Yesterday, 15:00

Devon and Cornwall Police plan to hike council tax by £24 a year, to pay for more 85 more police officers on the streets.

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Cornwall Police
Yesterday, 09:12

An award winning farm manager will not face a retrial over the death of a young tractor driver who was killed in a trailer accident.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Simon Laws
Wed, 11:42

A father and son have pleaded guilty to attacking a man at his home in Sidmouth.

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Exeter Crown Court
Friday, February 15, 2019

Council chiefs have been rebuked following the sale of public assets at the former Knowle HQ in Sidmouth.

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East Devon District Council Sidmouth Town Council
Friday, February 15, 2019

Any new homes built in the Sid Valley would not be allowed to be used as a ‘second home’ if the area’s Neighbourhood Plan is approved.

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East Devon District Council
Thursday, February 14, 2019

An online groomer was trapped by a group of paedophile hunters after arranging to meet what he thought was a 14-year-old girl outside a cinema in Exeter.

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Exeter Crown Court Devon Exeter
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The closing speeches in the trial of a farm manager and his employers who are accused of manslaughter have begun.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Simon Laws
Friday, February 1, 2019

An indoor sports stadium and concert arena with a capacity for 20,000 people could be built in the Greater Exeter area.

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Devon County Council East Devon District Council Exeter
Monday, January 28, 2019

A chat room predator was caught by a group of online ‘paedophile hunters’ after he arranged to meet a 13-year old girl at a pizza restaurant, a court heard.

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Plymouth Exeter
Thursday, January 24, 2019

An award-winning farm manager has denied causing the death of a young tractor driver and told a jury that the tragedy haunts him every day.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Sidmouth College
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Residents may have to pay an extra £5 a year if the go-ahead is given to raise council tax on properties across the district.

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Devon County Council East Devon District Council Cornwall Police
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

A jury was due be taken today (Tuesday) to see the trailer involved in an accident that killed a young farm worker.

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Kevin Dorman George Perrott Sidmouth College
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Developers in East Devon will be charged for supplying new build properties with recycling and waste containers.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The father of a farm worker who was killed in a trailer crash has told a jury he was ‘grinning like a Cheshire cat’ just minutes before the accident.

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George Perrott Kevin Dorman Simon Laws
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A young farm worker was killed after the brakes on a trailer failed and it fell down a slope, a court has heard.

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Kevin Dorman Simon Laws Exeter Crown Court
Sunday, January 13, 2019

A free course aimed at improving the wellbeing of people in later life will be coming to Ottery in the new year.

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

The recent concert of the Sidmouth Choral Society in the parish church marked the start of a new phase in its long and distinguished history.

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Neglected and abused children in Devon are increasingly likely to be at risk of significant harm by the time social services reach them, figures show.

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Devon County Council United Kingdom
Friday, December 14, 2018

The number of people using food banks in the Sid Valley has more than doubled in the last six months.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

An alleged hammer attacker was found with a note in his pocket setting out how he planned to lie in wait for his victim, a court heard.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

A dealer who sold drugs openly in sight of shoppers and families has been jailed after being caught in a series of police stings.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Resident parking could soon be introduced in the centre of Sidmouth.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A visitor to Sidmouth has admitted to sexually assaulting a woman in the town.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Feet will be tapping and heads will be nodding at a special Christmas concert next week.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Two young virtuosi stars are teaming up for a special concert in Sidmouth.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

An animal sanctuary is full of dogs that won’t have a home this Christmas.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A Sidford man who was found with thousands of child abuse images has been ordered to complete a sex offenders course.

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Monday, October 22, 2018

A former town crier from Topsham who admitted causing the death of his partner in a road accident in which she fell out of her wheelchair, has been warned he faces jail.

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

A burglar who tried to steal tools from a barn has been jailed after a quick-witted farmer jumped off his tractor and caught him red handed.

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