Homes should only be built in the countryside if they are next to built-up areas and owned by local people, says the Sid Valley Neighbourhood Plan (SVNP).
A major environmental event will take place in Sidmouth later this year.
Residents who are passionate about environmental issues, or anyone wanting to learn more about the subject, has been invited to a 'care of creation' event in Sidmouth.
There were tears, laughter and hugs all around when students began to open their A-level results at Sidmouth College today (Thursday).
Plans have been made to install a bar at a historic Sidmouth hotel for the first time in the best part of a century.
Devon and Somerset firefighters attended hundreds more fires last year compared to the year before, figures reveal.
More than 4,000 people have signed a petition launched by an 11-year-old girl who has called for fairer school funding in Devon.
Check out this collaborative poem written by participants from the poetry workshops at this year's Sidmouth Folk Festival.
A man is in a stable condition in hospital after police were called to an Ottery home with concerns for his welfare.
Are there big cats roaming Devon and Cornwall?
A young Sidmouth woman is opening a fitness studio in Sidmouth, fulling a life-long dream.
Sidmouth Folk Festival's torchlight procession and fireworks display has been cancelled, following storm warnings.
A rainstorm is set to hit the South West at the end of the week, potentially seeing a number of events cancelled.
The number of puppy farms in Devon have doubled in the last decade.
Residents and business owners should install measures like flood doors, hard floors and electrics raised off the ground - that is the message from the Environment Agency.
A document that was set to reveal the possible locations for more than 57,000 new homes across four districts has been delayed.
Staining from dog urine and seagull mess on Sidmouth's seafront will be assessed and cleaned 'as required', following complaints from a visitor.
More than 278,000 homes have sat empty across England, Scotland and Wales for longer than six months, with 4,402 of those in Devon alone - the highest proportion in the South West.
Top temperatures in the South West could reach as much as 32 degrees today (Thursday, July 25) as the UK swelters under a heatwave.
A newly-restored historic waterwheel is set to turn for the first time in 80 years.
The biggest air show in the town's history needs an army of volunteers.
Warnings over an approaching thunderstorm have been issued by the Met Office.
The national Met Office has issued advice on what to do before, during and after a thunderstorm is expected.
A county councillor has been ordered to take anger management training after four complaints were lodged about her behaviour.
The £9million solution to Sidmouth's crumbling cliffs is taking 'too long', an East Devon MP has warned.
Holiday makers have to fork out more to stay in Sidmouth than what they do at 30 other popular coastal destinations.
A referendum to decide whether to adopt a neighbourhood plan which will help shape the Sid Valley for the next 20 years will take place in September.
The speed limit on the A3052, between Newton Poppleford and the Bowd, will soon be lowered to 40mph.
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall Camilla visited Sidmouth's Donkey Sanctuary to commemorate the charity's 50th anniversary.
A leak that has been left unfixed for more than a month has wasted thousands of litres of water, a resident has claimed.
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