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36 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

Huckins Road projecta s road discussed

The selectmen have discussed with the men planning to develop seven lots on Huckins Road just how the upgrade of that Class VI road should be done.

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4 hrs ago | North Devon Gazette

War Horse museum opens near Winkleigh

A new museum dedicated to Michael Morpurgo's War Horse has opened at Iddesleigh.

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8 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press

Volunteers hard at work

NATURAL Enterprise is celebrating a partnership with Green Gym which has delivered more than 1,000 hours of volunteer work to its Gift To Nature sites on the Isle of Wight this winter.

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12 hrs ago | North Devon Gazette

Vinyl mat on oven sparks Barnstaple fire callout

FIRE broke out in a Barnstaple flat this morning after a vinyl mat was accidentally placed on top of a hot cooker hob.

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12 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Record store day brings out the crowds in Newport

MUSIC fans flocked to Newport record stores to get their hands on exclusive limited vinyl releases as part of a day to promote independent music retailers.

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14 hrs ago | This Is North Devon

North Devon Journal Business Services

North Devon Journal list all of the business services in Barnstaple. If you are looking for business services in the local area then you can find a good business and deal with North Devon Journal! Why not list your Barnstaple business on North Devon Journal?

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19 hrs ago | Newsday

Raves prevented in police operation

Two illegal raves have been stopped from going ahead in Devon after police were alerted by members of the public.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Bridportnews.co.uk

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Doing Her Bit: Ele Saltmarsh

Ele Saltmarsh, who lives in Wootton Fitzpaine and attends the Woodroffe School, is in the running for the Young Human Rights Reporter of the year.

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Bridportnews.co.uk

THREE new volunteers have joined the management team of the RNLI lifeboat operation in Lyme Regis.

Charles Watton, 63, is the new chairman of the Lifeboat management group, and Nick Marks, 60, and Adrian Ragbourne, 47, have been appointed deputy launching authorities and as such are the first point of contact for coastguards when they request a launch of the lifeboat.

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This Is Exeter

Churches do more for community than atheists, says Devon MP

A West Country MP has said Christians are more likely to come to the aid of the poor and vulnerable in Britain after David Cameron said the country should be "more evangelical" about its religious beliefs.

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Oxford Times

Costa Rica is coming home on cycle ride

EASTER Monday is often a day to rest and devour chocolate eggs, but for a Bampton father and daughter it will be spent cycling a total of 170 miles.

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Western morning News

Firefighters rescue horse from stream

A fire crew from Newton Abbot, along with a special rescue team from Bridgwater, were sent to Trusham, near Newton Abbot, after the owner reported the horse had fallen in a stream and was unable to get up.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

TWO stranded men were rescued after becoming cut off by the tide whilst fishing at Lyme Regis.

The pair were fishing off rocks below the outer breakwater of the harbour at around 9.30pm yesterday when they became stranded.

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This is The West Country

Dame Mary with Hearing Dogs

CALLING all dogs in East Devon. Why not give your owners a treat on Sunday April 27 and 'lead' them to a charity event specially designed around for people and pooches? East Devon District Council is hosting another charity 'Dogs' Day Out' from 10am to 4pm.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Bridportnews.co.uk

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: MISSING: South Avenue, Lyme Regis

COUNCILLORS kicked up a stink after a disappointing response from the Dorset Waste Partnership regarding the mystery of the missing litter bins in Lyme Regis .

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This Is Exeter

Shed destroyed in Crediton fire involving propane cylinders

Fire crews were called to Crediton yesterday after multiple calls from the village of Cheriton Fitzpaine as residents could see a workshop on fire.

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North Devon Gazette

Man dies after boat capsizes near Bideford Bar

The upturned boat, described by the Coastguard as a 'pleasure vessel', was spotted in the mouth of the estuary shortly before 11am.

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South Wales Argus

Newport firm plans to go into administration

THE DIRECTOR of Newport firm Green Hill Construction has confirmed they intend to enter administration, after their work force was made redundant last week.

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Times-series.co.uk

One killed in microlight accident

The light aircraft came down at Colyton in the east of the county near Lyme Regis today, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

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North Devon Gazette

Consultation on the future of North Devon libraries get underway.

People invited to have their say on a major shake up of Devon Library Service, which could see some smaller libraries forced to close.

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