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Gill Laws receives her British Empire Medal from the Lord Lieutenant of Devon, David Fursdon.

An Exmouth community champion says she will never forget two days in which she attended a Buckingham Palace garden party and received the British Empire Medal.

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Yesterday, 21:31
Samba band Street Heat performed in the Strand Gardens on Sunday as part of their 25th anniversary celebrations. Ref exe 21-16SH 5562. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the band playing in Exmouth

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34 minutes ago
An open debate about Britain's membership of the EU took place at the Public Hall

More than 100 people turned out for an open debate about Britain’s membership of the European Union (EU).

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Yesterday, 18:31
Dr Simon Singh MBE

The organisers of Sidmouth Science Festival are delighted to announce that a celebrated science communicator will be joining this year’s event.

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Yesterday, 18:30
'Autumn Sunset, Exmouth' by Michael Norman

Exmouth Art Group says it is delighted to be participating in the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Exmouth Festival.

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Yesterday, 16:30
Celebrations at Littleham Primary School following their Church inspection report. Pictured with some of the children and headteacher Duncan Nelmes are rev Benedict Cambridge with Children, Youth and Families worker Nigel Candelent. Ref exe 20-16SH 4728. Picture: Simon Horn.

An Exmouth school is celebrating after receiving outstanding in all three areas of its annual church inspection.

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Yesterday, 14:57
Sarka Andersonova (left) of Carousel Childcare in Budleigh with some of the children. Ref exb 20-16TI 1155. Picture: Terry Ife

A Budleigh Salterton childcare service faces a race against time to find a new home - after it was announced its current lease would not be extended.

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Yesterday, 10:00
Douglas Avenue resident Val Toomey will be walking more than 100km around the Isle of Wight this weekend to raise money for the charity Bloodwise. Ref exe 17-16SH 2285. Picture: Simon Horn.

An Exmouth woman is celebrating after completing a walking challenge on the Isle of Wight.

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Yesterday, 09:26
The Exmouth RNLI D class ILB George Bearman is brought back to the boathouse following a shout on Tuesday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 9531-16-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Exmouth RNLI crew members rescued 10 passengers and the captain of a river taxi which ran aground on Friday (May 20).

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Yesterday, 06:30

A developer that wants to build hundreds of new homes in Exmouth is encouraging the use of ‘rat runs’ through residential roads to solve traffic problems with the site, councillors have revealed.

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34 minutes ago
Gill Laws receives her British Empire Medal from the Lord Lieutenant of Devon, David Fursdon.

An Exmouth community champion says she will never forget two days in which she attended a Buckingham Palace garden party and received the British Empire Medal.

Read more
Yesterday, 21:31
Samba band Street Heat performed in the Strand Gardens on Sunday as part of their 25th anniversary celebrations. Ref exe 21-16SH 5562. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the band playing in Exmouth

Read more
34 minutes ago
An open debate about Britain's membership of the EU took place at the Public Hall

More than 100 people turned out for an open debate about Britain’s membership of the European Union (EU).

Read more
Yesterday, 18:31
Dr Simon Singh MBE

The organisers of Sidmouth Science Festival are delighted to announce that a celebrated science communicator will be joining this year’s event.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:30
'Autumn Sunset, Exmouth' by Michael Norman

Exmouth Art Group says it is delighted to be participating in the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Exmouth Festival.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:30
Celebrations at Littleham Primary School following their Church inspection report. Pictured with some of the children and headteacher Duncan Nelmes are rev Benedict Cambridge with Children, Youth and Families worker Nigel Candelent. Ref exe 20-16SH 4728. Picture: Simon Horn.

An Exmouth school is celebrating after receiving outstanding in all three areas of its annual church inspection.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:57
Sarka Andersonova (left) of Carousel Childcare in Budleigh with some of the children. Ref exb 20-16TI 1155. Picture: Terry Ife

A Budleigh Salterton childcare service faces a race against time to find a new home - after it was announced its current lease would not be extended.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:00
Douglas Avenue resident Val Toomey will be walking more than 100km around the Isle of Wight this weekend to raise money for the charity Bloodwise. Ref exe 17-16SH 2285. Picture: Simon Horn.

An Exmouth woman is celebrating after completing a walking challenge on the Isle of Wight.

