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Rupert’s Pre-school children with Kay Jeffery and visiting Lions.Picture: IAN BARRADALE

Donation of £200 helps group to buy a pedal roller and set of play balance scales.

Beaver taking first steps in new home credit: Nick Upton/naturepl.com

Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) has taken an ‘exciting’ new step in its project by introducing two more adult beavers on the River Otter.

Yesterday, 17:30
Year four children at Honiton Primary created a sailing boat with coins they collected for the UNICEF Day of Change this week. Ref mhh 20-16SH 4841. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pupils supported UNICEF UK’s Day for Change campaign.

Yesterday, 16:00
Carol Gilson wth her Points of Light certificate from Prime Minister David Cameron. Ref shs 21-16AW 7965. Picture: Alex Walton

The Orchard Way resident is the founder of the Joe Gilson Mobility Scheme.

Yesterday, 14:05
Powderham Castle

Police are urging festival goers to make personal safety a number one priority ahead of Radio 1’s Big Weekend.

Yesterday, 12:56
Devon and Cornwall Police are appealing for help to find David Cauldwell.

Police searching for a missing man with Sidmouth connections have found two bodies in an area of Petitor Woods in Torquay.

Yesterday, 06:59
Herbert Palfrey celebrates his 100th birthday at Seaton Hospital

Patients join the party to mark Herbert Palfrey’s special day

Tue, 14:00
Election 2015

The date for the referendum for whether Britain stays in the European Union is Thursday, June 23.

Tue, 11:46
Colyton Grammar School Ten Tors 55mile team B

Students praised for their dedication in tackling this year’s tough Dartmoor walking challenge

Tue, 07:54
Rob Gibson (left) and  Paul Hawkins on the Isle of Wight

Pair complete the Isle of Wight 106km race in less than 20 hours

Mon, 18:31
Dr Simon Singh MBE

The organisers of Sidmouth Science Festival are delighted to announce that a celebrated science communicator will be joining this year’s event.

Mon, 14:18

Tickets to all town council events are available until Tuesday, June 7.

Mon, 06:56
Shane Morgan

Chamber of Commerce to adopt a more informal way of operating

Sunday, May 22, 2016
mhw Diary

Seats are still available for Axminster Heritage’s coach trip to Mottisfont Abbey, near Romsey, on Monday, June 20, when visitors should be able to see the historic rose garden at its best.

Sunday, May 22, 2016
Demolition work is underway on the former Honiton Royal British Legion building. Ref mhh 17-16AW 4563. Picture: Alex Walton

Up to eight homes could be built in Honiton if proposals are given the green light by district planners.

East Devon News

Beaver taking first steps in new home credit: Nick Upton/naturepl.com

Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) has taken an ‘exciting’ new step in its project by introducing two more adult beavers on the River Otter.

Tue, 16:30
Ottery Primary School May celebrations. This year's queen and king, Eliza and Riley, with their attendants Bella and Toby, are crowned by Mr Nick Smith. Ref sho 21-16AW 7821. Picture: Alex Walton

School pupils dance around the maypole

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Tue, 16:07
Three legged races at the Sid Vale Athletics meeting on Sunday. Ref shs 21-16SH 5928. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the event

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Tue, 15:37
Devon and Cornwall Police are appealing for help to find David Cauldwell.

Police have launched an appeal to find a missing man who has connections to Sidmouth.

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Tue, 15:25
The Singing for Fun group meet in the hall alongside St Margarets church in Topsham every Tuesday 11am till 1pm and new members are welcome. Ref ext 21-16SH 6109. Picture: Simon Horn.

Video and Picture

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Mon, 21:31
Samba band Street Heat performed in the Strand Gardens on Sunday as part of their 25th anniversary celebrations. Ref exe 21-16SH 5562. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the band playing in Exmouth

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Mon, 18:31
Dr Simon Singh MBE

The organisers of Sidmouth Science Festival are delighted to announce that a celebrated science communicator will be joining this year’s event.

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Mon, 10:58
MP Hugo Swire visited Ottery St Mary hospital on Saturday where he spoke with protesters. Ref sho 21-16SH 4957. Picture: Simon Horn.

Scores of protesters turned out to express anger that the facility could be under threat

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Mon, 09:26
The Exmouth RNLI D class ILB George Bearman is brought back to the boathouse following a shout on Tuesday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 9531-16-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Exmouth RNLI crew members rescued 10 passengers and the captain of a river taxi which ran aground on Friday (May 20).

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Sunday, May 22, 2016
Demolition work is underway on the former Honiton Royal British Legion building. Ref mhh 17-16AW 4563. Picture: Alex Walton

Up to eight homes could be built in Honiton if proposals are given the green light by district planners.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Axe Estuary Wetlands education centre

The district council Countryside team will be holding a ‘What’s that bird?’ day at Seaton Wetlands next month.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Paul and Diana Lloyd have shed the weight of a person between them over the last two years.

A Sidmouth couple, who have lost the equivalent of a person in weight, said the ‘right mindset’ can help people achieve their slimming goals.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Residents take part in a beach clean exercise.

East Devon residents are being encouraged to enjoy the coastline as part of World Oceans Day.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Left to right, Miss Lapinskis (Brixington Primary Academy School), Mrs Tetley and Mrs Hughes (Both Beacon C of E Primary School)

Teachers from five Exmouth schools met on the town’s beach to discover new ways to develop their teaching outdoors.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016
Motor racing legend Nigel Mansell opned the latest Dream-A-Way caravan at Devon Cliffs on Saturday. Ref exe 19-16SH 3685. Picture: Simon Horn.

Former Formula One champion Nigel Mansell flew in to open new holiday home

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