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Sarah Hunt is pictured selling cakes at the St John hall to help fund her trip next summer when she will spend 12 months teaching English, science and maths in the Volta region of Ghana. Ref shs 8968-42-14SH Picture: Simon Horn

Sidmouth sixth-former gears up for Ghana adventure

A Sidmouth College sixth-former is preparing to leave all mod-cons behind to spend a gap year teaching disadvantaged children in Africa.

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Police raid house in Ottery

Police carried out a raid at a house in Ottery St Mary on Wednesday and seized suspected drugs.

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Exmouth's first and second teams met in Round 4, the Eagles on the right facing the Egrets.
John Stephens shakes hands with Oliver Wensley at the start of the game.
Jon Underwood waits patiently for the photographer to finish (Bob Jones).
Chris Scott watches Simon Blake's opening move, as does Brian Gosling who's facing Fred Hodge.

Exmouth chess players the cream of Devon Chess

Exmouth are officially the best chess players in Devono many people, chess can seem as interesting as watching paint dry, but there are much faster forms of the game, writes Bob Jones.

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Don't forget to set your clocks back on October 26.

When do the clocks go back?

British Summer Time comes to an end on Sunday, October 26.

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The four ‘priests’ - David Adams, Roly Kelly, Nick Young and Barry Marshall. 
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Musical superstars set for Axminster stage

Tickets are already selling fast for Axminster Musical Theatre’s superstar show, which is due to be staged in November.

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