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Yesterday, 09:26
The Exmouth RNLI D class ILB George Bearman is brought back to the boathouse following a shout on Tuesday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 9531-16-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Exmouth RNLI crew members rescued 10 passengers and the captain of a river taxi which ran aground on Friday (May 20).

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Yesterday, 06:30

A developer that wants to build hundreds of new homes in Exmouth is encouraging the use of ‘rat runs’ through residential roads to solve traffic problems with the site, councillors have revealed.

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Sunday, May 22, 2016
Matt Harvey

Poetry lovers have a special treat in store on June 6, when performance poet, Matt Harvey, comes to Sidmouth Rugby Club for an evening of poems and humour.

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Sunday, May 22, 2016
Throwing a pot at the Exmouth Ceramic Group's workshop in Meeting Street.

It’s all hands on clay at Exmouth Ceramics Group’s annual exhibition this bank holiday weekend.

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Sunday, May 22, 2016
Franklins on the Strand have sponsored one lot of new football kit for children at the Beacon primary school. India Haywood from Franklins is pictured with some of the youngsters in their smart new kit and their PE co-ordinator Amanda Pow. Ref exe 20-16SH 4661. Picture: Simon Horn.

Two Exmouth businesses are giving something back to the community by sponsoring football kits at Beacon Primary School.

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Sunday, May 22, 2016

Topsham Swimming Pool has received a £5,000 cash boost in its ongoing battle to stay open.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Paul Taylor-Mills with his Olivier award.

The 2016 Summer Rep Season at the Manor Pavilion Theatre, was launched last night - with tickets for a dozen classic plays on sale today (Friday, May 20).

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Senstation - the music of The Who

It’s maximum R&B as Sensation – the new show celebrating the music of The Who – rocks into the Exmouth Pavilion on Friday, June 3.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Bowls

What a week the past one was for Budleigh lady bowlers Mo Bond and Eileen Burston.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Generic croquet. Ref shsp 8970-23-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Budleigh Association Croquet team were convincing winners when they entertained Sidmouth in the opening game of the new AC South West Federation League season.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Exe SC dingy racing

Last week was a breezy one, writes Rex Frost.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Exeter Chris Richards Falcons who rode a second half meeting at Somerset on Friday 13th May. Riders numbers 1 Henry Atkins, 2 Craig Nethercott, 3 Stevie Anderson, 4 Saul Bulley with team managers Rob Doran (wearing glasses) and Alan Spencer.
Picture by Kim Wyllie. Ref exsp falcons

Exeter’s Falcons speedway fans are eagerly looking forward to another full blooded 15 heat National League when the ‘Chris Richards’ Falcons take on the Isle of Wight ‘ Whitelink’ Warriors at Somerset’s Oak Tree Arena on Friday, May 27, commencing at 7.30pm, writes Tony Lethbridge.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016

A kind-hearted Topsham man has raised around £4,000 for the Motor Neurone Disease Association after walking the Brighton Marathon.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
Janet Mann with her South West Wedding Award.

An Exmouth woman is aiming for success at national wedding awards, following her victory in a regional contest.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Raddon Hill Clog Morris at last year's West Country Traditions Day. Photo: Paul Strange.

This year’s Exmouth Festival will have a fitting finale.

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Friday, May 20, 2016

Plans to take in five to 10 Syrian refugee families in East Devon have been backed.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Roisin Turley, schools organiser for the NSPCC and Child Line with children during a workout at Topsham primary school. Ref ext 16-17TI 9932. Picture: Terry Ife

Schoolchildren in Topsham were given a lesson in safety in a National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) workshop.

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Friday, May 20, 2016

A man has been taken into custody following a report of a suspected stowaway aboard a lorry near Ottery St Mary.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Alison Greenhalgh, who has died aged 63.

An Exmouth councillor, who has died suddenly, will be remembered as someone who ‘enjoyed life to the full’.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
An Exe SC pairing in the feva championships held off  Exmouth

The weather still has not settled for the sailors out of Exe Sailing Club, writes Rex Frost.

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Friday, May 20, 2016

A jumble sale is being held on Saturday (May 21) to raise funds for Otterton Primary School.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
Residents take part in a beach clean exercise.

East Devon residents are being encouraged to enjoy the coastline as part of World Oceans Day.

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