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3 hrs ago | This is The West Country

Family tributes to Cullompton teenager Mason Jones

THE family of a Cullompton teenager who was killed in a motorcycle collision last week have paid tribute to "a loveable character who was loved by so many people."

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7 hrs ago | Exmouth Journal

Get baking for Hospiscare

Left to right: Glenn Cosby, writer Anita Merritt, Catherine Crowe of Powderham Castle, Sarah Smith, of Hospiscare, and Joe Mann of Fun Kitchen, who organised a fun cake decorate off.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Palliative Care, Medicine, World News,

12 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens and director Ben Bolt film a scene in Bampton

A DEVELOPER previously denied permission to build 127 homes in the village where ITV period drama Downton Abbey films outdoor scenes has returned with a new planning application.

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Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Dan Stevens, Blues,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

North Devon Gazette

Memorial garden opens at Chivenor

A MEMORIAL garden was officially opened at RMB Chivenor on Thursday after a fundraising campaign raised A 227,000 in just 18 months.

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Sailors tell court of porn discovery [Herald, The (Plymouth, England)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) ROYAL Navy sailors have told a court how they discovered indecent images of children on a NAAFI worker's hard drive.

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GPB.org

Problem Drinking In Midlife Linked To Memory Trouble Later

To ward off big memory problems in your 70s and beyond you may want to cork the bottle more often now.

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North Devon Gazette

North Devon set for 'best summer for a decade' if heatwave continues

THIS summer could be 'one of the best seasons for a decade' if the hot and sunny weather keeps up, a local businessman has claimed.

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This is The West Country

Cyclist in hospital with life-threatening injuries after crash with lorry in Torquay

A 49-year-old cyclist is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being in collision with a lorry in Torquay.

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Mid Devon Star

Devonshire farmers to get vital greening update at County Show

DEVONSHIRE farmers attending the North Devon Show next week will get more information on how new European 'greening' environmental measures will affect them.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Agriculture, Science

Sidmouth Herald

Calling all walkers for Hospiscare's A Jolly Good Jaunt

Hospiscare is calling on the local community to take part in its A Jolly Good Jaunt sponsored walk for the East Devon Day Hospice Appeal.

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North Devon Gazette

PHOTOS: Fire service advice after 700 hay bales destroyed in fire

THE fire service has issued a safety plea to farmers storing hay after a huge blaze in Holsworthy yesterday involving 700 hay bales.

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Related Topix: Fire, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, United Kingdom,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Exmouth Journal

Retired headteacher stalked Exmouth waitress

A Budleigh Salterton man who admitted stalking a waitress, following her around and breaking into her Exmouth home, has received a suspended jail sentence.

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Watersblogged

Yellow metal ring.

Torquay Property Store has now moved and is no longer open to the public. All collections will now be via the Front office of either Torquay or Newton Abbot Police Station and by appointment only.

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Midweek Herald

in Pictures: Honiton Community Festival

Freya Cowling with her bee that she made at the Honiton Community Festival. Photo by Terry Ife.

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24dash

New Community Organisers start work across Devon and Cornwall

From left to right: Gary Eagles - Barnstaple and North Devon, Kevin Hambly - Plymouth focusing on Greenbank initially, Patrick Murphy - West Cornwall focusing on St Buryan initially, Jeni McFadden - DCH's original CO, Clive Kingshott - Truro focusing DCH have recruited four new Trainee Community Organisers to work across Devon and Cornwall after ... (more)

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Mid Devon Star

Mid Devon district Council seeks views on Landscape Sensitivity Assessment

In response to councillors' concerns at the number of renewable energy planning applications being submitted and lack of consistent advice against which to assess landscape impacts, the Council commissioned consultants to prepare an 'Assessment of Landscape Sensitivity to on-shore wind energy and large scale photovoltaic development in Mid Devon ... (more)

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Wind Power

North Devon Gazette

Street food tastes come to Bideford

From Thai curry to jerk chicken, a host of businesses will be offering samples and dishes from 4.30pm until 9.30pm.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Bridportnews.co.uk

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Bridport news logo

The news comes after the council cut its number of councillors from 16 to its current level of 14 members back in 2005.

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Switched

This 6-Year-Old Donated Her Hair In Hopes Of Helping Young Cancer Patients Feel Like Royalty

While some girls dream of looking like a princess, this girl dreamed of making that wish come true for young cancer patients.

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South Wales Argus

Gwent sites get Green Flag award

Welsh environmental charity, Keep Wales Tidy , today announced the results of the Green Flag Awards for parks and green spaces in Wales, with no less than 20 selected from across the area.

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