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Former CeramTec factory site could be used to provide low cost homes

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Catch our weekly round-up of pictures from East Devon shared with us by our readers.

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Sam Chamberlain-Keen, 16, has been invited to play trombone in Mike Westbrook’s latest show

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Yesterday, 15:02

Pupils base their Christmas show on the popular BBC TV’s dancing competition

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Yesterday, 14:58

The incident happened shortly before 2.30pm between Smiter’s Pit Lane / Pacehayne Lane in Shute and Wilmington Lane,

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Yesterday, 13:20

The scouts donned Lego-themed costumes for the parade and won top prize in their category, as well as winning the best dressed collectors award.

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Yesterday, 07:02

Local groups are being invited to apply for grants of up to £4,999.

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Thu, 17:00

Mr Retter was nominated for the award by council chairman John Zarczynski, who said he was a ‘very deserving’ choice.

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Thu, 16:08

The incident happened on the A30 Eastbound near the B3177.

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Thu, 15:02

RNLI volunteers are recognised for their achievements at their Chritsmas party

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Thu, 11:00

The winner of the Best Dressed Christmas Window in 2017 Competition in Axminster was Little Bits of Lovely and the Westcountry Higgler.

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Thu, 09:01

Traffic is now running normally on the northbound carriageway, say police

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Thu, 08:41

Road partially blocked around the A35 turning

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Thu, 07:02

This year’s Ax-pedition money is shared between the Alzheimer’s Society and The Project

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Wed, 17:00

The pub closed in April this year after generating a loss, and was promptly marketed online for £550,000.

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South West sport

Yesterday, 10:51

Ottery St Mary are set to entertain Countess Wear Dynamoes in a Macron League Division Three game tomorrow (Saturday), with kick-off at 2.15pm.

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Yesterday, 10:50

Goals from Ashley Small and Adrian Small saw Tipton St John to a Macron league Division Three 2-1 home win over Tedburn St Mary.

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Yesterday, 10:49

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s third team were in action at Bridport for their latest South East Two fixture.

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Yesterday, 10:48

A splendid turnout of 52 Honiton seniors braved another cold day on Friday for the third round of the Winter Eclectic competition, writes Liz Rogers.

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Yesterday, 10:48

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 1st XI completed the first half of their Southern Two season with another outstanding all-round performance as they defeated the team sitting immediately below them at the top of the table, PGSOB A 4-2 on their home surface in Plymouth.

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Yesterday, 10:46

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club’s men’s fifth team scored in the opening 30 seconds of their home match against Mid Somerset.

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Latest Entertainment News

Wed, 17:30

Music charity B Sharp hosted a very different music event, ‘Out of the Box’, in Lyme Regis, on Saturday, December 2.

Wed, 13:51

There’s a pantomime with a twist coming up at Exeter’s Barnfield Theatre.

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Tue, 17:30

The popular Christmas Tree Festival at St John’s Church in Hawkchurch will be even bigger and brighter this year, lasting the whole week leading up to Christmas Eve.

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Mon, 17:37

Here are just a few events taking place across East Devon.

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

Members of Axminster and District Choral Society is inviting people to go and sing with them.

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Axminster and District Choral Society performed two works, one very familiar, and the other a considerable rarity at its autumn concert on Saturday, November 25 - review by F E Burroughes.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Boo to a Goose Theatre brings their latest family show ‘Christmas Past and Present’ to Honiton library as part of a tour across Devon that runs until Friday, December 15.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Why not get festive with some of the events that are taking place across the area?

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Honiton music fans can start their Christmas celebrations early with the help of the Albion Christmas Band.

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