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Yesterday, 21:10

An investigation into how a 58-year-old fell from the pier is now underway

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Yesterday, 18:41
Scenes from North Devon Relay for Life 2015 at Barnstaple Rugby Club. Picture: @tidyeyepr

Best feet forward at annual Cancer Research UK fundraiser in Barnstaple...

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Yesterday, 17:00

The surgery will be contacting all of its patients over the next six weeks who are current year 13 students, and who will be 18 by Monday, August 31, to have the Men ACWY vaccine.

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Yesterday, 16:31

Six fire crews called out to fire at caravan park in Woolacombe where three casualties are being treated by ambulance personel.

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Yesterday, 16:30
Michael Caines joined staff, trustees and guests at Devon in Sight this week. Ref ext 5638-30-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

A Topsham sight-loss charity is hoping it can offer more support to those who need its help following a relaunch event.

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Yesterday, 15:38
The broken down lorry in Bideford. Pictures: Graham Hobbs

A lorry has broken down outside of Bideford Police Station causing traffic build ups along Bideford Quay.

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Yesterday, 15:32
Exeter Crown Court

Gary Henry, 54, receives prison for defrauding elderly customers

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Yesterday, 15:30
Water Babes at Axminster's Flamingo Pool Picture: CHRIS CARSON

Swimming tots dress as pirates to raise money for Tommy’s, the baby charity

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Yesterday, 15:20

A woman was taken to North Devon District Hospital after trailer ran her over in Mortehoe.

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Yesterday, 14:39

High tides this evening (Monday) prompt flood alert from Environment Agency.

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Devon sport

Yesterday, 20:40

The Seaton bowlers week began with a friendly match against Barnstaple that was won 110-89, writes Maria Johnson.

Yesterday, 20:39
Anne Davies with her prize table for her Thank You day.

Honiton Golf Club member Anne Davies organised a special Thank You Day to say show her appreciation to all cub members and staff, past and present, for all their support, loyalty, friendship and advice over the decades, writes Liz Rogers.

Yesterday, 20:38

Whilst for many folks a Saturday evening is a time to relax for many runners it was time to get going in the Shaves Cross Mini Marathon, writes Dave Mutter.

Yesterday, 15:42
The Lyme Regis-based CycleLife Axminster Junior Triathlon

July saw the culmination of a very successful first season for the CycleLife Axminster Junior Triathlon club.

Yesterday, 15:41
Patricia Wardrup, a tender 90-years-young, all set for her trial flight

Last week proved that age is no limit at the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club, writes Jill Harmer.

Yesterday, 15:41

With Lyme One and Two not having action in the past week it was down to the ladies to provide the league action, writes Paul Moffitt.

Sunday, August 2, 2015
Nick Gingell hits out om his way to his 19-ball half century

Sidmouth took hosts Bradninch to the cleaners in the Bookers Wholesale Devon Senior Cup.

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Axminster are staring down the barrel of relegation to C Division East after a 68-run home defeat to Chudleigh.

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Kilmington sit proudly top of the Tolchards League C Division East after a terrific 91-run win at Cullompton.

Saturday, August 1, 2015
Somerset Rebels versus Plymouth Devils Speedway action. Picture Ian Hitchcock

As the saying goes, all good things come to an end, and so it proved last night at the Oak Tree Arena, as ‘Cases’ Somerset Rebels unbeaten home run came to an end with a shock defeat at the hands of local rivals the Plymouth Devils, writes Dave Thompson.

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