An Exmouth primary school is celebrating after it received a ‘good’ rating in a recent Ofsted report.

Exmouth Community College is celebrating after being given £2.4million for new classrooms.

Dan Lavery of the Devon Freewheelers. Ref exe 1231-13-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Dan Lavery is determined Devon Freewheelers will help save lives – as a Belfast ‘hidden hero’ undoubtedly helped saved wife Shelley’s life in 2005.

Vintage Velo back in Exmouth in June

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Vintage Velo on Exmouth seafront.

Get your vintage bike and period clothing out. Velo Vintage is back in Exmouth on Saturday, June 13.

Image of the proposed new building at St Peter's Primary School.

A major expansion is beginning at St Peter’s Primary School this week - as builders move in to begin work on new classrooms.

Sam Bader

Dad-of-one Sam Bader, 28, who grew up in Ottery St Mary, supports Devon Freewheelers by sponsoring one of the motorbikes, Bravo One.

Dan Lavery of the Devon Freewheelers. Ref exe 1256-13-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Devon Freewheelers founder Daniel Lavery will do whatever it takes to keep his lifeline service on the road so other families can receive the same help and care that saved his wife’s life.

A town criers' competition will link activities at the Manor Gardens and the West Country Traditions Day in the Strand. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 3554-22-14SH Picture: Simon Horn.

With the Exmouth Festival now upon us (May 22-28), don’t miss the second West Country Traditions Day within the event.

Joe Montgomery, in happier times.

For years, Joe Montgomery’s motorbike has remained unused, parked in the family garage in East Devon as a reminder of happier times.

TriCorn Shonkey

Final preparations are being made for Scrumpstock, the three-day cider, food and music festival that’s at Exmouth Rugby Club from Friday, May 15 to Sunday, May 17.

Honiton Sausage and Cider Festival 2015. Festival organisers, the Devon Freewheelers. Ref mhh 5444-19-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Donations large and small ensure lifeline charity Devon Freewheelers can continue to operate.

Royal visit to Devon County Show

Monday, May 11, 2015
The Devon County Show

With this year’s Devon County Show just around the corner, the organisers have announced a right royal start to the annual three-day event.

Three year old Brooke Davey enjoyed the Exmouth Carnival fun day in the Strand Gardens on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 8330-42-12SH To order your copy of this photograph visit and click on myphotos24

Exmouth Carnival Spring Fun Day is nearly with us. It’s on Saturday, May 16, 9am-5pm, in The Strand.

Archant employees showing their support for the Devon Freewheelers. Ref exe 4649-18-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

The Exmouth Journal and its sister Archant newspapers across Devon have joined forces to raise cash to help keep Devon Freewheelers’ vital lifeline on the road.

Birthday gifts - cash for cause

Thursday, May 7, 2015
To celebrate Ken’s recent 70th birthday he and his wife Lorna organised two parties, raising £865 for Devon Freewheelers

Selfless Ken Abbott shunned birthday presents in support of Devon Freewheelers, instead asking his family and friends to donate cash.

Sharon with her sponsors, Richard Spiller from Redhomes, John Capon from Otter Windows and Lin from House of Hair

Sharon Grove, a mum-of-two from Honiton, is gearing up to trek through the Grand Canyon to raise funds for Devon Freewheelers.

There are many ways you can raise funds for Devon Freewheelers – donations large or small are always welcome, as every penny counts

A petition is being launched to oppose the possible closure of a mental health facility in Exmouth.

The new location of Mill Water School at Bicton College.

A school, which has moved to a new £8million building on the Bicton College site, says it wants to be closely involved with its new community.

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