Wednesday, May 30, 2018

More than 250 residents heard all about this year’s Sidmouth Summer Play Festival at the Manor Pavilion Theatre - before fans formed huge queues on a record-breaking day of ticket sales.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

The line-up for this year’s Summer Rep Season at Sidmouth’s Manor Pavilion Theatre has been revealed.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The UK’s biggest cycle race, The Tour of Britain, is returning to East Devon.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

A teen out taking photos of Sidmouth in the sun was amazed when a plane making an emergency landing on Jacob’s Ladder beach flew into his focus. Michael Penston was enjoying the fine weather while visiting his gran in the town on Saturday when he noticed the small aircraft flying low and the sound of its engine struggling.

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Sunday, May 6, 2018

These photos show stunned beachgoers marvelling at a plane which made an emergency landing on Jacob’s Ladder beach, Sidmouth, this evening (Saturday, May 5).

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

A seasonal dog ban for beaches in Sidmouth, Beer and across East Devon came into force on Tuesday (May 1).

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A ‘legendary Sidmouth Lion’ - whose community and charity exploits are too many to mention - has been named the town’s Citizen of the Year.

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

A florist from Newton Poppleford says opening her very own shop is a dream come true.

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Friday, December 1, 2017

‘Gobsmacked’ bosses at Ottery Football Club have thanked a mystery donor who gifted the Washbrook Meadows outfit £17,500 to replace its vital floodlights.

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

The family of businesswoman Vivienne Abbott have remembered a mum, grandmother and ‘people’s person’.

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

A newlywed’s big day was made extra special when her best friend travelled 10,500 miles to be her maid of honour.

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Saturday, April 29, 2017

Lynette Talbot’s hard work and willingness to ‘get her hands dirty’ is recognised.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Latest: *50 members of public dial 999 *High winds spread flames *Woodbury Park Hotel evacuated *One firefighter taken to hospital

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Public urged to stay away as road is closed and smoke can be seen from miles around.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Firefighters from Sidmouth, Ottery St Mary, Exmouth, Honiton and Exeter were all mobilised to the scene.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Crews from across East Devon tackle flames - with property said to be ‘fully engulfed’

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Firefighters from Sidmouth were called to support paramedics after a 95-year-old man collapsed behind a bathroom door yesterday afternoon (Sunday).

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Cast of 70 talented youngsters involved

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Friday, November 18, 2016

Sidmouth’s temporary Alma Bridge ‘requires urgent inspection and maintenance work’ and a five-day closure could start as early as next week.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

Branscombe-born journalist ‘would have been thrilled’ by the rare honour

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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Sidmouth’s overwhelming opposition to proposals for relaxed street trading laws could see the town excluded from East Devon-wide changes.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Authority sheds light on why controversial application was refused

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Planning chief details landscape, wildlife and traffic concerns.

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Monday, September 19, 2016

‘Innovative’ new sign is a first in East Devon

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Monday, May 9, 2016

Makeover for The Balfour Arms in Woolbrook Road creates a dozen new jobs

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Saturday, May 7, 2016

A countryside-lover’s stand against an invasion of outlawed onions has been backed by a botany boffin – who says anyone encouraging them to grow could end up in a cell.

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

A ‘true son of Sidmouth’ and chairman of the town’s branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL) has been named Citizen of the Year.

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Friday, April 29, 2016

A ‘preferred option’ scheme to tackle cliff erosion and protect Sidmouth’s coastline from flooding is set to be decided in the summer.

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

Beach Management Plan latest: long list of options to be whittled down by consultants

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