Yesterday, 16:30

District council bosses have come under fire for splashing nearly £3,000 on a black-tie civic dinner, when many taxpayers – who footed the bill – are ‘struggling’.

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Yesterday, 12:47

Landlords are being urged to come forward if they have family-sized properties that could be used to house vulnerable Syrian refugees.

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Wed, 19:30

Public defecation, aggressive begging and harassment should all be added to a new order being drawn up for Sidmouth, according to civic leaders.

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Tue, 09:31

A housing company that could allow council bosses to better respond to market pressures has received early support – but a Sidmouth councillor argues there are ‘huge risks’ to taxpayers that need to be tightly controlled.

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Mon, 19:30

Schools across the Herald’s patch will see their budgets cut by a combined total of more than £1.2million by 2019, according to an online tool.

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Mon, 13:30

More than 200 people have signed a petition to stop Sidmouth’s only nightclub being ‘shut down’ and converted into an eatery, warning it would hit youngsters the hardest.

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Mon, 11:40

Town councillors fear they supported plans for eight apartments at a Sidmouth hotel on the basis of ‘inadequate and misleading’ information – after claims the properties could be sold into private ownership.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

A shopkeeper, a retired company director and a former bakery owner have put themselves forward to fill the vacancy in Sidmouth’s West ward.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Police are urging car owners to be vigilant after catalytic converters were stolen from nine vehicles in Sidmouth and Exmouth over the weekend.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

Proposals for a shake-up of Sidmouth Town Council - that could see some wards left with just one representative while another has five - have come under fire from its members.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

A project to shore up Sidmouth seafront took a step closer to being realised after a board of community representatives gave its support.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Floodlights have been given the go-ahead at Sidmouth Town AFC – on the condition they are not used more than twice a week.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A health watchdog is seeking assurances that adequate care will be available in people’s homes after news that 71 inpatient beds in East Devon will close.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Sidmouth Youth Centre was the biggest canvas yet for an aspiring artist equipped with a spray-paint can.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

A Government official has ruled in a developer’s favour after a protracted planning battle to build 40 homes and a doctors’ surgery in Newton Poppleford.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Sidmouth Lifeboat investigated a sailing dinghy that washed onto the rocks below Salcombe Hill on Saturday morning (March 11).

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Civic leaders voted to express their sympathy and support to their counterparts in Seaton and Honiton after news that both communities would lose their inpatient beds – but Sidmouth’s will remain.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Police are urging car owners to be vigilant after catalytic converters were stolen from two vehicles in Sidmouth last night (Sunday).

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Sunday, March 12, 2017

A memento left in a drawer for years has finally been reunited with its owner’s family after a care home manager took her appeal online.

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Sidmouth Victoria Hospital’s vital inpatient unit has been saved after health bosses voted to keep 24 beds in the town.

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Councillors have expressed ‘great sadness’ for Sidmouth’s youngsters over plans that could see town’s only nightclub could become an eatery.

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Family of a ‘beautiful, witty, caring and clever’ Sidmouth teenager have paid tribute to a son, brother and boyfriend who ‘made everything more fun’.

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Thursday, March 9, 2017

A £500,000 replacement for Alma Bridge – predicted to protect the crossing for the next 50 years – has won the backing of civic leaders.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

A casting call has been issued for 500 extras for a musical starring Joan Collins that will be filmed in and around Sidmouth.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

Both Sidmouth fire engines were mobilised after a car overturned in Salcombe Regis on Saturday afternoon (March 4).

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Saturday, March 4, 2017

An independent regulator has rated a Sidmouth care home ‘outstanding’ after an unannounced inspection - taking it into the top one per cent nationwide.

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Friday, March 3, 2017

Plans to introduce pay-and-display parking at Sidmouth’s Manor Pavilion Theatre have been dismissed as ‘unworkable’ by venue users – who say they were not consulted.

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Friday, March 3, 2017

A new kitchen at Newton Poppleford Pavilion could pave the way for weddings and a wide range of community events, according to one of its stalwarts.

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Friday, March 3, 2017

A landlord has bemoaned the garden of his property becoming ‘a building site’ for six months after his charity neighbours erected scaffolding outside his flat.

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Friday, March 3, 2017

Plans have been submitted to turn Carinas into café or restaurant

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