Pedal power helps RNLI raise £1,800

07:00 09 February 2013

As one of the ‘yellow peril’ boys, I am writing in response to the letter by Mr Russell Buer, (January 31).

The crew, ‘Hot Soup Lady’ (Caz Ashman – lifeboat visits officer) and myself, would like to extend our thanks to all those who supported the Six On Saddles cycle ride on Sunday, January 20.

The total amount raised currently stands at £1,855.60, however there are still some monies to be collected and the donation website is still open at

A final total will be announced in due course.

Mark Champion, Exmouth RNLI Crew volunteer and event organiser


Other News Stories


Exmouth in Bloom has achieved silver gilt status in the national Britain in Bloom competition.

Read more

There’s just a few days to go to Exmouth Means Business – the one-day networking event, aimed at businesses from Exmouth, East Devon and Exeter.

Read more

Now that the ‘September Scramble’ at the start of the new school year is out of the way, here’s something to look forward to for parents and grandparents - Budleigh Big Band Night with AJ’s on Friday, November 4.

Read more

The number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) in Exmouth went down in the month of September, figures have shown.

Read more

East Devon’s MP has questioned a government minister on healthcare issues in Exmouth, including the potential loss of hospital beds, the possible sale of mental health facility St John’s Court, and the loss of out-of-hours GPs.

Read more

A terrified schoolgirl was forced to run half-a-mile to escape after she was chased by a so-called ‘killer clown’ when she walked home through Phear Park.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:00

Devon’s Job Seeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants fell by 101 to a new historic low between August and September.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:30

Exmouth Amateur Boxing Club has given care home residents an early Christmas present after donating £100 towards a festive outing.

Read more
Yesterday, 06:30

An Exmouth hostelry, whose owner boasts possibly the biggest collection of spirits in the country, has been awarded a title known as the ‘Oscars of the trade’ for its spirits bar.

Read more
Tue, 17:21

Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) is bidding to bag a cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative to help improve a popular Exmouth nature reserve.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 5°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

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

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


Show Job Lists

Find planning applications