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Yesterday, 13:09

East Devon’s election chief has apologised after an error was identified in the postal voting papers sent out to some electors.

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Yesterday, 09:36

A new 210-place primary school could be opening in Exmouth, offering children a different kind of curriculum.

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Yesterday, 09:28

Fire crews have been called to a fire at the Spar store in Budleigh Salterton.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015
A book written by the late Barbara Smale was handed over to local school children at the Exmouth library this week. The youngsters from Exeter Road primary are pictured with their headteacher Paul Gosling, Chris Launder from the library, Barbara's husband Colin, illustrator Jemma Cholawo, publishers Rachel and Drummond Johnstone and Judy Vallance who sponsored the publication. The book will be given out free to local schools. Ref exe 3280-15-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Children from Exeter Road Community Primary School have got their hands on a new book written by an Exmouth author.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015
Clare Teal at the Budleigh Jazz Festival.

The future of Budleigh Jazz Festival could be in doubt after its organiser announced he was stepping down from the role.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015
Pete Lowres

Devon Freewheeler volunteer Pete Lowres, 46, knows every penny that drops into the charity’s collection pots is vital to continue its lifeline work.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015
Father Trevor Smyth with Bishop Richard Hawkins. Fr Trevor says farewell to his parishioners at his final service at All Saint's Church, Exeter Road, as he retires from his post. Ref exe 3343-16-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

An Exmouth vicar has said a fond farewell to his parishioners after more than 14 years.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015
T-Rex

Phear Park and Manor Gardens are being discussed as possible venues for the return of dinosaurs to Exmouth.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015

Devon Freewheelers operates daily ‘hand-to-mouth’, never knowing where its next penny will come from.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Tesco says it is still planning to come to Budleigh, despite a planning application for its proposed store having been withdrawn.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

A man had to be treated for minor burns and smoke inhalation after a fire at Scarletts in The Strand, Exmouth.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
The World of Country Life Lamb National. And they're off... Ref exe 3431-16-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

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Exmouth sport

Yesterday, 15:04

A new Budleigh outdoor season began with 36 bowlers taking past in a triples drive.

Yesterday, 10:34

For the second week in a row in the Honiton Netball League Pool A, Beer Blazers were on the wrong end of a very close encounter, going down to a single goal defeat, writes Graham Ingram.

Sunday, April 26, 2015
Exmouth took on Weston at the Imperial Ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 3541-17-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth coach Jon Hill spoke the day after his team’s heart-breaking play-off extra-time defeat to Barnes.

Sunday, April 26, 2015
Devon and Somerset Gliding Club provide airtime for Volunteer Gliding Squadrons and this is the latest group to be looked after.

Devon and Somerset Gliding Club has been selected by the British Gliding Association to provide continuation training in the South West region as part of a nationwide grant scheme provided by Royal Air Force Charitable Trust, writes Jill Harmer.

Sunday, April 26, 2015
Exmouth Town took a 2-0 victory over St Blazey at Southern Road on Saturday. Ref exsp 3583-17-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth Town completed their South West Peninsula League (SWPL) season with a 2-2 draw at Godolphin Atlantic, writes John Dibsdall.

Sunday, April 26, 2015
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Another Exeter and District League season has come to an end and so how did local teams fare over the course of the eight month campaign?

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Exmouth took on Weston at the Imperial Ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 3556-17-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth suffered play-off despair as they went down to visiting Barnes 27-22 in a match that swung both ways during a compelling first 80 minutes and then extra-time.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

After the long winter wait the opening drive of a new Madeira Bowls Club season was played out on a lovely sunny day, writes Matt Marriott.

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Budleigh Salterton members out in force for the start of a new outdoor season

The Budleigh Salterton Bowls Club outdoor season is underway.

Saturday, April 25, 2015
A competitor in action at the Whindwhistle Motor Club meeting

A single venue classic car trial, organised by Windwhistle Motor Club (Chard) proved to be a huge success, writes Paul Bagnall.

Friday, April 24, 2015
Exmouth took on Weston at the Imperial Ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 3576-17-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

The Cockles go head-to-head with Barnes tomorrow (April 25) with the winners stepping up into National Two (S). Here we take a look at the visitor’s to the Imperial Ground where kick-off is 2.30pm.

Friday, April 24, 2015
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There were some good scores in the latest round of matches in the East Devon Hunt Skittles League.

Latest Entertainment News

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Seaton Tramway is offering a murder mystery evening over dinner.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015

A rather extraordinary coincidence is provoking a joyous musical celebration in Colyton on Sunday, May 3.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
The Borealis Saxophone Quartet.

As part of the Honiton Festival in May, there will be a saxophone workshop given by the Borealis Saxophone Quartet.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015
Jimmy Tarbuck

Top television comedian Jimmy Tarbuck swaps The London Palladium for Exmouth Pavilion.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

There are many events planned across the area. Here are just a few.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015
The men's quarter final at Madeira bowling club. Simon Weclawek releases his bowl. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exsp 8460-31-12AW. To order your copy of this photograph, go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

The Exmouth Madeira Bowling club is offering an Open Day for new bowlers on Saturday, April 25, from 10am until 3pm.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015
The cast of Outside Edge by Honiton Players.

Honiton Players will be presenting Outside Edge this week, by Richard Harris.

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Monday, April 20, 2015
Jason and the Argonatus. Photo: Matt Austin.

Exeter-based theatre company Four of Swords has announced its latest production: a fun-filled and family-friendly adaptation of the popular Greek myth Jason and the Argonauts.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015
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With just six weeks to go, this year’s Exmouth Festival is now firmly in gear.

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