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Yesterday, 16:00

Devon County Council’s highways teams are geared up to respond to whatever the weather throws at the county this weekend.

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Yesterday, 08:49
Some of the year six children from Littleham and Woodbury Salterton primary schools are pictured with their headteacher Duncan Nelmes as the two schools have joined in a mangement partnership. Ref exe 7461-40-14SH Picture: Simon Horn

More than 200 children will benefit if two primary schools join forces, say education bosses.

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Thu, 12:50
East Devon District Councillor Derek Button, who died last month after a lengthy fight with cancer.

Tributes have been paid to one of East Devon District Council’s most respected councillors

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Thu, 09:00

Parking meters on Budleigh seafront should remain as they are, according to Budleigh Salterton Town Council.

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Thu, 08:44
Exe Estuary Trail

A £19,000 scheme to line a 2.5-mile stretch of the Exmouth to Lympstone Exe Estuary trail with ‘vandal-proof’ lights could be realised later this year.

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Wed, 13:16
Woodbury Salterton Primary School celebrate after being recognised as a top 100 performing school in reading, writing and mathematics. Ref exe 5872-04-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

A Whitehall education minister has praised Woodbury Salterton Church of England School, calling it one of the best 100 primaries in the country over the last three years.

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Tue, 16:36

Performers in the Budleigh area are being invited to take part in a returning talent show, aiming to raise thousands of pounds for an historic church.

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Mon, 09:00
Michael Caines

The plans to convert Courtlands House in Lympstone into a luxury country house hotel and fine dining restaurant have been submitted to East Devon District Council (EDDC).

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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Police are urging children to use the main routes to walk to and from school after a 12-year-old boy was assaulted on a cycle path in Exmouth.

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Sunday, January 25, 2015
Exmouth College Cadets visited Eurotech this week after the firm has bought each group member a pair of safety boots. The students are pictured with Eurotech MD David Douglas, other representatives of the Fire and Police service and Assistant Chief Fire Officer Trevor Stratford. Ref exe 5379-03-15SH. Photo Simon Horn

Cadets at Exmouth Community College have got some new equipment thanks to a town technology firm.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015
Jon  Chalk (far right) travelled to Mauritius with Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service instructors Ben Williams and Joe Hassell

Jon Chalk, from Exmouth, has been helping train the Mauritius Fire and Rescue Service

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Saturday, January 24, 2015
Age Concern Exmouth home care team. Ref exe 5754-04-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

The new manager of Age Concern Exmouth’s home service says the key to its success is the personal service it provides to its clients.

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Friday, January 23, 2015
Alistair Brammer as Chris in Miss Siagon

West End star Alistair Brammer, from Exmouth, is asking for your vote to help him win a What’s On Stage award. Entries close at thre end of January.

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Friday, January 23, 2015
A diverted Queen's Drive

Work to divert a 200-metre long chunk of Queen’s Drive could start as soon as this autumn.

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Friday, January 23, 2015
Matthew Smith

A cancer patient, 37, who ended up sleeping rough in Exmouth, has been jailed after he turned to drugs - then crime - to feed his habit.

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Exmouth sport

Yesterday, 12:15

Exmouth Town head for Falmouth tomorrow (January 31) to face a Godolphin Town side that sit sixth in the Premier Division, one place and two points below Town, but they have played two fewer than Town.

Yesterday, 10:44
Colyton Grammar School student Frank Rosenwald (wearing the number 10 shirt, back row, second left) with the current England Schoolboys under-18 squad

Frank Rosenwald, a Year 12 student at Colyton Grammar School, has been chosen for the England Schoolboys’ under-18 team after attending a series of regional and national trials, writes Ben Leahy.

Yesterday, 08:30
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Sidmouth Under-7s followed the same route they had taken seven days before to return to Exmouth for more action.

Yesterday, 08:30
Sidmouth third XV rugby team before their meeting with Crediton

Sidmouth third XV team are looking to arrange another fixture with a local club’s third team before the end of the season.

Thu, 11:41
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Culm Vale still top the Division One table of the East Devon Hunt Skittles League

Thu, 11:38
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There is a February Feast of racing action to look forward to at Taunton racecourse where they host three meetings, the first of which is on Thursday, February 5, when the first race will go to post at 2.05pm.

Thu, 08:42
Exeter City - East Devon Grecians

The 512 Grecian supporters sitting in the unseasonal warm sunshine at the Kassam Stadium, ahead of the game with Oxford United last Saturday, were possibly lulled us into a false sense of security, writes Gareth Hughes.

Thu, 08:41

The Exe Equestrian Club is looking forward to an exciting and successful 2015, writes Collette Ashby.

Thu, 08:41

Police Social Club extended their lead in the Exmouth Snooker League with a 4-1 win over the Police B. Mike Delahaye 61-35 and George Webster 69-62 led after Ashley Down’s second frame equaliser (67-24) before Mark Rock 73-57 and Carl Rowsell 87-66 sealed the victory.

Thu, 08:41
Hockey

Exe II were edged out by the odd goal in three in a South Division meeting at home to Kingsbridge and Salcombe.

Thu, 08:41
Sidmouth & Ottery ladies 4th at home to Dart 3. Ref shsp 1551-05-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Exe were good value for a 2-0 win at Firebrands in their Premier Division meeting.

Thu, 08:40
Exmouth Town took on Newquay at Southern Road on Saturday. Ref exsp 5940-05-15SH. Photo Simon Horn

For the second consecutive week Exmouth Town were involved in a goalless draw when they were held at home by Newquay last Saturday, writes John Dibsdall.

Thu, 08:40
Goal celebrations from Budleigh Salterton U12's girls as they equalise against Moors on Sunday morning. Ref exsp 6034-05-15SH. Photo Simon Horn

On Sunday I had the pleasure of attending a Budleigh Girls Under-12s match for the first time, and I was very surprised by the effort these youngster put into the game, the disappointing expressions on their faces, with the occasional tear, if things went wrong, writes SpursTom.

Thu, 08:40
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Budleigh Salterton Under-14s kept their Exeter and District League, Division Two top billing with a 4-2 success over Heavitree United, completing a seasons double over the Exeter side, write SpursTom

Thu, 08:40
Brixington Blues U12 action

Brixington Blues Under-12s inflicted only a third defeat of the Division Two season on table-topping Central, claiming a 2-1 victory thanks to a late goal from Sam Diprose.

Latest Entertainment News

Thu, 18:30

Exe Dance Exmouth has just moved to new premises. Now located in a studio space above the Baptist Church, just off the Strand Gardens, it offers a range of dance classes, including ballet, tap and musical theatre (acting, singing and dancing), with Jo and Wendy.

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Wed, 18:30
Tenors Un Limited, Photo: Dean Kaden

Tenors Un Limited – one of the world’s top classical crossover groups - is appearing in Exmouth in March.

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Mon, 18:30
Los Pacaminos come to Exmouth

On a bleak November day in London in 1993, singer Paul Young was pondering how to break the album/promotion/tour routine that to be honest, was becoming a little predictable after 10 years of being a solo performer. And anyway, he missed the camaraderie of just being a band member. So he called around some of his friends and members of his previous line-ups through the years to find out who would be interested in forming a loose, relaxed Tex-Mex group for some impromptu gigs.

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Sunday, January 25, 2015
Author Graham Hurley

Acclaimed crime writer Graham Hurley is giving a talk in Lympstone this week.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015
Think Floyd

The UK’s number one Pink Floyd tribute show is coming to the Exmouth Pavilion on Friday, February 6, for one night only.

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