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Federation schools from Branscombe, Farway and Broadhembury took part in their own Olympics at the end of term. Ref shb 30-16SH 2831. Picture: Simon Horn.

Federation schools compete at Branscombe

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Kings of sport

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Kings school sports day. Ref sho 29-16TI 4533. Picture: Terry Ife

Students take to the track and field for sports day

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West Hill Primary School pupils dedicate their summer play to headteacher, Sue Nield, who retires at the end of term. Ref sho 28-16AW 2095. Picture: Alex Walton

Sue Nield says it has been ‘a great honour and privilege’

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Beer Primary School sports day

Thursday, July 14, 2016
Beers primary school sports. Ref shb 28-16SH 1482. Picture: Simon Horn.

Beer pupils limbered up for an afternoon of fun activities on their sports day.

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King’s School Year 11 Prom

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
The King's School year 11 prom at Woodbury Park. Ref sho 28-16SH 1660. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures of the event

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Phil Grover with sons Tom five and seven year old Billy turn up to help in cleaning the playground at Tipton primary school. Ref sho 0485-01-16SH. Photo Simon Horn

‘There is a solution: It is not the one we wanted’

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Sidmouth primary school's fun run in The Byes. Ref shs 26-16TI 3245. Picture: Terry Ife

Pictures of the event

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Children are taking part in the 'silver stories' initiative at Newton Poppleford Primary School

Isolated residents in Newton Poppleford can fill their time by helping pupils improve their reading skills in a new initiative at the primary school.

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Jim Ingham-Hill has been appointed acting principal at Sidmouth College.

Sidmouth College’s newly-appointed acting principal has said he is ‘tremendously excited’ and ‘privileged’ to lead the school forward over the next 12 months.

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Proposed boundaries for the new West Hill Parish Council. The black outline is the boundary campaigners in favour of independence have put forward. The hatched parts are areas that EDDC is suggesting should remain part of Ottery Town Council, subject to further consultation.

The head of The King’s School has this week dispelled fears that West Hill independence would leave some primary-aged children outside of its catchment area.

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Sidmouth Surf Life Saving Club youngsters take to the water on Saturday as their new season got underway. Ref shs 20-16SH 4424. Picture: Simon Horn.


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Sidmouth College principal Kenny Duncan. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shs 4550-37-12SH To order your copy of this photograph visit and click on myphotos24

The principal of Sidmouth College has announced he will leave for a new challenge at the end of the summer term, after nearly four years in the post.

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Children and staff at the Byes Pre-School are celebrating following their good Ofsted report. Ref shs 19-16SH 4039. Picture: Simon Horn.

Delight as the fortunes of former Sidford playgroup are turned around

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Children at Sidmouth Primary School during their Ground Force day this week. Ref shs 18-16SH 3122. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pictures: Ground Force Day

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Astronaut Tim Peake makes contact with Kings School in Ottery. Ref sho 19-16TI 0630. Picture: Terry Ife

Ground control to Major Tim - ‘once in a lifetime’ chance to chat with British astronaut

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St John's school's new director of music Clive Salmon is pictured with year four students this week. Ref shs 15-16SH 0405. Picture: Simon Horn

A keyboardist who performed on a charity recording of a David Bowie classic has taken the top music job at St John’s School.

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Musician and actor Duncan James paid a visit to his old school this week- Sidmouth College. Ref shs 16-16SH 0815. Picture: Simon Horn

Duncan James returned to Sidmouth College to inspire its latest generation of performers and talk about his ‘colourful’ career in the entertainment business.

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Pupils’ F1 insight

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Rob Dunster-Ashworth a senior electronics engineer with the Force India  Formula One team visited St John's school this week. Some of the students who were from the Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai and currently studying at St John's School are pictured with Rob and a Force India carbon fibre end plate which helps to secure the rear wing of the racing car. Ref shs 16-16SH 0843. Picture: Simon Horn

A Formula 1 engineer paid a special visit to youngsters at Sidmouth’s St John’s School.

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The number of Devon children who have been offered their first choice county primary school for this September has increased despite a rise in applications, new figures reveal.

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St John's School headteacher Mike Burgess with deputy Caroline Ward.  Ref shs 7908-49-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

The headmaster at St John’s School has expressed his disappointment that the campus has been targeted by vandals.

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