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Colyton fire station car wash for charity. Ref mha 4434-41-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Firefighters at Colyton were busy with their buckets on Saturday – but there were no flames to quench.

The manager of TRIP Community Transport, Neil Hurlock.

The money will be put towards the purchase of a new wheelchair-accessible bus, which the charity has been steadily fundraising for.

Carol Gilson presents Mrs Cooper with her new scooter.

The Joe Gilson Mobility Scheme is continuing to aid independence with its latest donation

Trustees who prepared the breakfast (l to r)  Simon card, Wendy Mills, Helen Maynard, Margaret Nicholson, Albert Nicholson, Eve Deanus and Carol Rapley.

Colyford’s Big Breakfast raises cash for defibrillator

Runners collect their bands at the finish line on Sunday at the Axminster Family Challenge day.  Ref mha 2941-41-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Fine weather ensured a bumper turnout for the fourth annual Minster Challenge and family fun day at the Axe Valley Community College on Sunday.

Molly Raison

Molly instructs mourners to ‘wear something bright’ at her funeral!

The patio outside a house at Farway

Cornell Construction commended for transforming an outdoor space into ‘something special’

The incident happened near Hembury Fort at 10.40am.

Chef Peter Gorton presents an award to Ellen Streatfeild, Wendy Williams, Helen Brandom and Jacqui Thomas. Picture by Steven Haywood

The meat producer fought off stiff competition to land two wins in the 2015 Taste of the West Product Awards.

Young carer Lydia Hartnell

Axminster teenager featured in Youtube film

Mary Bolshaw, chairman of Honiton Hospiscare Support Group, with Joyce Yates, Janet Tierney and Julie Courtney who won at a recent cake bake off competition. Ref mhh 0963-41-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Organisers of the event say they had hoped for a bigger turnout on the day, but were still pleased to have raised £200.

Chairman of Honiton and District Chamber of Commerce, Colin Wright.

The group is hoping to raise in the region of £1,400 by the beginning of next month.

Anne celebrated her birthday in style.

A Honiton woman who possesses a rich vein of farming history has celebrated her 100th birthday.

This group haved just signed in and are ready for the Jolly Good Jaunt on Sunday.  Ref mhh 2841-41-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Hundreds of walkers took part in Hospiscare’s A Jolly Good Jaunt at the weekend - and are already halfway to raising the £20,000 target for Kings House Day Hospice, in Honiton.

Doug and Joy Hull with school head pupils at the Paddington Bear lunch   Picture CHRIS CARSON

Axminster Primary Academy stages a Paddington Lunch

AA Awards

Recognition from industry’s ‘Oscars’ helps put county on the map

Axminster fire engine

Firefighters called to the scene as a car leaves the road and ends up in a field

Exeter's Fanzone, in Northenhay Gardens

Sports fans can still enjoy watching the rest of the Rugby World Cup at Exeter’s Fanzone, despite England’s early exit from the tournament.

Fossil hunter Mary Anning

Mary Anning Wing project given major cash boost

Award winners  (l to r) Phil Ball, Rob Crabbe, Neville Causley and Pete Cable. 
n	Picture:Richard Horobin

Seventy-five years of service to the RNLI by past and present crew is recognised

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