AXMINSTER

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Residents in Axminster gathered on the Minster Green today (Friday, September 20) to support the global protest for action on climate change.

Yesterday, 14:45

Residents in Axminster will be joining hands around the Minster in action as part of climate change strikes happening globally.

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Yesterday, 12:01

Blessed with fabulous weather, Chardstock's 20th Street Fayre attracted a record number of people.

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Yesterday, 07:01

Axminster's biggest employer has launched a campaign to promote mental health and wellbeing for its staff.

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Tue, 16:37

A woman's 50-year quest to create Burrow Farm Gardens at Dalwood is revealed in a new book.

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Tue, 07:01

A service to mark the retirement of the vicar of five East Devon parishes took place in St Giles Church, at Kilmington, on Sunday (September 15).

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Mon, 10:06

Large crowds cheered on another glittering carnival parade at Axminster on Saturday (September 14).

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

Axminster Carpets has pledged its support for the town's new 'shop local' campaign.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Detailed plans for major improvements to play areas in Axminster have been unveiled.

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Axminster Photography Group's annual exhibition begins on Monday (September 2) at a new venue

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

An leading Axminster district councillor has slammed the authority for a 'lack of urgency' in putting voluntary criminal activity checks (DBS) into action for its members.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a reported firearms incident in Axminster has been released on bail, police said today (Tuesday, August 27)

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Monday, August 26, 2019

A befriending service which helps families struggling to meet the challenges of modern life is expanding into Axminster.

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Two neighbouring firms of funeral directors are joining forces.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Scouts from across East Devon and West Dorset travelled to France for their summer camp last week.

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Monday, August 19, 2019

The Exeter Leukaemia Fund (ELF) has received a £1,000 boost thanks to a charity golf day organised by Rotarians from Axminster and Lyme Regis.

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Independent traders in Axminster are fighting back against the town's high street crisis by joining forces to deliver a crucial 'shop local' message.

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Sunday, August 18, 2019

A flower arranging workshop celebrating the ever-popular hydrangea - one of summer's undisputed star performers - saw Combe St Nicholas Village Hall filled with colour.

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Saturday, August 17, 2019

Axminster Care Service is saying farewell to one of its longest-serving members.

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Axminster Town Council has joined the growing number of local authorities declaring a climate emergency.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

When it comes to creating stunning floral displays Morton's Pharmacy in Axminster has the prescription for success.

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

Youngsters attending All Saints Wise Owls Preschool can now enjoy even more outdoor fun, thanks to a range of new garden play equipment which has just been installed.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

The chairman of a leading Axminster community group has called on the town to unite in working to improve its future.

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Axminster Heritage Centre is offering to refill people's water bottles in a bid to reduce plastic waste.

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Monday, August 5, 2019

This summer's Axe Vale Show was one of the most successful in its 25 year history - raising £30,000 for worthy causes.

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Friday, August 2, 2019

Plans for a Colyton canal and the existence of a town swimming pool have been unearthed by volunteers working on a Legacy to Landscape community heritage project.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Pupils at Hawkchurch have plenty more to read - thanks to a special award

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Residents on a new Axminster housing estate say the lack of a pavement outside their homes is putting lives at risk.

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Sunday, July 28, 2019

There was fun, laughter - and a few tears - when Axminster St Mary's RC School held its leavers day.

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Friday, July 26, 2019

Axminster's Yarty Party Music Festival was a sell-out success at the weekend.

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

An Axminster couple have published a series of books detailing local walks which are suitable for families.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Volunteers have been helping with the ongoing conservation of the ancient King John Oak, in Shute.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Youngsters at Axe Valley Academy have donated more than £700 to the RNLI in Lyme Regis following the rescue of two of their fellow students.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Axminster teenager to join 'march of the dead'

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Axminster town centre funding bid rejected

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Plans for 10 new homes in Axminster have been approved, despite fears children could be run over by lorry drivers who wouldn't notice them until 'they heard the screams'.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Tools and Machinery firm wins Devon Sports Award

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Two theatre groups will be performing six plays over two nights in Axminster.

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Friday, June 28, 2019

Inspectors say pupils' work is effectively targeted at this 'amazing' school

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

An enterprising East Devon company has won a prestigious South West rural area Countryside Alliance Award.

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Monday, June 24, 2019

Crown Estate unveils its design for homes and employment space in the town's eastern urban extension

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Monday, June 24, 2019

Axminster showground is buzzing throughout the two day event

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Axminster man completes the Tour de Yorkshire bike race to raise funds for vital counselling service

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Caroline Hillyard's moving account of the 75th anniversary commemorations of the Normandy landings

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Axminster flower arrangers create some colourful designs with the Dutch blooms

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Councillors turn down an application to build an S-shaped cottage at All Saints, near Axminster

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Pair plan to visit all 75 Royal Biritsh Legion branches in Devon in aid of the Poppy Appeal

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

Hugh Fearnely Whittingstall set to welome people to his Axminster HQ

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Tiverton and Honiton's MP says Mr Gove would ensure westcountry agriculture thrives after Brexit

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Axminster, Seaton and lyme Regis health campaigners join forces to form the Axe Valley Health Forum

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