Devon and Cornwall Police close more than a fifth of hate crime investigations into racially and religiously aggravated offences without identifying a suspect, figures show.
Hundreds of written complaints were made to the Royal Devon and Exeter Trust last year.
Spending on street lights has been slashed by more than £100,000 over the past year, new figures have revealed.
Phil Beer from Show of Hands joins the ‘fiddling supergroup’ Feast of Fiddles for a concert at Exeter Corn Exchange
Otterton pensioner Bruce Simpson says his Brexit is ‘Bruce exiting his 80s’ on Friday, March 29.
Hundreds of children in Devon are not fully vaccinated against MMR, as the NHS warned vaccine deniers are gaining traction on social media.
A mission to put a stop to illegal seahorse trade has been backed by East Devon’s MP.
A nationally-acclaimed Exmouth fish and chip shop is giving back to the community with a special charity event to fundraise for the Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education.
The father of an Exmouth woman who died when a Boeing 737 plane crashed in Ethiopia says he is ‘pleased’ to hear more than 40 countries have grounded the aircraft.
Air pollution causes four in every 100 deaths of people aged 30 and over in Devon, one of the lowest rates in England.
Thriving, popular venues provide a range of entertainment and give local drama groups a place to perform
One new victim of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Devon was seen by NHS services last year.
A Budleigh Salterton residential home has been praised in a glowing report from the UK’s health watchdog.
A fellowship which allows people to go on a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ research trip has been awarded to the founder of a suicide bereavement charity.
A tribute has been paid to a woman who is among the 157 people feared dead following a plane crash in Ethiopia today (Sunday, March 10).
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An Ottery pupil who took a knife to school has been excluded, along with one other.
Brave cliff workers have been photographed abseiling from a height equivalent to a four-storey building to remove ‘unsafe’ chunks of sandstone.
So, what happens to East Devon’s small businesses after March 29? The short answer – unless something highly unlikely has happened since this edition went to press – is that no one knows.
As usual, a varied line-up of musical talent, and the chance to perform alone or in a group
The new building has been designed around the specific needs of deaf people, as ‘a vibrant and inspiring place for them to live and learn’..
Nearly 100 reports of online grooming has been made to Devon and Cornwall Police in a 18-month period.
Firefighters are swapping fire for Fiats as they take part in a national charity car wash.
A former professional rugby player-cum-artist is making a change to the ecological climate across the UK by donating a portion of his profits to The Tree Council.
In his latest column, East Devon MP Sir Hugo Swire sets his sights on the newly-formed Independent Party.
An Exmouth woman whose invisible illness can leave her with injuries similar to those suffered during a high impact car crash is gearing up for a 190-mile charity cycle ride.
More than £1million worth of livestock in South West has been attacked by dogs in the last four years, shocking new figures have revealed.
A Lympstone pub has been taken over by the team behind a multiple award-winning restaurant.
Exmouth mum Jennie Bisgrove is one of hundreds taking part in the ‘t-shirt around the world’ campaign.
A motion to recognise the importance of climate change and support young people’s calls for immediate action has been blocked by council bosses.
An Exmouth mum, who is gearing up for a charity challenge in memory of her late mother, is having her story immortalised in a greeting card.
East Devon MP Sir Hugo Swire says he is against a ‘people’s vote’ on Brexit saying the UK can not afford any more uncertainty on the issue.
Sidmouth’s donkeys have left quarantine after the outbreak of equine flu in the UK.
Campaigners fighting the proposed demolition of a known bat habitat in East Budleigh have been given ‘breathing space’.
The number of people in Budleigh Salterton being diagnosed with dementia is more than double the national average, statistics show.
The owner of an Exmouth firm has revealed her big expansion plans after moving to a new unit.
An East Devon tourist resort is offering more than 100 new jobs after abandoning its zero-hour contracts.
Several properties across Exmouth were sold for almost £1million, according to statistics released by the Land Registry.
‘Crucially a deal is also in Europe’s strategic interests at a time of rising geopolitical tensions.’
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Snow and ice is expected to hit Devon, as well as the rest of the UK, this week.
The latest addition to a Woodbury Salterton-based fishing company’s fleet takes its name from a ‘much-missed and respected’ administrator.
A Budleigh Salterton man will be rubbing shoulders with the likes of Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper and Olivia Coleman next month after being nominated for a prestigious film award.
Staff at Krispies are ‘frying high’ after being named the UK’s best fish and chip shop.
Exmouth’s only nightclub has changed hands after being bought by a national hospitality giant
A Woodbury-based creative arts and crafts activity provider has been given national recognition.
Exmouth Coastwatch was the third busiest station in England in 2018 in another year of ‘high activity’ for the organisation.
Ice is predicted to ‘form on some surfaces overnight into Tuesday morning across much of the UK’.
The seal appeared to be using the beach’s shallows to catch fish.
Deportation is “likely” for the Bangladeshi national on release from custody.
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