Extension plan backed in Exmouth and more news

PUBLISHED: 07:00 21 February 2012

Archant

Plans to build a single storey extension at 12 Elvis Road have been backed by Exmouth Town Council. Read this and more.

SIGN AWARDS: Exmouth people are being asked to nominate sign language users for an award.

The fourth annual Signature Awards, which recognise those who contribute to the deaf community, are looking for the South West Teacher of the Year and Learner of the Year.

Nominations can be submitted at www.signature.org.uk/awards until May 2.

-----

ELVIS EXTENSION: Plans to build a single storey extension at 12 Elvis Road have been backed by Exmouth Town Council.

The plan will now be considered by East Devon District Council.

-----

MISSING MAN SAFE: Reports an elderly man had been missing from his Exmouth home for several hours prompted the town’s coastguard team to swing into action.

Exmouth coastguards were tasked shortly before 3pm on Sunday and a search was carried out of the area with the coastguard helicopter rescue team.

The police received information that the man had been found safe and well by dog walkers, but a long way from his home.

-----

ELF FUN: A quiz night in aid of the Exmouth branch of Exeter Leukaemia Fund (ELF) is being held at the Baptist Church Hall, Victoria Road, on Saturday, February 25.

The doors open at 7.15pm, with the quiz starting at 7.30pm prompt.

The fun evening includes refreshments and light bites to eat.

Tickets are £5 in advance from 01395 268820.

0 comments

Other News Stories

04:30

A seaweed harvester from Sidmouth is feeling ‘quietly confident’ after being shortlisted to receive £100,000 worth of support from an organisation set up to help new food and drink businesses.

Read more

Staff from Corner House Veterinary Surgery will be among scores of women and girls taking part in this year’s Hospiscare Twilight Walk, setting off from Exmouth in July.

Read more
12:30

The Rotary Club of Exmouth and District treated 78 elderly local residents to a special river cruise and cream tea to celebrate St George’s Day.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:33

Lewis Jefferies hopes to one day promote conservation and sustainability.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:51

The owner of two puppies taken from an Exmouth home is offering a cash reward for their safe return.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:40

RNLI lifeguards will return to East Devon’s beaches from Saturday (April 29) as patrols for the 2017 summer season get underway.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:24

A sinkhole caused by a water pipe fault beneath Exmouth beach is to be repaired ‘as a matter of urgency.’

Read more
Yesterday, 12:30

An Exmouth father was found dead at home having taken heroin, an inquest has heard.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:13

The Countess of Wessex will be in attendance at this year’s Devon County Show.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:00

Cash and a chain of office have been stolen during a double burglary in Budleigh Salterton.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 10°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications