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Christians from across the Sid Valley will gather at Sidmouth Parish Church on Sunday (February 26) as the Bishop of Crediton licenses an associate priest.

Floral displays in the Sid Valley will get a boost thanks to supermarket shoppers.

A former serviceman from Sidmouth, once told he would never run again, has earned a place in the world’s toughest footrace.

‘There is a case to be made that the 50mph zone should be extended’ - Cllr Stuart Hughes

It’s Pancake Day on Tuesday, February 28, and we want to know what Devon’s favourite pancake topping is. Sweet, savoury or both? Decide in our poll here...

Noon on St Valentine’s Day saw the Parish Church of St Mary and St Peter at Salcombe Regis packed to overflowing as friends and family came together to celebrate the life of Kathy Boorman, writes Peter Whitfield.

Lurcher Beau, aged six, has spent the last three years at Dogs Trust Ilfracombe and watched more than 1,000 dogs find their forever home while he has been overlooked. Can you give him the home he deserves?

Sidmouth protesters among those arguing against ‘draconian’ changes that they say have ‘left retirement plans in tatters’

Civic leaders will get their first glimpse of designs for a 22-metre spanned structure to replace Alma Bridge when they meet next month.

Health bosses say transfer of services to RD&E Hospital will benefit patients

Hope that ‘common sense will prevail’ as health bosses set to consider bed cut proposals

A bid to use a Branscombe campsite throughout the year has been refused.

An honour normally reserved for royalty and celebrities is being bestowed on an independent Sidmouth travel agent - who is to launch a new cruise ship.

Soggy exploring with The Byes Pre-school

The Herald has had a sneak peek inside Ottery’s state-of-the-art new library before residents get the chance to preview it tomorrow afternoon (Friday).

East Devon District Council (EDDC) has agreed to increase its share of council tax.

Onlookers feared the worst when they spotted what looked like a man and boy ‘scratching away’ at rocks under Sidmouths unstable cliffs - near the debris of a recent landslide.

Labourer Robert Trott was not wearing seatbelt prior to fatal collision

A charity worker from Sidmouth is calling on anyone with a sweet tooth to resist their urges for 40 days to support African agriculture.

Seaton and Beer RNLI district branch kicked off its golden anniversary by raising more than £500.

Date for this year’s event revealed as organisers promise to serve up a fun-filled platter of demonstrations, local produce and children’s activities

A dinner held in memory of one of Branscombe’s ‘big characters’ has raised £520 for the British Heart Foundation.

Sir Hugo Swire’s Sidmouth Herald column on why his party loyalty is being tested

With NASA set to present new findings on exoplants, we’re asking the people of Devon if they believe there is life out there. Take part in our poll here.

Restoration crews have discovered an ancient peacock drawing on timbers at The Royal Clarence Hotel in Exeter

The independent consultants tasked with helping Port Royal fulfil its potential have held their first meeting with town and district councillors.

THE indefatigable Maureen Lipman has, inbetween her many acting roles, found the time to write 10 autobiographical books, including It’s a Jungle out There, published last year.

Sidmouth Veterinary Practice is hoping third time’s a charm as it looks to get its hands on an ‘Oscar of the trade’.

Young and old gathered for the rededication of Patteson’s Cross.

Fundraisers at a respite charity were delighted to receive £285 from the Community Matters scheme at Sidmouth’s Waitrose.

An Ottery woman is putting aside her fear of heights to take on a charity skydive in memory of her best friend.

Iwitness24 member, Lena Welch, sent us her shots of the recent snow flurry in Devon.

A Beer entrepreneur is celebrating two decades of providing care and support on expeditions that have raised £92million for charity.

Katie Williams takes first place in our iwitness24 photo competition.

Some of Knowle’s historic treasures are set to be donated to Sidmouth Museum and displayed to the public for the first time.

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