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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.

Water Babes at Axminster's Flamingo Pool Picture: CHRIS CARSON

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

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

Officers arrived at the scene at Acland Park on Friday (July 31) at 6.23pm.

A bee collects lavender pollen from a garden in Axminster. Picture CHRIS CARSON

Plans to create a wildlife-friendly garden at Seaton Wetlands

Denise Bartlett welcomes flood victims Chris and Jackie to Lyme Regis on behalf of the Rotary Club, with a welcome pack of goodies in the foreground. Picture: SUBMITTED

The terrible floods which devastated villages in the Somerset Levels in the winter of 2013-14 are a distant memory for most of us, but for residents of the area the reality is very much different.

Officials at the Conservative Party coffee morning and sale

The branch chairman Simon Card said everything went really well.

Teresa Sturrock receives her new scooter from Carol Gilson.

The Exeter resident had been trapped inside for three years after a flesh-eating bug destroyed her leg, and only went out when she could receive assistance.

Nikky Williams who has become only the second woman to join the crew of Lyme Regis RNLI Lifeboat. Photo Richard Horobin

The 21-year-old sailing instructor is only the second woman to become a sea-going member of the life-saving team

Honiton Charter Day. Town Crier, Dave Retter, shouts the market charter to deputy mayor Jackie Wadsworth and Elizabeth Thurgood of The Tudor Dance Group. Ref mhh 4970-31-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Visitors were treated to fun dancing sessions courtesy of LeRoc Modern Jive, The Tudor Dance Group and Westernspirit Line Dancing, while dog owners showed off their pets in a family dog show.

Honiton Hot Pennies 2015. Ref mhh 5432-31-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Honiton town crier Dave Retter thinks this year’s event had the biggest crowd ever.

Axminster police station

Several vehicles have been attacked in the Woodbury Park area

Honiton Hospital. Picture by Terry Ife. Ref mhh 0072-03-07TI

The decision was taken at a meeting of the NHS Northern, Eastern and Western Devon Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) governing body earlier this month.

Isobel Simpson, winner of the ice-cream competition with her 'Orange Secret' with Val Voysey of Furzeleigh Down dairy . Ref mha 1087-29-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Axminster Primary School pupils challenged to create new flavour

Mimi Cook joined several other heart and lung transplant patients for the fundraising mountain mission.

She described the challenge as the ‘hardest, scariest, most challenging, rewarding, eye opening, proudest thing’ she has ever done.

The damage caused by vandals.

An appeal has been made by police, who are urging any witnesses to the incident, or anyone with information, to come forward.

Axminster police station

£250,000 scheme revealed to improve the notorious Hunters Lodge junction on the A35 near Axminster

A mountain bike similar to this one was stolen from outside a property in High Street, Honiton.

The bike is a Carrera Vulcan and is very distinctive.

Pirates on parade in Seaton. Photo Ian Barradale

Jolly Roger to be hoisted over Windsor Gardens

The incident took place at Marlpits Lane at 5.37pm.

Seaton police station

Unknown resident sent youths packing after their tried to break into Townsend Medical Practice

Naomi Gilbert, founding member of Action on Postpartum Psychosis charity, with her daughters Ella, four, and Anya, nine. Ref mhh 4730-31-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Action on Postpartum Psychosis (APP) was founded in 2012, and offers peer support to mums and dads suffering from the illness.

Lyme lifeboat in action off the main beach

Lyme RNLI crew find tender against harbour wall but with no one aboard.

Gardening broadcaster and journalist Anne Swithinbank opens up the open garden event organised by Hilary and Michael Pritchard.

The afternoon – raising funds for the Multiple System Atrophy Trust (MST) – was declared a “great success” by the organisers.

Honiton mayor Caroline Kolek officially opens the new activity wall at Allhallows playing fields. Ref mhh 0940-29-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

The wall is the last of three projects brought to the town through Section 106 money - cash collected by East Devon District Council (EDDC) from developers as part of planning agreements.

Thelma Hulbert Gallery staff with EDDC councillors who have praised the new signage in the car park. Ref mhh 1463-30-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

The eye-catching signage includes a large sign at the gallery entrance and in Dowell Street, together with signs directing visitors from the Lace Walk car park.

Although a slight delay from the provisional opening date of Monday, July 27, the August opening will allow people to find out more about what is offered.

Between Monday, June 8, and Sunday, July 12, 44 offences were recorded – a drop of five compared to the same period last year.

Zoe Reed of SPS kickboxing with Makenzie Damous at the Honiton community festival. Ref mhh 0945-29-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

The spectacle was put on by East Devon District Council’s community support workers and Honiton Community Church.

Colyton Grammar School's IT code challenge students

Three teams reach the finals of the Wiltshire and Dorset Code Challenge

Paul Darlow and Dean Mallon, of Otter Rotters, with a trial crop.

The crops include rarely seen crops such as oca, skirret and various perennial substitutes for spinach.

Margaret Buttifant, Jenny Male and Judy Green serving a young customer on the cake stall at the Seaton Hospital League of Friends’ Summer Fayre.

Skin clinic at Seaton Hospital League of Friends’ event detects five cases of cancer

The car collided with the central reservation at around 7.30am near Daisymount.

Help for homeless animals

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Ferne Animal Sanctuary  officials with Miriam Christian (right, (holding kitten Clyde) from Pets at Home Axminster representing Support Adoption for Pets.

Axminster Pets at Home customers raise over £1,000 for adoption charity

Crowds enjoy Honiton Charter Day last year. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref mhh 3599-30-11SH To order your copy of this photograph visit www.midweekheraldl.co.uk and click on myphotos24

The event is hitting Honiton this Saturday (July 25), bringing with it an array of stalls, attractions and entertainment.

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