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Driver, 27, sustains life-threatening injuries after his car collides with a tree outside Bridport

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Yesterday, 18:30

The Axe Vale Orchestra will present a concert in Seaton Methodist Church, on Sunday, February 14, at 3pm.

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Yesterday, 15:15
A rare  Baird’s Sandpiper landing  at Seaton Wetlands. Picture: SUE SMITH

Action-packed programme of outdoor activities

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Yesterday, 14:52
Lyme's shingle beach is to be replenished. Picture CHRIS CARSON

Members of the public encouraged to stay off the beach during sand moving operations

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Yesterday, 14:35
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Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service has served up some safety tips for East Devon residents ahead of Pancake Day tomorrow (Tuesday).

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Yesterday, 12:42

The closure is due to dangerous guttering which needs attending to.

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South West sport

Yesterday, 20:34
Football goalnet. Ref shsp 7216-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

East Devon has four teams currently playing their football in the Fresha Devon and Exeter League.

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Yesterday, 12:24
The Colyton Grammar School equestrian team in action

Colyton Grammar School’s equestrian team travelled to Bicton Arena for the NSEA inter-schools, inter-county U18 Eventers Challenge.

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Yesterday, 12:19

Hi Q march on at the top of the Honiton Netball Winter League following a 12th success in as many outings, writes Graham Ingram.

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Yesterday, 12:19
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With the first Saturday in February providing a washout across the Fresha Devon and Exeter League it means plenty more re-arranging of fixtures for club secretaries.

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Yesterday, 09:47
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Cloakham Daggers kept their Devon Super League Darts promotion bid on track with a 5-4 success at Kings of Crediton.

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Yesterday, 09:45
Windwhistle Motor Club's  Nick Farmer of Taunton receiving his award as overall club champion 2015 from club president Paul Bagnall.

Windwhistle Motor Club held its annual dinner and awards presentation at the Windwhistle Inn, Cricket St Thomas.

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Yesterday, 09:44
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The Axe Cliff men’s section played their January Medal Match and also the Cosh Trophy last week, writes Pete Motson.

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Sunday, February 7, 2016
The Colyton School football team from the 1957-58 season. Back row (lleft to right): Eddie Bond (teacher); Roy Hutchings; Dave Hoare; Tony Newton; Alan Griffin; Gerald Newberry; Bob Collier. Bill Jowett (teacher). Front row (left to right): Dick Sturch; Martin Leach; Mike Marsh; Graham Andrews; Brian Rogers.

Millwey Rise has suffered more than most in this current soggy spell that the Fresha League is enduring having not had any first team action since December 12, writes Dick Sturch.

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Sunday, February 7, 2016
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Another soggy Saturday means more fixture re-arranging!

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Saturday, February 6, 2016
Wet Wet Wet now appearing at Honiton Football Club. Ref mhsp 0055-01-16SH. Photo Simon Horn

The first Saturday of February was a complete washout across the football and rugby divide in terms of East Devon Clubs.

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Friday, February 5, 2016
Tom Gooding receives the D Division East champions trophy from Devon League chairman Stuart Munday.

Ottery St Mary, Honiton and Kilmngton all picked up divisional titles at the Tolchards Devon Cricket League annual meeting, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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East Devon News

Yesterday, 16:01
Julie Davies (pictured) and Jenny Velterop are calling for rethink on unfair changes to women's pensions

More than 145,000 people have signed national petition to make transitional arrangements fair

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Yesterday, 15:15
A rare  Baird’s Sandpiper landing  at Seaton Wetlands. Picture: SUE SMITH

Action-packed programme of outdoor activities

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Debra and Gary Tennant from West Hill Garage are concerned about the length of time the road will remain shut between the village and Ottery St Mary. Ref sho 05-16SH 3672. Picture: Simon Horn

Business suffering as route set to stay closed ‘until further notice’

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Yesterday, 10:00
Huge waves pound the seafront at Sidmouth, Devon. Picture: Ian Williams.

Updated - pictures: The Esplanade takes a battering from the elements

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Yesterday, 09:41
Enormous waves crashed along Sidmouth seafront after very windy conditions and high tides. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref shs 4301-06-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Communities warned to take care on exposed seafronts

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Yesterday, 06:01
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Sidford’s main junction is ‘a fatal accident waiting to happen’, according to a campaigner who is calling on authorities to act before it is too late.

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East Devon Sport

Yesterday, 20:34
Football goalnet. Ref shsp 7216-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

East Devon has four teams currently playing their football in the Fresha Devon and Exeter League.

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Yesterday, 12:24
The Colyton Grammar School equestrian team in action

Colyton Grammar School’s equestrian team travelled to Bicton Arena for the NSEA inter-schools, inter-county U18 Eventers Challenge.

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Yesterday, 12:19

Hi Q march on at the top of the Honiton Netball Winter League following a 12th success in as many outings, writes Graham Ingram.

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Yesterday, 12:19
Football generic picture

With the first Saturday in February providing a washout across the Fresha Devon and Exeter League it means plenty more re-arranging of fixtures for club secretaries.

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Yesterday, 12:19

Brixington Blues powered their way into the last eight of the Exeter and District League Under-11 KO Cup thanks to a powerful display and a 7-0 win over Moors.

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Yesterday, 09:47
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Cloakham Daggers kept their Devon Super League Darts promotion bid on track with a 5-4 success at Kings of Crediton.

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Latest Entertainment News

Yesterday, 18:30
File photo dated 26/5/2014 of Johnny Buckland (left) and Chris Martin of Coldplay whose new  album, A Head Full Of Dreams, was made with the producers behind pop hits including Rihanna's Rude Boy, Katy Perry's Firework and Beyonce's Irreplaceable. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday November 6, 2015. The album has been produced by Norwegian duo Stargate, consisting of Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, alongside the band's long-time collaborator Rik Simpson. See PA story SHOWBIZ Coldplay. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Radio 1’s Big Weekend will be coming to Exeter’s Powderham Castle on Saturday, May 28, and Sunday, May 29.

Yesterday, 14:56
Exeter City FC crowd scene

Fancy some great League Two football and a special VIP day out for two, worth £100?

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Sunday, February 7, 2016
Dumbo's Feather

There’s a free concert coming up on St Patrick’s Day at the Exmouth Pavilion at 8pm on Thursday, March 17, writes Paul Strange.

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Saturday, February 6, 2016
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There are two “Singalong” performances today (Saturday, February 6) at the Exmouth Pavilion.

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Friday, February 5, 2016
The Peaceful Hooligan

The 25 Years at the Bicton Inn Beer Festival concludes this week.

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Friday, February 5, 2016
Unforgettable

The Unforgettable tour – featuring the powerful and uplifting voice of Michael Williams of The Drifters – is coming to the Exmouth Pavilion on Saturday, March 12.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016
The Shetland Pony Grand National in the Mole Valley Farmers main arena at the Devon County Show.

Tickets for this year’s Devon County Show are now on sale.

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Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Loose Cannons

Award-winning 13-piece band the Loose Cannons are giving a charity concert at Ladram Bay, Otterton, on Saturday, February 27.

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Monday, February 1, 2016
Budleigh Rat Pack

Organisers of the Budleigh Food and Drink Festival have put out a call for business sponsors for their ‘Beer, Bangers and Bands’ fundraising night, which runs from 6pm to midnight on Saturday, April 16.

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