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Yesterday, 20:31

Union calls on county council debate to discuss funding for Devon’s rural hospitals

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Yesterday, 19:12
Simon Harris (pictured with his son Noah) has launched a campaign to raise funds for defibrillators in Ottery

‘It’s a no-brainer’ - stark statistics prompt pair to take the initiative and start fundraising bid

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Yesterday, 16:30
Mebers of Exmouth Knit and Chat filling shoe boxes.

A group of knitters from Exmouth have added some extra sparkle this year to their annual Christmas donation for people in need.

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Yesterday, 15:30

The incident happened at 3.27am on Monday, November 23, outside Honiton Family Church.

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Yesterday, 14:43
The Coca Cola Christmas truck is heading to Barsntaple on Friday (Nov 27)

Holidays are coming as truck visits the Square on Friday (Nov 27)

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Yesterday, 12:30
Plans for new homes have been submitted to the council.

Views of children, students and young families are needed to help shape Budleigh Salterton for future generations.

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Yesterday, 12:30
Forces Veterans for Veterans President Adrian Thorton receiving a cheque for £1,000 from Ian Kingsbury.

An Exmouth soldiers’ group, which is battling to raise awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health illnesses, has received £1,000 from Devonshire Freemasons.

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Yesterday, 11:46
Providing accommodation for gypsies and travellers is a legal requirement that East Devon District Council must meet through its Local Plan

IN A significant development in the proposals to locate a large gypsy and traveller site in Cranbrook, East Devon MP Hugo Swire has urged East Devon District Council to rethink its plans.

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Yesterday, 11:30
Dignataries gathered for anniversary celebrations at the Honiton Evangelist Church on Sunday. Ref mhh 6818-47-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Mayor Caroline Kolek, mace bearer Dave Retter and other dignitaries attended a special service, before enjoying a lunch.

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Yesterday, 11:10
Victoria Hotel's head chef, Stuart White, wins the Seaside Chef of the Year award. Ref shs 4442-47-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Stuart is named the country’s top seaside chef

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 16:26

Local youth football derby in pictures.

Yesterday, 16:22
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Offwell Rangers were comprehensive 8-2 winners when they hosted Bradninch in a Fresha League Division Seven meeting.

Yesterday, 16:22
Football flag. Ref exsp 7256-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Seaton Under-10s returned home from a visit to a cold Cullompton with a draw and a narrow defeat from matches against the hosts and Bradninch.

Yesterday, 16:22

Despite slipping to a third successive defeat the team retuned home feeling they could, perhaps should, have taken at least a point for their efforts in South Devon.

Yesterday, 16:20
Madeira action (left to right); Tim Bevan, Millie Powell, Janet Allen, Bill Rainton and Penny Preece.

It was the turn of Catherine King and Jan Roberts to provide Madeira excitement at the national ladies’ pair’ championship, writes Jude Latta.

Yesterday, 16:18
Honiton 2nds at home to Paignton. Ref mhsp 6911-47-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

There were tries galore when Honiton Hawks Under-7’s entertained Cullompton.

Yesterday, 16:18

Honiton ladies skilfully negotiated their way into the last 32 clubs in the country in the Yetton Trophy competition, writes Julie Grant.

Yesterday, 16:18

Twenty-nine members of Lyme Regis Bowls Club made the annual pilgrimage to Benbridge on the Isle of Wight, to enjoy a bowls knockout tournament and other festivities, writes Paul Moffitt.

Yesterday, 16:17
Honiton 2nds at home to Paignton. Ref mhsp 6910-47-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Honiton’s wait for a victory this season continues after they went down 15-3 at home to Penzance Pirates, writes Jerry Rice.

Yesterday, 16:17

Axminster bowlers enjoyed considerable success in the early rounds of the national knock-out competitions, writes David Harris.

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