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Yesterday, 18:31

It’s official – clay is cool! With BBC Two’s Great Pottery Throwdown due to hit our screens this autumn, the ceramic arts are poised to enjoy a new surge in popularity.

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Yesterday, 18:00
Churchill Retirement Living hold an official opening for their Holyshute Lodge development in Honiton, Devon, with Dame Esther Rantzen. She is pictured with Regional Managing Director Martin Young and residents.

The complex, on Langford Road, was opened officially by the popular TV personality on Tuesday, July 21.

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Yesterday, 16:28
ITV STUDIOS PRODUCTION

SURPRISE SURPRISE on Sunday 26th July 2015

**Under embargo until 00.01 Tuesday 21st July
Show 6

Picture shows: HOLLY, NAOMI and GRAHAM THOMAS. with NICK MOCK.

Surprise Surprise returns for a fourth series hosted by Holly Willoughby, who will be rewarding some of the countryÕs most deserving people with spectacular surprises.

The hard work of a terminally ill mum, who set up a charity to help others with life-limiting illnesses get married, was recognised on national television.

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Yesterday, 14:59
Seaton Town Crier David Craner. Photo by Terry Ife ref mhs 9935-11-12TI

Resort gears up for the annual town criers’ contest

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Yesterday, 14:00
The Oldenburg alongside the pier in Ilfracombe

Town in mourning pays homage to ‘a lovely guy’ who lost his life in Monday’s accident at the pier

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Yesterday, 12:56

The 61-year-old died after he landed on the airfield on Friday (July 31).

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Yesterday, 12:38

Fire in house in Gould Road started accidentally, said fire service.

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Yesterday, 12:30
Lime Kiln in Budleigh.

A multi-million pound project to transfer electricity between Britain and France could see a major new cable coming through Budleigh, it has been revealed.

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Yesterday, 12:30
Sidmouth college textile students in the window at the Devon air ambulance shop with Debbie Collingwood. Ref shs 1484-30-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Unwanted items in two charity shops were given a much-needed makeover as textiles students put their skills to the test.

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Yesterday, 11:57
The scene on the A39 tonight after two cars collided and caught fire. Picture: Kathryn-Racheal Ring

Members of the public have been praised for pulling two drivers out of burning vehicles following collision near Barnstaple on Friday night.

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 15:41

Exmouth ladies’ have been enjoying a terrific season.

Yesterday, 15:40

Phear Park’s week started with a visit to Heavitree in Exeter that saw an entertaining encounter end all square, writes Sarah Westacott.

Yesterday, 15:40
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Exmouth Town start their South West Peninsula League Premier Division season this Saturday when they welcome Saltash United to Southern Road (3pm), writes John Dibsdall.

Yesterday, 15:39
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A fund raising evening will be held at Bicton Arena on Saturday, August 22, writes Lucy Johnson.

Yesterday, 15:35
Steve Found with his thick-lipped mullet of 5lb 12 1/2oz

North Devon angling scene with Tony Gussin...

Yesterday, 15:29
The u15 Tarka Girls

The North Devon Tarka U15 girls became the The Lady Taverner’s National T20 Club champions in Lincolnshire this week.

Yesterday, 15:06
Badminton

East Devon badminton starlet Jonty Wright enjoyed success at the recent Dartmoor Badminton Tournament.

Yesterday, 15:06
Bridge cards

The second session of the Exmouth Bridge Club Summer Championship has been played, writes Carla Pickering.

Yesterday, 15:04
rugby

Honiton coach Callum Hill is impressed with what he has found on his return to Allhallows, writes Steve Birley.

Yesterday, 15:00

Budleigh Salterton played hosts to Exeter Croquet Club in the latest match in the home team’s quest to win the South West Federation Level Play Golf Croquet League, writes Rob Weeks.

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