• Taxi fares set to rise by 10 per cent in East Devon

    Taxi fares look set to go up in East Devon. East Devon District Council's licensing committee has agreed a new table of maximum fares for hackney carriage vehicles licensed by the council. The new fares reflect an increase of about 10 per cent

  • Sidmouth theatre groups triumph in regional NODA awards

    Two Sidmouth drama groups have triumphed in the south west regional NODA (National Operatic & Dramatic Association) awards for performances staged during 2023. Sidmouth Musical Theatre (SMT) won 'Best Small Musical Production’ for My Fair Lady

  • Research finds growth in microbusinesses in East Devon

    East Devon has been named among the UK areas that are experiencing a boom in ‘microbusinesses’. A microbusiness is typically defined as having 10 employees or fewer, with a relatively small turnover and an active website. Analysis has found

  • Sidmouth Sea Fest 2024 hailed a success

    The organisers of Sidmouth Sea Fest, the Coastal Community Hub, say they've have been inundated with messages of thanks and congratulations, following the events on Friday, May 17 and Saturday 18. Just over 400 people turned out to support the

  • Showers and thunderstorms warning for Devon and South West

    THE MET Office has issued another weather warning for thunderstorms for Devon and the South West. Part of Devon could be hit by scattered showers and thunderstorms today (Wednesday, May 22) and a yellow warning will be in place from 8am to 7pm