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Ottery could take ownership of its Christmas illuminations if a working party exploring the option gives it the green light.

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Sunday, January 12, 2020

A meeting to discuss the prospect of Ottery's hospital becoming an officially designated community asset is expected to be held in the next month.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

A decline in calls regarding anti-social behaviour in Ottery has been heralded by police officers.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

A dog ban for Ottery's allotments has been upheld by the town council after poo was seen near the plots.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

A man has been arrested and murder inquiry launched after a man died in a caravan blaze at a Newton Poppleford scrapyard.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Forensic officers have been combing areas of Newton Poppleford this morning following an alleged arson attack.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

An Ottery road has been closed in both directions this morning after a vehicle was in collision with power cables.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

A pregnant ewe was left to die in a field with crows pecking at her body after suffering mortal injuries in a 'horrific' dog attack.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Plans to partially demolish flats and a redundant Italian restaurant in Newton Poppleford, and convert them into new homes, have been refused.

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

More than 60,000kg of rock salt will be spread across Devon's roads this Christmas as the county braces for the worst of the winter weather.

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Monday, December 23, 2019

The winners of a decorative bauble competition held by a Sidmouth shop have been revealed.

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Monday, December 23, 2019

A Sidmouth payphone - which has made just three calls in the last year - could be decommissioned.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Two injured people had to be extracted from a crash in Sidbury this morning.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

More than 40 vehicles were stopped in Sidmouth as part of a speeding operation - with nine drivers reprimanded for various offences.

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Devon is set to be lashed by wind, rain and could be prone to flooding during the next three days, the Met Office has warned.

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

A trio of businesses in Sidmouth have been commended for their festive window displays - each bagging a certificate and bottle of fizz.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

A Sidmouth café owner has spoken of her heartbreak after a bag of cherished Christmas decorations - some more than 20 years old - were thought to be stolen while she worked.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

A 'city-style café in a seaside town' will officially open in Sidmouth tomorrow (December 18).

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Monday, December 16, 2019

Tractors across East Devon have been raided by thieves - and stripped of their GPS guidance systems.

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

An 'unsustainable' physiotherapy centre in Sidford could downsize - and partially transform into a flat - if an application receives the go-ahead from district planners.

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Friday, November 22, 2019

Widespread disruption is forecast for much of Devon this weekend as the county braces itself for a band of persistent rain and potential flooding.

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Monday, November 11, 2019

A Sidmouth café has been sold for an undisclosed sum.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

People are being urged to have a potentially life-saving free flu vaccination at their doctor's surgery by Ottery and Honiton GPs.

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

A prospective East Devon Parliamentary candidate for the Liberal Democrats will champion the 'Stop Brexit' campaign at the coming General Election.

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

A Sidmouth trader who launched a petition to oppose plans to turn a car park into a pay-and-display facility says nearly 1,000 people have backed his cause.

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Sunday, October 20, 2019

Residents in Ottery could enjoy broadband speeds up to 18 times faster than the current UK average after a new trial was announced.

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Friday, October 18, 2019

An Ottery coffee shop owner has pulled a U-turn on a decision to close its play area - a move he said was prompted by 'continued negativity'.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Wellwishers - including friends and classmates of a boy found dead in his Sidmouth home - have paid their respects to him.

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

A 'bigger, better and safer' food festival will be staged in Ottery next year - at a new venue.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

The district council says it will receive an extra £1.5million for the sale of its former Knowle headquarters to developer PegasusLife.

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