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Village turns out in force to support the Children’s Hospice South West

Simon Tolley

Judge said the blaze posed a real risk to the lives of others

East Devon District Councillor Derek Button, who died last month after a lengthy fight with cancer.

Tributes have been paid to one of East Devon District Council’s most respected councillors.

Axminster Police Station. Photo Chris Carson

23 year old driver treated for an injured ear after car collides with telegraph pole

Friday walkers celebrate raising £25,000 on Seaton beach. Photo by Ian Barradale

Trekkers celebrate on Seaton beach after reaching landmark figure

Kate Noonan at the news desk at ITV News' newsroom.

The contest gives opportunities to the broadcast journalists of the future

Axminster Railway Station

Customers and staff rescue woman from the track

Seaton NatWest Bank - set to close in March. Photo Chris Carson

Campaigners say replacing NatWest branch with a mobile unit for an hour once a week is “wholly inadequate”

Help shape Uplyme’s future

Friday, January 23, 2015
Uplyme Parish Clerk Lois Wakeman with the village plan documents. Photo CHRIS CARSON

Residents invited to have their say on the village’s new neighbourhood plan

Heather Penwarden, Pat Perryman and Min Rennolds of the newly formed Honiton Dementia Action Alliance group. Ref mhh 5541-03-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

New group called Honiton Dementia Action Alliance has been formed

Gold medal for Axe Yacht Club

Friday, January 23, 2015
Sir Ben Ainslie presents  a gold  medal to Amanda Parker, cadet activities co-ordinator, who represented the Axe Yacht Club.

Olympic sailing champ Ben Ainslie praises members for their fundraising efforts

Students of the year - Honiton's Molly and Ryan

Pair are crowned as ‘Student of the Year’

Moves to revive Seaton Town Band

Thursday, January 22, 2015
Seaton Town Band circa 1900

Musicians wanted to join a new brass ensemble

Wood burner goes up in flames in thatched property


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Seaton answers food bank SOS

Monday, January 19, 2015
Seaton Food Bank logo

Shelves were constantly replenished, despite busy weeks

Spencer McCarthy from Churchill presents a cheque to Katie Blake from Macmillan Cancer Support.

In all, £21,749.81 was generated

Seaton Police Station

Police appeal for information after Marine Place theft.

Stephen Blundell. Picture: Devon & Cornwall Police.

Stephen Blundell handed himself into authorities after fleeing to Spain in April 2013.

Honiton residents sign a petition for planned parking restrictions at Langford Road. Ref mhh 5308-03-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

A petition has been launched opposing further parking restrictions on the road

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