The public will have chance to express their views on sites earmarked for extraction of minerals across Devon as part of a 12-week consultation.
District leaders could form part of a ‘unified front’ alongside other South West authorities in a move that would see the region gain more independence from Westminster.
Doctors in East Devon are urging people to put a few extra things on their shopping lists ahead of the weekend.
The fire service is issuing urgent advice to boat owners along the Jurassic Coast about the proper disposal of out-of-date flares.
A fashionista from Sidmouth is giving David Beckham and Colin Firth a run for their money in the style stakes.
After Great Britain’s record medal haul at the recent FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia, where 14 medals (seven of them gold) were won by the GB squad across swimming and diving, this is your chance to take the plunge.
Complaints of ‘horrific’ sewage smells plaguing Sidford householders have prompted the water authority to launch an investigation.
A drink-driver apologised for turning a pensioner’s life ‘upside down’ after crashing his car into her Sidmouth home at 4am.
County Hall chiefs are ‘putting the wheels in motion’ to see if a bylaw could be used to end a street’s use like a festival campsite.
Photos by Eleanor Pipe, Stephen Sumner and Becca Gliddon
A suspected spook - who appears to have photo-bombed a snap of a Sidmouth concert - is remaining tight-lipped about her identity, according to a clairvoyant medium.
A teenager from Sidford, who crashed his car into a lamppost while over the drink-drive limit, has been banned from getting behind the wheel for a year.
Sidmouth’s under-threat minor injuries unit (MIU) looks to have been given a seven-month reprieve.
Business owners were left feeling ‘violated and saddened’ at a spate of burglaries that stung Sidmouth and Salcombe Regis on Monday night (August 17).
A Sidmouth folk theatre troupe, which recently discovered this century-old photograph, is appealing for assistance from Herald readers to identify former members.
Amateur photographers of all ages set high standards in a competition inspired by architecture in the Sid Valley.
The universe delivered for a photographer who needed a birthday present for his dad - presenting this stunningly clear shot of the Milky Way over Sidmouth.
A rambling jamboree returns to Sidmouth’s streets and coastal paths next month - with routes for all abilities.
The Red Arrows display over Sidmouth will go ahead as planned today (Friday).
A decision about tonight’s Red Arrow display is due around 5pm tonight.
An intruder has been jailed for breaking into an isolated cottage and subjecting a family to a knifepoint ordeal.
More businesses were targeted by burglars last night (Thursday) after a spate of break-ins across the Sid Valley.
Joining the Red Arrows was always the dream of one of its newest members, who will be proudly soaring over Sidmouth this evening (Friday).
No decision yet has been made to tonight’s (Friday) Red Arrow display.
Revellers heading to Beautiful Days this weekend can expect to enjoy music from some top acts – but it’s probably worth packing wellies and rain coats.
Celebrations continued at Sidmouth College as staff and students celebrate a ‘fabulous set of GCSE results’.
Teens in Ottery St Mary have been praised following a ‘fantastic’ outcome in this year’s exams
A shortage of staff at Sidmouth’s minor injuries unit (MIU) has resulted in the service closing for 24 hours today (Thursday).
District council planners are appealing for feedback from people including landowners and developers on where 37 new gypsy and traveller sites should be located in East Devon.
Experts from the Royal Navy Bomb Disposal Unit are now on site at Whittons Auctioneers in Honiton.
Sport participation may be on the decline nationally, but locally there are encouraging signs that East Devon is bucking the trend.
A Honiton auction room had to be evacuated this morning after one of the owners uncovered a wartime mortar bomb.
Business leaders say they will fight to ensure Ottery St Mary is left with at least one bank after Barclays announced it would be ending its presence in the town.
Police have pledged to make Sidmouth a ‘hostile environment’ for boy racers with a series of measures aimed at cracking down on nuisance motorists.
Beer Regatta comes to a close this evening, following a jam-packed week of festivities.
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