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A fusion of madcap comedy and beastly antics has brought something a little different to this year’s Summer Reading Challenge in Devon libraries.

Eleven new wildlife-themed sculptures have been installed around the nature reserve at Seaton Wetlands and families are invited to navigate the adjoining nature trail to try and spot them.

The Honiton Community Volunteer Coronavirus Support Network has said their services will be ‘winding down’ as the impact of Covid-19 decreases.

The chairman of Axminster Hospital League of Friends has pledged its continued support for local health and care services .

The prescription for a long and happy career is a job at Colyton Pharmacy, says shop manager Christine Jones.

Beer Buffs’ annual appeal resulted in a cheque for £1,500 being presented to The Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA).

Axminster allotment holders have been put on alert after reports that potentially dangerous asbestos had been found on a number of plots.

The organisers of the Honiton Agricultural Show have turned their eyes to 2021 and their 130th show after the 2020 event had to be cancelled.

Seaton looks looks set to be recognised as one of Britain’s first towns with near-zero retail food waste.

The 1st Honiton Scout Group celebrated World Scout Scarf Day a little differently this year as they took pictures from across the country.

Lyme Regis lifeboat crew answered an emergency call yesterday (Tuesday, August 4) - to go to the aid of - a ‘lifeboat’.

Plans to increase the height of some properties at a proposed housing development in Axminster have been approved despite strong local opposition.

An Italian volunteer worker has denied murdering a veterinary pharmacist at a stud farm in East Devon.

Honiton Lions Club has agreed to donate to its international charitable foundation which will help fund water wells and eye camps in third world countries.

Axminster based mental health charity Arc is to reopen its fundraising shop on Thursday (August 6).

Axminster police are urging residents to help them combat anti-social behaviour at a local play area.

A book share project to keep Seaton Primary School pupils reading during lockdown has proved a big success.

Police seized sound equipment to shut down an illegal rave at Hawkchurch in the early hours of Saturday (August 1).

A judge has authorised the continued detention of an Italian man who is accused of murdering a woman at a farm in East Devon.

Two kayakers who got into difficulties in the sea off Axmouth were helped by Sidmouth’s lifeboat, which was nearby on a routine training exercise.

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