Sidmouth / Ottery news

A petition calling for the return of Sidmouth’s railway link, five decades after its closure, has been launched.

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A former town crier from Topsham who admitted causing the death of his partner in a road accident in which she fell out of her wheelchair, has been warned he faces jail.

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Staff and students are raising the bar and expectations says Sidmouth College’s new principal as she completes her first half term in post.

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Yesterday, 17:30

The Donkey Sanctuary says it is ready to go head-to-head with the best in the South West after reaching the finals of the Devon Tourism Awards.

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Yesterday, 15:00

A range of unique views of Devon’s coast and beyond will be on show when three of Sidmouth’s leading artists host a special exhibition.

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Yesterday, 12:00

A long standing men’s club that has brought retired and semi-retired business professionals together is to close after nearly four decades in the town.

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Sidmouth Sport

Saturday, October 20, 2018

The penultimate Saturday of October proved to be a superb one for Sidmouth RFC and FC as both won - and won well. Sidmouth Chiefs became the first team to win at Wellington in just over 18 months while Sidmouth Town booked a berth in the last 16 of their League Cup with a 4-2 Manstone Lane win over Axminster Town.

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Saturday, October 20, 2018

Sidmouth Town entertain an Axminster Town side today (Saturday) that will have a familiar face in the visiting technical area.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Exeter Racecourse resumes action on Tuesday (October 23) with the return of racing to Haldon Hill, writes Lucy Johnson.

Friday, October 19, 2018

It’s very much a case of ‘opportunity knocks’ for a number of Ottery St Mary footballers tomorrow when the Otters are in Macron League Division Three action away at Tedburn St Mary (3pm.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Sidmouth Seniors hosted the home leg against Libbaton on a wet and blustery day last Thursday, although most of the rain had eased by the time the late starters reached the second tee, writes Hugh Dorliac.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 2nd XI were edged out 2-1 when they entertained Taunton Civil Service 1st XI.

Latest Entertainment News

Friday, October 19, 2018

Guest musicians will join Pete Allen’s band for three concerts at Sidholme Hotel

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

Clever acting brings to life a motley crew of comedy gangsters

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Reiko Fujisawa recital is the first in a series of monthly concerts running until March

Saturday, October 13, 2018

He also wants to help showcase up-and-coming comedy talent

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Chorus will perform two contrasting genres of work by J S Bach

Friday, October 12, 2018

Pumpkins, bats and trick-or-treat trail in the run-up to Halloween

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Event includes food and drink, live music, children’s activities, vintage tractors and alpacas

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Abbagirls are one of the most authentic tributes to the original act

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Professional actors will perform a murder play, and the audience have to try and work out whodunnit

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