Friday, February 24, 2017

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?

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Can you rehome Ellie? The spaniel has been overlooked by ‘hundreds’ of potential new owners, Dogs Trust Ilfracombe said.

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Friday, February 3, 2017

Lacey the collie has spent four years waiting at The Dogs Trust Ilfracombe for a loving new home. Can you offer her a forever home?

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A family from Budleigh Salterton has spoken of their pride, playing a part in a new Christmas television advert by Alzheimer’s Research UK. In the advert, to be shown for the first time on national television tonight, (Wednesday, November 16) Ciana Ayre, aged 21, whose dad, Mike died to early-onset Alzheimer’s in 2013, aged just 51, brings to life the voice Freya in the animation.

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

The district council is to hold a series of information events explaining changes to its recycling service; the changes will be rolled out across East Devon in 2017. The first session is on Thursday, November 10 in Exmouth.

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Sunday, October 30, 2016

The fire stricken shell of Britain’s oldest hotel, the Royal Clarence, in Exeter’s Cathedral Yard, cannot be saved, structural experts have announced. The hotel remains will be demolished within days.

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Saturday, October 29, 2016

The blaze which ripped through the Royal Clarence Hotel is under control; fire crews have ‘contained’ the fire and are monitoring the site overnight to prevent any new outbreaks

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Friday, October 28, 2016

The fire service earlier today thought ‘at one point’ the Exeter blaze in Cathedral Yard had spread to the High Street, but it hadn’t.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

These photos of the Royal Clarence Hotel are thought to the last ever taken before the historic building was ravaged by fire, ripping through the building from a gallery next door. The images were taken by a couple celebrating their wedding anniversary.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

Exmouth firefighters were among the early crews battling to prevent a blaze raging through a Cathedral Yard gallery from spreading to the historic Royal Clarence Hotel - the oldest hotel in the UK. The fire service expects to be on-scene for the next 24 hours.

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Monday, August 22, 2016

If you are suffering from the festival blues because the party is over for another year, check out the photo gallery and re-live the fun.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Coach driver Martin Chun, 60, is on trial at Truro Crown Court accused of killing two women passengers on an away-day from Exmouth to Cornwall. He denies causing death by dangerous driving and denies causing serious injury by dangerous driving. The trial continues

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Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Event rider Emily King, from Sidmouth, is gearing up for her debut ride at Badminton Horse Trials some 25 years after mum, Mary King, won her first Mitsubish Horse Trials trophy, riding cross-country legend King William.

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Friday, March 4, 2016

Beautiful Days 2016 announce Leftfield / James / Levellers / Afro Celt Sound System / The Coral / The Proclaimers / Mariachi El Bronx / Gentleman’s Dub Club / Reef / Sharon Jones And The Dap Kings / Terrovision / Billy Bragg / Baaba Maal / Ezra Furman / The Damned

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Monday, August 24, 2015

Photos by Eleanor Pipe, Stephen Sumner and Becca Gliddon

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Monday, August 24, 2015

A suspected spook - who appears to have photo-bombed a snap of a Sidmouth concert - is remaining tight-lipped about her identity, according to a clairvoyant medium.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Your generosity has helped ‘hidden heroes’ Devon Freewheelers continue delivering its vital services to those most in need.

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Monday, June 1, 2015

Devon Freewheelers is celebrating rolling out its lifeline service to include delivering blood to on-scene emergency doctors.

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Friday, May 22, 2015

Devon Freewheelers founder Daniel Lavery will do whatever it takes to keep his lifeline service on the road so other families can receive the same help and care that saved his wife’s life.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Devon Freewheelers’ founder Daniel Lavery explains what prompted him to sell the family home to start up a charity that would become a vital lifeline throughout Devon

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Devon Freewheelers operates ‘hand-to-mouth’, with founder Daniel Lavery checking the daily bank balance through his fingers. Find out how you can help the lifeline charity.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Devon Freewheeler’s founder Daniel Lavery sold the family home to start up the lifeline charity as a way of thanking the ‘hidden hero’ who saved his wife’s life.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Devon Freewheelers’ founder Daniel Lavery’s life changed forever in 2005 when his wife, Shelley, then 34, collapsed while pregnant with their youngest child.

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Friday, March 6, 2015

There was a happy ending for travellerJohn Treagood when his new home was delivered just days after horse, Misty, arrived. John’s much-loved horse Gildor died a fortnight ago, leaving the traveller stranded; sparking an online fund to be set up to help pay for a new horse.

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Monday, February 23, 2015

Funds have been pouring in for traveller John Treagood, after the sad death of his much-loved horse, Gildor. John is appealing for help to find a new wagon; sentiment is preventing him from using Gildor’s equipment. Can you help?

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Monday, January 26, 2015

A firefighter from Sidmouth narrowly escaped paralysis when he broke his back after being thrown from his bicycle when he hit a pothole.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

‘Is it a bird...is it a plane....is it a kangaroo...?’ Motorists were left scratching their heads over what appeared to be a dead kangaroo by the side of the M5 motorway, on the slip road towards Exmouth and Sidmouth.

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Monday, August 18, 2014

PICTURE GALLERIES: family festival fun was had by all, young and old, at Beautiful Days, 2014.

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