A BRAVE mum has been praised for helping armed police catch a samurai sword-wielding thief who had told terrified onlookers he was going to ‘cut up some pigs’.
GENEROUS people who donated to the Royal British Legion Sidmouth Branch’s Poppy Appeal campaign have been thanked for helping raise more than £11,000.
THE timetable for a major inquiry that will decide the shape of planning in East Devon for the next decade and beyond has been announced.
A SIDMOUTH College student has got in a right pickle as she fundraises for a trip to Tanzania to carry out voluntary community, environmental and wildlife work.
A veteran councillor has come under fire for bringing Ottery Town Council ‘into disrepute’ after he divulged information about a private meeting with a developer.