Budding book worms are being urged to take up this year’s summer holiday Reading Challenge organised by Sidmouth Library.
A Sidmouth-based marine cleaning firm is celebrating after winning a national prestigious accolade.
Glamping could be coming to Sidbury Manor after the estate submitted a planning application to install three luxury cabins in the walled gardens.
A member of staff at a local funeral directors picked up a training award at a meeting in Mid Devon.
A Sidmouth author has launched her brand new thriller at a special event in the town.
Two film-makers are making a documentary about the town’s famous folk festival entitled ‘A Small Quiet English Town’.
An Ottery-based artist who once made a living as a ‘scratch DJ’ with a rock band has an exhibition of his printmaking, painting and drawing.
A disappointing turnout marred what was otherwise a successful event in the town aimed at gathering people’s views on health and social care in the area.
Sidmouth Lifeboat has issued a warning to parents to keep a close eye on their children when on the beach after an incident in which a stray toddler nearly drowned.
It’s one of the more curious chapters of British history. A raid on the Chinese capital, a dog for Queen Victoria – appropriately named Looty – and a Sidmouth connection.
There’s been a traffic incident on the A30 near Ottery St Mary.
Trouble in the town’s showcase gardens demonstrates a failure of police priorities, a local councillor has claimed.
A top local expert on dementia is offering a free session on dealing with the disease for those caring for someone or living with it themselves.
Gina Rodgers remembers sitting on the pebbles as a girl and looking up at the brightly coloured deckchairs on The Esplanade at Sidmouth.
Fashion aficionados in Newton Poppleford are in for a treat as a show featuring outfits for all ages is held at the village hall.
little girl was no doubt delighted when her father brought the doll back from France. But, that was over a hundred years ago and it’s a gift tinged with sadness.
Representatives of the armed forces will be parading through the streets of Sidmouth to a special ‘drumhead service’ at The Ham.
A householder in Ottery has branded council charges for simple planning advice ‘one step away from a scam’.
Complaints over a car park camera-ticketing system at one of East Devon’s most popular beaches have prompted calls for it to be reviewed.
Music legend Jools Holland is coming to East Devon to launch a steam engine.
A café owner has branched out into making his own ice cream and his latest flavour – apple pie – is cooking up a stir.
Buster the lucky dog is going maracas for Mexico after he picked the team in the pub sweepstake and they pulled off the first big upset of the world cup tournament.
Hordes of teenagers have made popular gardens in the town a ‘no go area’ for residents on Friday and Saturday evenings, it’s claimed.
Something different on the eating front is coming to Sidmouth.
The shop at Sidmouth’s petrol station was raided by teenagers on the hunt for booze, it’s believed.
Beekeepers in East Devon are on high alert as the battle against the Asian hornet hots up.
For one Sidmouth woman, the historic meeting between US President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had a particular poignancy.
A successful weekend, including three sell out talks, means Sidmouth Literary Festival has now firmly set its deckchair on the front esplanade of literary events across the country.
A massive old telescope has come home to Sidmouth’s own observatory after many years away.
A popular bar and restaurant in the town is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a series of ‘15’ themed offers and a big ‘birthday bash’.
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