A mighty sum of money was raised by the charitable folk who work and visit Otter Garden Centre in Ottery St Mary, with the support of an army of volunteers.
Ottery St Mary dancer Sharol Mackenzie is set to appear in a live performance of Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet.
Decisions on where thousands of new homes could be built, whether in the shape of a new town or series of new villages, have been delayed until next year.
Devon county councillors have hit out at the Government for short-changing the county which is now facing a £28million budget shortfall.
A county lines drug dealer who got a friend to try to fool a jury into letting him off has had his sentence extended.
A Seaton man has been ordered to sell his home after he made a pensioner’s life a misery with loud music.
A persistent noise nuisance has admitted breaking a ban on upsetting his elderly neighbours.
The cost of homes in Devon has risen by 3.2 per cent over the past 12 months, with the average homeowner in the county seeing their property value jump by around £44,000 in the last five years.
Devon’s schools could soon be forced to shut on Friday afternoons due to budget pressures, a leading councillor has predicted.
Proposals for a new road to bypass Totnes as part of a bid to improve the air quality in the town are off the table.
Devon workers have among the lowest average salaries in the UK according to data from the Government’s tax department.
More than a quarter of people of the nearly 4,000 residents on the social housing list in East Devon have said they’re under threat of losing their home.
An indoor sports stadium and concert arena with a capacity for 20,000 people could be built in the Greater Exeter area.
Neglected and abused children in Devon are increasingly likely to be at risk of significant harm by the time social services reach them, figures show.
An alleged hammer attacker was found with a note in his pocket setting out how he planned to lie in wait for his victim, a court heard.
An animal sanctuary is full of dogs that won’t have a home this Christmas.
A burglar who fled court half-way through his trial has been jailed in his absence after being found guilty of a ‘mean’ break-in.
Well-known face at events across East Devon, photographer Colin Bowerman died at the weekend.
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