Sidmouth News

A third of ‘Jurassic Ambassadors’ who volunteer their time to promote the historic coastline are from East Devon.

A Sidford teenager is continuing his ‘spectacular’ form for Somerset Cricket Club - keeping the club in contention for the championship title.

Account of visit to Ottery St Mary Parish Church provides revealing insight

Branscombe Harvest Fair has been hailed as a ‘real triumph’ by organisers, after large crowds turned out for a day of family fun.

Kings Arms could be close to be turned into new homes

‘Bombshell’ plans have been revealed that could see Sidmouth lose all of its inpatient hospital beds by April next year.

‘There is hope for Blackmore Health Centre after positive meeting’

Excitement is building as entires from near and far prepare to roll into Sidmouth tomorrow night (Saturday) for the town’s carnival.

A businessman who rose from apprentice plumber to managing director is the new owner of one of his home town’s biggest employers.

A concert to launch a book of short stories – and fulfil its author’s dying wish – is being staged at the Sidholme Hotel at 7pm tonight (Friday).

Members of the ‘flourishing’ Sidmouth Surf Life Saving Club can get changed in comfort thanks to support from a growing town business.

Sidmouth women join others across region in national protest

‘All I could think running up the hill was ‘please let me get there before someone dies’,’ says horrified onlooker Sarah

A trio of incidents took place in Budleigh Salterton, Sidmouth and Colaton Raleigh, between 12.30am and 7am.

East Devon MP Hugo Swire has pledged his support for a proposal which would see Exmouth and Sidmouth retain their inpatient beds.

Plans have been revealed that could see Sidmouth lose all of its inpatient beds.

Interested groups can comment on the options available to shore up Sidmouth seafront before the plan is completed in early November.

Town shop included in £117million take-over deal that will safeguard 14 staff members

East Devon’s MP has added his voice to calls for one of the South West’s main arterial roads to be upgraded as a dual carriageway rather than a ‘second-rate compromise’.

Residents are being encouraged to break the ‘poo taboo’ ahead of Colostomy Day on October 1.

‘I have been lucky with the experiences I have had in my life but going to the barrels each year was always one of the most memorable.’

A survey to discover what Sid Valley businesses, organisations, clubs and special interest groups think would improve the town went live today.

A runner, who fought through the heartache of losing her dad to dementia, is set to tackle a 76-mile marathon challenge in his memory.

The mystery behind the appearance of a number of sharp metal rods on roads and paths around Sidmouth has been solved.

Proposed changes to Sidbury’s village borders will not be supported by Sidmouth Town Council.

The third Sidmouth and East Devon Walking Festival was launched at Kennaway House on Saturday – with many events already fully-booked.

‘Save our surgery’ petition launched

Residents unite in support for the surgery as East Devon MP Sir Hugo Swire gets involved in talks

Shopkeepers have blasted the effect cycle races held on the eve of the Tour of Britain had on their businesses as an ‘utter disaster’.

‘Innovative’ new sign is a first in East Devon

Spaces are still available for the East Devon Area of Natural Beauty Partnership annual forum.

Parents and residents are being consulted on plans to rebuild the 140-year-old Newton Poppleford Primary School.

More than 300 motors on display at popular event

A Sidmouth man - lucky to be alive after he was crushed under a three-tonne dumper truck - has thanked well-wishers and emergency services from his hospital bed.

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