16:55

Here’s a sight you don’t expect to see in an East Devon village - a kookaburra whose native home is 12,000 miles away in Australia.

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Axminster
09:20

Devon and Cornwall Police has asked that people do not make journeys to its force area this weekend, nor next weekend which is the Easter Bank Holiday, unless essential.

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Wed, 16:47

Firefighters from Seaton and two crews from Sidmouth were called to a two-storey property in Branscombe today (Wednesday, April 1) after reports that there was smoke in an attic.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

A selection of much-loved National Theatre live productions is to be made available to watch on YouTube for free over the next two months.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

A Devon charity is urgently appealing for funding after losing a predicted £1 million in the next three months due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

East Devon Luncheon Club welcomed Barry Johnston, son of legendary cricketing commentator Brian Johnston, to its last meeting of the year.

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Sidmouth
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

HM Coastguard is urging people to think carefully before visiting coastal areas in East Devon and West Dorset

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Devon and Cornwall police are planning targeted patrols to ensure the Prime Minister’s tough new Coronavirus measures are adhered to.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Fears that an elderly person was trapped in a burning flat at Sidmouth saw firefighters from three towns called to the scene yesterday (Sunday, March 22).

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Sidmouth
Friday, March 20, 2020

The Axe Vale Show - one of East Devon’s biggest summer events - has been cancelled because of Coronavirus.

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Axminster
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Conservative members of East Devon District Council (EDDC) are calling for all meetings of the authority to be suspended during the Coronavirus crisis.

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Axminster Carpets, which went into administration last month with the loss of 80 jobs, has been rescued.

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Axminster
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Average council tax payers in East Devon are being asked to pay an extra £5 a year by the district council.

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Axminster
Thursday, February 27, 2020

Ottery St Mary Hospital League of Friends has pledged a massive £50,000 during the past year to support Hospiscare’s vision to provide specialist end-of-life care in the community.

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Ottery
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Runners from all parts of the UK and overseas will gather in Seaton on Sunday, March 8, to take part in the tough Grizzly race.

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Seaton
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Teams of Scouts from across East Devon demonstrated their culinary skills at their district cooking competition.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

BBC TV’s jewellery expert John Benjamin was guest speaker at The East Devon Luncheon Club’s February meeting in Sidmouth.

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Sidmouth
Sunday, February 23, 2020

Firefighters from Ottery St Mary and Danes Castle, Middlemoor, tackled a blaze in a house at Rockbeare early this morning (4.25am, Sunday February 23).

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Ottery
Thursday, February 20, 2020

A card from The Queen and a bottle of his favourite sherry were amongst the many highlights at Joe Daniels’ 108th birthday party yesterday (Wednesday, February 19).

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Seaton Sidmouth
Monday, February 17, 2020

A teacher at Colyton Grammar School has been cautioned by the police regarding a matter of professional misconduct.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Members of Seaton, Beer and District Branch of the RNLI are in buoyant mood after raising more than £420 at their annual SOS table top sale.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

One person was freed from a vehicle and the two drivers were taken to hospital after a collision involving a car and a lorry on the A3052

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Firefighters from Ottery St Mary were called to free an elderly man whose arm was trapped in an external drain yesterday morning (Thursday, February 13).

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Ottery
Sunday, February 9, 2020

Coastguards carrying out rescue missions in Lyme Bay can now call on two new state-of-the-art aircraft to help in any search.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

A 26-year-old Sidmouth man has been released without charge following an incident involving armed police in Lyme Regis.

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Sidmouth
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

A 65-year-old Sidmouth man, who fell from the harbour wall at Lyme Regis, was rescued by two paddle boarders.

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Sidmouth
Thursday, January 16, 2020

A programme of ‘exciting and interesting talks’ is being planned by The East Devon Luncheon Club for the year ahead.

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Sidmouth
Thursday, January 2, 2020

People flocked to Beer on New Year’s Eve to welcome a new decade.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

An East Devon firm which employs around 50 people across four towns has won national acclaim.

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Axminster Honiton Seaton
Monday, December 16, 2019

Beer Primary School has received top marks following a visit by church education inspectors.

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