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Yesterday, 16:30

An evening of glitz and glamour netted nearly £1,200 for charity when the silver screen adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey made its dazzling debut in Sidmouth.

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Yesterday, 15:56
Felicity Jones stars in The Theory of Everything

The buzz surrounding an Oscar- winning film has helped a loving husband to raise more than £1,000 in the fight against motor neurone disease in memory of his late wife.

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Yesterday, 15:52

Emergency services from across East Devon are tackling a major blaze in Honiton.

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Yesterday, 12:09
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Campaigners fighting to ‘save the NHS’ from cuts and privatisation will take to the streets in Sidmouth tomorrow (Saturday).

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Yesterday, 11:04
Patients, Hospiscare staff and volunteers relaxing in the comfy, homely lounge.

A warm welcome greeted patients arriving at East Devon’s new £1.2million Hospiscare Kings House Day Hospice in Honiton, after it opened last week.

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Yesterday, 06:20
Shams Uddin from the Star of India on Mill Street. Ref sho 8286-09-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

‘Less spice and more taste’ proved a winning formula for an Ottery curry chef, who has gained recognition as East Devon’s finest.

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Thu, 16:18

East Devon’s share of residents’ annual council tax will not increase in the next year, after district leaders announced a freeze this week.

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Thu, 15:00
The Manor Road car park was damaged by a vehicle

This Sidmouth ticketing machine took a wallop when a driver accidentally reversed into it.

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Wed, 16:30
Town council candidate Matt Booth

A trio of community-minded citizens are ‘answering a call to action’ and standing as civic representatives when Sidmouth goes to the ballot box in May.

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Sidmouth Sport

Thu, 21:01

Sidmouth Raiders Under-12s chalked up a sixth win and consigned Exmouth-based Brixington Blues to a sixth defeat in a fine East Devon derby.

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Thu, 21:01
Sidbury at home to Bow. Ref shsp 3018-08-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidbury United will be hoping the weather allows them to see action this weekend when they are involved in the Fresha League Premier Division Match of the Day.

Thu, 21:01
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Sidmouth Warriors Under-11s were victorious by the odd goal in eleven after an amazing Exeter and District Youth League meeting with Central Redstar.

Thu, 21:01
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The second meeting in three weeks between Sidmouth Town Reserves and University fourths ended with the students victorious in a game that the Vikings second string should have won.

Thu, 21:01
Sidmouth Town at home to Okehampton. Ref shsp 2602-07-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth Town, without a game last Saturday owing to a waterlogged pitch at Tavistock, head for Exeter this weekend looking to complete a season’s double over Exwick Villa.

Thu, 21:01
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Sidmouth Under-16s scored six goals on opposition turf for the third week running.

Thu, 21:00
Sidmouth 2nds played Cullompton at the weekend. Ref shsp 8634-09-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

A much changed Sidmouth Quins team ended as worthy 21-15 winners when they entertained a large Cullompton squad atthe Blackmore for a keenly fought encounter that saw both sides in contention to bag the victory right up to the final whistle, writes Robert Baugh.

Thu, 21:00
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Ottery St Mary Reserves completed a seasons double over Sandford with a 2-0 Washbrook Meadow success.

Thu, 21:00
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Ottery St Mary Under-13s were irresistible as they serve dup a team performance befitting of their table-topping status with six goals in a dominant first-half display against a battling Crediton Youth outfit.

Latest Entertainment News

Yesterday, 18:30

The composers Bozza, Goossens, Harrison, Dring and Hawkins. Do they mean anything to you? Probably not, and they were also new to most of the audience at Seaton Music’s concert last Thursday.

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Yesterday, 18:30
Laurie Ward of The Barefoot Bandit

From reggae and ska to folk-pop and rock, there’s plenty of choice for live music fans around Exmouth this week.

Thu, 20:00
The Springfields set to play Exmouth

The Springfields – featuring original member Mike Hurst – are appearing at the Exmouth Pavilion on Friday, April 10, and you can win a pair of tickets.

Wed, 18:30
Police Dof Hogan. Picture: Don Bowen

Police Dog Hogan prepare for Honiton gig

Seaton Panto Society present their latest production, Aladdin. Ref mha 7800-07-14AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Seaton Panto’s production of Aladdin had just about everything a panto should have.

Tue, 18:30
This year's Westcountry Game Fair features an expanded vintage vehicle section.

The Westcountry Game Fair – the event dedicated to country living - is coming up soon and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away!

Mon, 18:30
Lambing Sunday at Bicton College. Photo: Matt Austin.

Bicton College’s Lambing Sunday – one of East Devon’s most magical family days out – is coming up shortly.

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Swing jazz band Just Misbehavin'  is at Exmouth's The Bank this Sunday lunchtime (February 22). Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exb 3889-39-13AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to and click on Photo Orders

Whether your tastes are for indie, mod, folk, alt-rock, pop, funk, jazz or reggae, Exmouth has many musical genres covered this week.

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Actors in rehearsal for Impisi.

Impisi – the first community theatre project run by Exeter-based charity Community, Equality, Disability and Action (CEDA) – is coming soon to the Exmouth Pavilion.

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