett,Russell Bellairs,Nick Baker,Mark Denning and Stephen Parry.
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A team of five fundraisers will have just 10 wheels between them when they ride the length of the country in just a week for a new charity-boosting Sidmouth group.

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Fri, 16:55
Petroc principal David Dodd will retire this summer.

He will step down in the summer after nine years in charge.

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Fri, 16:30
Ref shs 1166 Gas canister. Picture: Steve Sumner

The bomb squad was called to Sidmouth beach for the second time in little more than a week on Wednesday afternoon due to an object that ‘could have been mistaken for a torpedo’.

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Fri, 15:01
Uplyme Parish Clerk Lois Wakeman with the village plan documents. Photo CHRIS CARSON

Residents invited to have their say on the village’s new neighbourhood plan

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Fri, 14:57
A diverted Queen's Drive

Work to divert a 200-metre long chunk of Queen’s Drive could start as soon as this autumn.

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Fri, 14:44
Matthew Smith

A cancer patient, 37, who ended up sleeping rough in Exmouth, has been jailed after he turned to drugs - then crime - to feed his habit.

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Fri, 14:22

57-year-old Mike Rowley died after a collision with a lorry

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Devon sport

Fri, 12:09

Exmouth Under-13s served up a season’s best to date as they were edged out by Exeter Youth at the Imperial Ground.

Fri, 12:05
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Beer Reserves continued their good run with a comfortable 3-1 victory over Langdon second team at the Furzebrake, writes Richard Honnor.

Fri, 12:03

Sidmouth Under-8s rugby team were in top form when they took part in the three-club meeting with sides from Withycombe and Exmouth, writes Steve Birley.

Fri, 12:02

Sidmouth Under-15s were worthy 31-0 winners when they travelled to Honiton for a Plate Trophy fixture, writes Chris Woodruff.

Fri, 12:02

Sidmouth Quins enjoyed a fine 31-7 win at Paignton in a friendly fixture, writes Robert Baugh.

Fri, 12:02
Sidmouth Chiefs narrowly beat Truro by 26 points to 25. Ref shsp 1175-04-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth Chiefs achieved their best win of the season by edging out third placed Truro 26-25 in what was an exciting encounter at the Blackmore Field, writes Terry O’Brien.

Fri, 12:02
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Sidmouth Under-10s enjoyed their first action of the new year when they met Withycombe and Honiton.

Thu, 23:54
Sidmouth & Ottery 5th played Sidmouth & Ottery C on Saturday. Ref shsp 1060-04-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club team’s are back into their respective league programmes and there is a busy weekend ahead for the men’s and ladies’ teams, particularly the men’s first team.

Thu, 23:54

Exeter Storm Volleyball Club, who draw players from across East Devon, are opening their doors to youngsters in the hope of introducing more people to the sport, writes Ben Fairweather.

Thu, 23:54

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies fourth team endured a difficult day when they travelled to Okehampton where they ultimately lost 7-2.

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