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The victorious Angels of Terror South West team after they retained their South West:UK Roller Derby title at Westpoint, Exeter.
Top row; (left to right); Elsie Emasculator; Whoops-a-Daisy; Insane Bolt; Big Miss Steak; Sandy Waxx; Attack O’Belle; Pimms O’Block.
Bottom row (left to right); Flash Bo-Dash; Split Second; Vampira; Sparky; Carne Evil; Queen a Hearts; Mrs Kripling; Dot Slash; Violentiina Rossii.

Angels of Terror lift South West Roller Derby top honour for the second year running

Taunton and Exeter’s South West Angels of Terror (SWAT) came out victorious and retained the coveted title of champion roller derby team in the South West for the second year.

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Devon Nippers Surflifesaving competition took place on Exmouth beach. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exe 8528-29-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to and click on Photo Orders

Sidmouth’s success at surf-lifesaving competition

Youngsters from Sidmouth in the country’s newest surf lifesaving club took home a bounty of prizes from the Devon championships on Saturday.

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The Teign school party who visited the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club

Teign School end of term activiity is gliding in East Devon

For the climax of Teign school’s end of term aviation activity week, a group of 14 students visited the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club at North Hill airfield, writes Jill Harmer.

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Somerset Rebels action from the Premier League Pairs meeting held at The Oak Tree Arena

Somerset Rebels show no signs of rustiness in convincing win over Newcastle Diamonds.

With the weather curtailing Premier League racing at the Oak Tree Arena Tree Arena since Glasgow Tigers were defeated 62-30 on June 20, you would be forgiven for thinking the ‘Case’s’ Somerset Rebels may be a little ring rusty, but nothing could be further from the truth, writes Dave Thompson.

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Sidmouth Junior Vikings Under-9s Raiders and Warriors holding trials for new season.

Sidmouth Junior Vikings Under-9s Raiders and Warriors will be holding football trials to find some new players to join their teams.

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Phil Wright of Tipton St John puts bat to ball in the game against Tedburn St Mary

Tipton St John edged out in close contest with Tedburn St Mary

Generosity ruled the day at Tipton St John where Tedburn St Mary were the visitors, writes Phil Hughes.

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Otter Rail and River 10k race. Photo by Chris Woodcock ref shsp run1

Otter Rail and Rover Run proves to be more popular thna ever

It was full steam ahead on Saturday for the Otter Rail and River Run at Tipton St John, writes Jo Earlam.

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Sidmouth ladies washed out on visit to Starcross

Sidmouth ladies set off in lovely sunshine for an Over-50s Yellow team match at Starcross, writes Susie Bonnell.

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The 2014 Oxfam River Exe Kayak event in full swing

Exeter to Exmouth Oxfam Kayak Rally a big hit with record numbers

The fourth annual Exeter to Exmouth Oxfam Kayak Rally took place on the first Saturday of July.

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