Don't miss a story sign up to Sidmouth Herald's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE


Antonia Evans (Royal Veterinary College, London), Hannah Dell (Warwick, Maths) and Joe Cox (Bath, Politics and International Relations)

Colyton Grammar School students are celebrating an outstanding set of A-level results.

Read more
Kings School students received their A-level results. Harriet Dicks, Amber Gardner, Emily Howell, Annabel Gosling and Imogen McKay prepare to open their results. Ref sho 33-16AW 3875. Picture: Alex Walton.

‘The students are a credit to themselves and their families’

Read more
Sidmouth Primary School pupils after the service with head teacher Paul Walker,Rev. Suzie Williams and Lynn Ellis chair of youth at Sidmouth Rotary Club.

Sidmouth Primary School bade a fond farewell to its year six pupils at its end-of-term leavers’ service.

Read more

Branscombe Sports Day

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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

Read more

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

Read more
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’

Read more

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.

Read more

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

Read more
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’

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

Pictures of the event

Read more
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.

Read more
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.

Read more
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.

Read more
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.


Read more
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.

Read more
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

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

Pictures: Ground Force Day

Read more
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

Read more
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.

Read more
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.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 22°C

min temp: 14°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Read the Sidmouth Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Devon's trusted business finder


Show Job Lists

Find planning applications