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Yesterday, 18:30

Danny Alexander Chief Secretary to the Treasury, announces major investment - including the North Devon Link Road - during Barnstaple visit.

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Yesterday, 18:18
The scene at Newport in Barnstaple.

Some homes saw a missed collection as North Devon Council upgrades its recycling service.

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Yesterday, 16:30
Port Royal in 1956

A project to tackle cliff erosion and protect Sidmouth’s shores needs residents to act as its ‘eyes and ears’ - and share their memories.

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Yesterday, 14:17
Storm damage in Bideford. Picture: Graham Hobbs

Stormy weather and high winds last night caused two trees to fall in Bideford. View our photo galleries here.

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Yesterday, 14:05
The WI baton is passed on in Filleigh, with the help of two Shire horses. Picture: Sarah Howells

WI clubs gathered in Filleigh this morning (Monday) for a special baton handover as part of a natiowide celebration.

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Yesterday, 13:00

An amphetamine user has been jailed for attacking a tourist with an axe in a completely random attack as he filmed flower displays at a seaside resort.

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Yesterday, 11:29
Ilfracombe RNLI volunteers thank all those who have donated to the appeal. Picture: RNLI/Ilfracombe.

Thanks to supporters from North Devon and beyond, the launch and recovery vehicle appeal reaches its target in just two years.

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Yesterday, 11:00
Independants Matt Booth,David Barratt,John Dyson,Dawn Manley,Tony Cox,Cathy Gardner and Marianne Rixson. Ref shs 3689-09-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Standing up for the valley, safeguarding the town’s hospital and voting against the development of Knowle are among the elements of a Sidmouth charter drawn up by seven district council hopefuls.

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Yesterday, 10:26

Officers looking for information about incident between Tuesday and Sunday last week.

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Yesterday, 09:31
The Hoops Inn on the A39.

Police found car on its roof on A39 near Bideford and driver over the drink drive limit.

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 08:55

Honiton ladies have bowled their way into the final of the Yetton Plate national championship, writes Julie Grant.

Yesterday, 08:51
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Dunkeswell went down 4-2 on their visit to title-chasing Kentisbeare in their latest Fresha League Division Six meeting.

Yesterday, 08:49
Mark Courtney congratulates James Flory on his glider solo at Devon and Somerset Gliding Club

James Flory from Culmstock, who joined Devon and Somerset Gliding Club in the autumn, has soloed his first glider at North Hill, writes Jill Harmer.

Yesterday, 08:00
Appledore gig racing

New film in Boat Stories series shows the Appledore Pilot Gig Club Ladies A team competing on the water.

Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Fluxton were 5-0 winners when they hosted Sandford in a Fresha League Division Five game, writes Olly Paget.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Clyst St George are adding another age-group side to their youth section this summer to deal with the burgeoning numbers at the club, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Honiton Town Under-12s were 2-0 winners when they entertained Tiverton-based Twyford Gladiators.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

The final Saturday of February was a good one for both Millwey Rise teams, writes Dick Sturch.

Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Sidmouth Raiders Under-14s were great value for their 4-2 at the only side to sit below them in the Division Two table, Twyford Gladiators.

Saturday, February 28, 2015
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As the Exmouth Snooker League enters the home straight, five teams are bunching up with only four points separating the top five teams in the table.

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